What Are the Medical Benefits of a Tummy Tuck or Liposuction in Honolulu? Nell M on 08 Sep 2017
More and more people are seeking a tummy tuck in Honolulu and Dr. Wong and the staff at Honolulu Plastic Surgery are happy to set up a consultation with any prospective patient. In many cases, people get a tummy tuck or liposuction in Honolulu to look better at the beach and feel younger and more energetic. However, there are other reasons to get a tummy tuck, including for medical reasons.
A lot of times, people who lose a lot of weight quickly are left with loose skin hanging around their midsection. The hanging skin usually can’t be removed by a simple regimen of dieting and exercise, leaving a tummy tuck as the only option. While it definitely can go a long way in making your abdomen look nicer, a tummy tuck can also be medically required for people who develop rashes under overhanging abdominal skin. If such rashes do not go way by using prescription ointments, you might even be able to use insurance to pay for the procedure.
Another medical reason for having a tummy tuck or liposuction in Honolulu is to alleviate back pain. People with weak muscles in their abdomen can often have a condition known as back sway which puts more pressure on the back, leading to severe pain. A simple tummy tuck can restore tone to the abdominal muscles and lead to better posture which eliminates back sway.
Cosmetic surgery is an increasingly common option for people who want to feel and look their best. In a lot of cases, diet and exercise is simply not enough to eliminate loose skin and pockets of fat that remain around the stomach despite all of your best effort. The only way to really complete the process of toning your midsection and being able to show off your abdominal muscles is by putting the finishing touches on your work by getting a tummy tuck in Honolulu.
Looking good is not only about appearances. It also helps you feel good about yourself and the medical benefits of self-esteem and stress reduction are not to be discounted. Even if you think you are considering a tummy tuck solely for cosmetic purposes you could be surprised at the medical benefits that are an added bonus.
For more information a tummy tuck, liposuction, or breast augmentation in Honolulu, do not hesitate to reach out to Dr. Wong and the people at Honolulu Plastic Surgery. Our friendly staff will happily answer any questions or schedule a consultation. Call (808) 725-2114 today.
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