What to expect

Average Time:
Varies, depending on the amount of work required
Am I a good candidate?
Done having children and breast-feeding, non-smoker, want to restore body to pre-pregnancy look
Recovery instructions will be given to you post-surgery.
Bleeding, infection, scarring, pain, leakage or rupture, poor healing, uneven body contours, anesthesia risks, and change in nipple sensation
Both are possible.
The cost of the procedure will be discussed at your consultation with Dr. Peterson.

Pregnancy and breast-feeding can take a toll on your body, leaving loose skin and fat around the tummy, sagging breasts, and stretch marks. A Mommy Makeover is a bundled service that consists of a breast augmentation or lift, abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), and liposuction.

A breast augmentation will help improve the shape and lost volume by using breast implants. Depending on the condition of your breasts, Dr. Peterson may decide that a breast lift is a better procedure for your needs. A breast reduction may be performed if you feel your breasts are too large.

A tummy tuck removes excess skin and fat from the middle and lower abdomen while tightening the muscles of the abdominal wall. If skin elasticity is sufficient, liposuction, instead of a tummy tuck, may be used to remove unwanted fat.