The Center for Cosmetic Medicine

The Center for Cosmetic Medicine


Reduce the Appearance of Tummy Tuck Scars

The appearance of tummy tuck scarring can be reduced and revised. Let’s consider pre-op and post-op abdominoplasty scar therapy options.

Stuart Baker Aug 13, 2019

Tummy Tuck vs. Panniculectomy

A tummy tuck and panniculectomy can tighten skin around the abdomen. Dr. Stuart Baker describes the difference between the two procedures.

Stuart Baker Jan 31, 2019

Mommy Makeover Recovery

Here, we'll take a closer look at what to expect during the general mommy makeover recovery.

Stuart Baker Oct 14, 2017

Battle of the Bulge-Busters: Tummy Tuck vs. Abdominal Liposuction

Are you a good candidate for tummy tuck surgery? Or is abdominal liposuction the better body contouring solution for you? Find out for yourself!

Stuart Baker Aug 16, 2016

No Love for the Handles: Treatments for Flabby Flanks

Love handles and flabby flanks can affect body contour. There are many cosmetic surgery options for these issues.

Stuart Baker Apr 15, 2016

The Side Effects of Tummy Tuck Surgery

Common side effects of tummy tuck surgery (abdominoplasty) include pain, discomfort, bruising, swelling, and scarring.

Stuart Baker Apr 17, 2015

The Role That Compression Garments Play in Body Contouring Surgery

Compression garments play a vital role in healing after body contouring procedures such as liposuction and tummy tuck surgery.

Stuart Baker Nov 19, 2014

Beauty Refined: The Mini Tummy Tuck Technique

For patients who want simply to refine their abdominal contours, the mini tummy tuck offers a potentially ideal solution.

Stuart Baker Oct 21, 2014

Abdominoplasty Performed Using the Extended Tummy Tuck Technique

For patients who wish to dramatically redefine their contours, abdominoplasty using the extended tummy tuck technique may be ideal.

Stuart Baker Sep 15, 2014

The Use of Tummy Tuck Drains During Recovery

Dr. Stuart Baker explains the purpose of tummy tuck drains following surgery and gives patients an idea of how long these drains should be in…

Stuart Baker Mar 18, 2014

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