Obesity causes the body and face to lose their aesthetic beauty. Patients with a body mass index above the threshold can achieve their ideal weight by undergoing surgery using a variety of methods. In some patients, however, sagging skin and sagging parts of the body can occur during this time despite a healthy diet and exercise. Post-bariatric surgery is a series of cosmetic surgeries that are performed to correct these problems. Affected can reach within 12-15 months after gastric surgery. Those affected have to maintain their ideal weight for at least 3 months in order to be able to perform post-bariatric surgery.
The length of the hospital stay depends on the operation, the duration of the operation and the patient's condition. He can be discharged within 1-3 days on average. After the operation, special corsets should be used for the times set by the doctor. The patient's quality of life and self-confidence are significantly increased after the operation.
In principle, all those affected can undergo this operation if there are no health problems. Choosing a doctor is very important in post-bariatric surgery. Most surgeries are performed by plastic surgeons.
Which operations are post-bariatric surgery?
- Tummy tuck
- Leg lift
- Arm lift
- Breast reduction, breast lift
- Gluteoplasty, body lift
- Liposuction and other fat injection treatments
This series of operations is planned by the doctor and performed at certain intervals. Sufferers can have one or more of these operations performed.
These are surgical interventions that are performed under general anesthesia. You will have to stay in the hospital for a few days. Then rest at home. Your doctor will inform you at any time.
After the desired body change with plastic surgery through obesity surgery is completed, it is time for the aesthetic procedures on the face. A facelift, forehead lift or eyebrow lift may be necessary depending on your needs and the condition of your face. With the planning that you do with your doctor, these aesthetic procedures will be completed in the correct order.
Reaching your dream body is not always easy. Post-bariatric surgery can be easier than you think with exercise and diet.