How much does a tummy tuck cost on the Gold Coast?

A tummy tuck procedure at the Cosmedic & Skin Clinic on the Gold Coast starts from $11,290. It is important to understand each surgical procedure is tailored to the requirements and desired outcome of each patient, so cost may vary.

What is a 369 tummy tuck?

A tummy tuck 360 generally includes both tummy tuck (removal of excess skin and fat) along with liposuction of the flanks and back. Lipo 360 does not include the removal of excess skin from the front and only includes liposuction of the abdomen, hips, flanks, and back.

Can a tummy tuck give you an hourglass figure?

“If you want to achieve the hourglass figure, a traditional tummy tuck won’t help as it only flattens and tautens the abdomen,” says Dr. Cortes. “On the other hand, the hourglass tummy tuck combines liposuction and fat grafting to create the hourglass shape.”

What do tummy tuck scars look like?

Here is a generalized guideline of what tummy tuck scars may look like at various points: Tummy tuck scars after surgery: The scar is generally thin and pink. The body immediately triggers a healing response to close the incision over the next few weeks.

How much does a tummy tuck cost Australia?

Typically the cost for a tummy tuck is anywhere between $9,000 (AUD) – $29,000. With no medicare rebates or private hospital cover typically the total out of pocket cost is between $18,000 and $29,000. If you have top private health cover, hospital fees of around $7,000 – $8,000 may be fully or partially covered.

What is mini tummy tuck?

While most people think the term “mini” simply implies a shorter incision, the actual medical definition of a mini tummy tuck refers to removing some skin in the lower abdomen without incising around the belly button or tightening the muscles above the belly button.

Does tummy tuck include lipo?

A tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) is a major surgical procedure requiring general anesthesia, and involves liposuction and excision to remove fat, plus a large excision of skin. The typical result is usually a flatter tummy with a large scar extending from the pubic area to the lower abdomen to anterior hips.

Does a tummy tuck make your boobs look bigger?

A: Tummy tuck does not affect breast shape/position Many patients are concerned if they have a tummy tuck it will lower their breast position. This is not true. A tummy tuck will have no impact on your breast shape or position.

Can you ruin a tummy tuck?

Can you ruin a tummy tuck? It’s possible to disrupt or lose the results that you achieved through a tummy tuck by gaining a significant amount of weight. However, fluctuations of about 10-15 pounds should not significantly change the results of a tummy tuck.

What hurts more C section or tummy tuck?

Generally speaking, most patients report easier recovery from tummy tuck surgery than C-section. Although patients vary in their pain tolerance and recovery, both procedures are comparable in terms of rehabilitation and mobility. I agree with most patients that the recovery from tummy tucks is probably easier.

What does your stomach look like after a tummy tuck?

Your Recovery The surgery makes your belly look flatter. Your belly will be sore and swollen for the first week after surgery. The skin on your stomach will be mostly numb for several weeks to months. Feeling will return slowly.

Where can I get a tummy tuck in Sydney?

At Cosmos Clinic, Tummy Tucks are undertaken by specialist plastic surgeon Dr Ellis Choy operating out of Sydney & Coffs Harbour. This procedure is for people with excessive loose skin and abdominal muscle separation. The procedure is performed under general anaesthetic.

Where can I get a tummy tuck photo?

More tummy tuck patient photos are available in our clinic during an event or a personal consultation with a Specialist Plastic Surgeon. Would you like us to call you? * Yes! Please Call Me!

Do you need liposuction for Gold Coast tummy tuck?

That being said, Dr. Doyle will use liposuction during the abdominoplasty procedure to help with final contouring. At Gold Coast Plastic Surgery we find that in particular women post-pregnancy (and who are not planning future pregnancies) and men and women who have experienced significant weight-loss, both benefit dramatically from abdominoplasty.

Who is the best surgeon for tummy tucks?

A Tummy Tuck or Abdominoplasty, is a procedure that removes excess skin and fat from the tummy whilst at the same time, tightening the abdominal muscles. At Cosmos Clinic, Tummy Tucks are undertaken by specialist plastic surgeon Dr Ellis Choy operating out of Sydney & Coffs Harbour.