Unexpected Benefits of Tummy Tuck

Posted on November 1, 2018 by: Dr. Ronald DeMars

The cosmetic benefits of tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) are well-documented. By removing excess, flabby skin and fat, tummy tuck creates a more sculpted and toned abdomen that men and women can feel confident about. Unbeknownst to some patients, the procedure also offers several medical benefits. Read on as Portland plastic surgeon Dr. Ronald DeMars discusses these


Unexpected benefits of tummy tuck

Tummy Tuck vs. Extended Tummy Tuck

Posted on July 19, 2018 by: Dr. Ronald DeMars

Are you wondering the difference between a “Tummy Tuck” and an “Extended Tummy Tuck”? Dr. Ronald DeMars, Portland Plastic Surgeon, has a busy tummy tuck practice and often informs patients of the difference. Starting with the basics: a “Tummy Tuck”, also known as an Abdominoplasty, is done to tighten and flatten the tummy and is


Can I Have a Baby after Tummy Tuck?

Posted on March 2, 2018 by: Dr. Ronald DeMars

Abdominoplasty, or tummy tuck, is a surgical procedure designed to reverse the effects of pregnancy on the stomach. Most tummy tucks involve removing hanging abdominal skin, tightening the remaining skin, eliminating pockets of stubborn fat and repairing separated or damaged muscles. One of the most commonly asked questions about tummy tuck is whether a woman