Abdominoplasty (also known as a tummy tuck) is a surgical procedure that helps to flatten and shape the abdomen and waist by removing excess fat and skin and tightening muscles. The best candidates are those with pockets of fat and/or loose skin that haven’t responded well to diet and exercise.

Abdominoplasty can also be useful for women with stretched skin and muscles from pregnancy With a balanced diet and regular exercise, results are long lasting.