Pregnancy, childbirth and nursing are some of the most wondrous times of many women’s lives, but let’s face it they can cause dramatic changes in a woman’s body that can effect her overall appearance and self-esteem. Stretch marks, sagging skin and reduction of breast mass can take a toll on a woman’s body that diet and exercise just won’t bring back.
This has led to the tremendous growth in popularity of the plastic surgery procedure known as the Mommy Makeover, which is actually a combination of cosmetic surgery procedures combined into one surgery.
A Mommy Makeover Can Include a Combination of:
Mommy makeovers are a great way to solve two of the biggest post-pregnancy complaints women have in one operation. Both sagging abdominal skin and decreased breast volume can be addressed at the same time. But it should be noted that combining procedures into one surgery leads to longer time under anesthesia and potentially a greater risk of complications. Dr. Giles will explain the benefits and risks prior your undergoing any surgery and make sure you are mentally and physically prepared for the procedure.
“I provide my patients with an honest, accurate assessment so they can make an informed decision,” says Dr. Giles. “We discuss everything from benefits, risks and recovery to diet and lifestyle. It’s all about making the right choice for you.”
Mommy makeovers can be quite expensive, but by combining procedures into one surgery the cost is not as expensive as when each of the procedures is done separately.