Posted July 28, 2016 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSJanuary 22nd, 2020
Before & After: Tummy Tuck*
Great tummy tuck results begin with a personalized treatment plan that aligns with your goals.
In the first part of our tummy tuck talk with Dr. Parker, we learned what special steps he takes during an abdominoplasty procedure to ensure the most beautiful results possible for his New … click to continue reading
Posted July 18, 2016 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSJanuary 22nd, 2020Did you ever wonder what goes into creating a really beautiful tummy tuck result? We recently interviewed Dr. Parker, whom we consider an authority on tummy tuck surgery—he’s performed thousands of procedures with beautiful results. He shared with us fascinating details about techniques he uses to help reduce post-op discomfort, lower risk for unpleasant … click to continue reading
Posted July 29, 2015 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSJune 4th, 2018
Have you looked at before and after pictures of tummy tuck patients, seen amazing results, and thought to yourself, “I want that! But is it really worth it?” Online forums offer tons of helpful patient feedback, but with many stories tending to be at one extreme or the other, online chatter might make it even… click to continue reading
Posted June 19, 2013 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSMay 2nd, 2016
Laura, a 44-year-old mother of two, has always had a protruding abdomen. While she’s naturally very thin, even an intense exercise regimen wasn’t helping to reduce her abdomen.
“Even as a kid, I always had a belly. With my pregnancies, my abdomen got huge. I exercise like crazy, but my protruding abdomen was still there.… click to continue reading
Posted March 26, 2013 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSMay 2nd, 2016
A tummy tuck, the common term used to describe the process of removing unwanted pounds and/or skin from one’s abdomen, has long been assumed to be a way patients can make themselves look and feel better. However, the notion was only based on anecdotes and testimonials from patients as there was no sound medical research… click to continue reading
Posted March 19, 2013 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSMay 2nd, 2016
Leeann is a 27-year-old mother of two who had a lipoabdominoplasty (a tummy tuck with liposuction) and liposuction of her thighs just six weeks ago. Her recovery only required her to take two weeks off from work, and Leeann now looks so good that she found herself having to explain her new appearance.
“At first… click to continue reading
Posted March 5, 2013 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSMay 2nd, 2016
As a 37-year old mother of two, Bridgette felt her body never fully recovered after two back-to-back
pregnancies. Bridgette is a petite, 5’2” woman who gained a lot of weight carrying two 10 lb. babies.
“Even when I got back to my pre-pregnancy weight, my body just was not the same. My abdomen was
really… click to continue reading
Posted October 23, 2012 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSMay 2nd, 2016
Savannah was a winner when it came to weight loss. Over the course of a year she lost 65 pounds and has managed to keep it off since 2004. Savannah is very conscious of her diet and works out religiously in order to maintain her weight loss. Unfortunately, the weight loss left her with a… click to continue reading
Posted June 19, 2012 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSMay 2nd, 2016
Recently, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, released their 2011 Plastic Surgery Procedural Statistics Report. In this report, which was discussed on NBC’s “Today Show,” the stats show that that across the board procedure rates are up 5% from 2010 for men and women. The rise in procedures may be a marker of consumer confidence,… click to continue reading
Posted May 17, 2012 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSMay 2nd, 2016
Willa is a 39-year old married mom of twins, who recently came to Dr. Parker for a New Jersey tummy tuck. Willa had a history of gynecological surgeries first in her teens and most recently a hysterectomy at age 37. All of these abdominal surgeries combined with a twin pregnancy had left Willa with no… click to continue reading