Stretch Marks and Tummy Tuck


Some facts about stretch mark:

  • Stretch marks are actual thin layer of the skin. They form where the weight gain or during pregnancy.
  • Stretch mark can form anywhere on the body, But in most of the cases it seen on the abdomen, breast, and arms.
  • Stretch marks can be removed by using some procedures i.e. abdominoplasty(tummy tuck) or mastopexy (breast lift)


What is tummy tuck?

Tummy tuck is a medical procedure, which removes excess skin and fats from the middle and upper body area to tighten and contour muscles.

Dr. Prashant Yadav receives the number of requests for tummy tuck procedure. Tummy tuck fat removal procedure is popular one because it addresses by eliminating excess fat.

How is Tummy Tuck Procedure done to remove stretch marks?

Tummy tuck surgery procedure done by an incision to remove the loose skin, stretch marks and excess skin on the lower and below belly. The length of the incision is depend on the amount of looser skin is to be removed. The incision lengths varies as short as 6 inches and as long as the entire body lift.

What is the recovery period?

After the surgery procedure, an overnight stay at the clinic must common. As per the type of surgery and technique used, you may need hospitalized two or three days.

For first few days, your abdomen feels tighter and you may feel some pain, which can be covered with pain-killers. You will also feel discomfort on your abdomen, it may feel like stretched when you stand and walk. The recovery period of this procedure may take several weeks. Scarring may appear for first few months but it’s normal.

How much Tummy tuck cost?

The cost of tummy tuck surgery vary from patient to patient, or depend on what amount of fat is to be removed. The average cost of tummy tuck surgery may include:

  • Surgeons fee
  • Procedure or technique used
  • Medications after surgery


Dezire Clinic is one of the India’s leading providers of cosmetic and plastic surgery. To make an appointment please visit Dezire Clinic– Pune.