What is Post Bariatric Surgery?
Post bariatric surgery is the reconstructive procedures set that are performed after obesity or an important weight loss. These procedures aim to remove excess skin from different parts of the body in order to reshape and adjust the figure again.
Depending on the degree and amount of skin to be removed, the procedures can be the following:
- Classic tummy tuck.
- Extended tummy tuck.
- Circumferential tummy tuck.
- Fleur de Lis tummy tuck.
- Reverse tummy tuck.
Average length: Variable
Most common anesthesia: Regional or general
Type of hospitalization: One night in hospital
Average Recovery Time: Variable
In order to choose the most suitable surgical technique for the patient, it will be necessary to make an evaluation appointment with Dr. Flores Valdivia to elaborate a medical record and a personalized treatment plan.