Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
159 Doctors are Online

What is the procedure for fat removal from tummy?

User rating for this question
Very Good
Answered by

Pediatrician, Pulmonology
Practicing since : 2003
Answered : 1803 Questions
I'm 5' 115 pounds I'm also thinking of something that will remove fat in my tummy area and love handles.What procedure would you recommend and a approximent price
Posted Thu, 30 Jan 2014 in General Health
Answered by Dr. Arun 27 hours later
Brief Answer: 5000 to 10000 dollars Detailed Answer: You can opt for liposuction and tummy tuck or abdominoplasty. This will remove excess fat and tighten muscles. Cost will vary from 5k to 10 k dollars in different centers. Regards
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Follow-up: What is the procedure for fat removal from tummy? 16 hours later
is this something i could do all in the same procedure,breast tummy tuck,or liposuction?Aproximently cost? And does this center except care credit
Answered by Dr. Arun 4 hours later
Brief Answer: No Detailed Answer: Usually these procedures are done separately. Usually not covered under insurance Care Total cost will be sum of two I mentioned.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Follow-up: What is the procedure for fat removal from tummy? 20 hours later
How long is the down time for these procedures ? When is the approximate time you can go back work?
Answered by Dr. Arun 5 hours later
Brief Answer: Downtime a week Detailed Answer: Usual downtime should be a week. You can go back to your job in 2 to 3 weeks. But cannot do heavy jobs and weightlifting for atleast 8 weeks
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Medical Procedures

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask a Doctor Now

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor