Are you suffering from loose skin in your lower abdomen? Did you loose significant weight and your abdomen skin won’t tighten back? Are stretch marks on your abdomen preventing you from hitting the beach or pool party in the swimsuit of your dreams? Did you have multiple pregnancies and your abdominal muscles won’t contract back to what they used to be? Then you are likely to be an excellent candidate for abdominoplasty plastic surgery with body contouring performed by the best plastic surgeon in Dubai and Riyadh Dr. Maher Alahdab.
The key to a successful tummy tuck in Dubai & Riyadh is a thorough and detailed consultation process. This is a procedure in which Dr. Maher Alahdab is renowned. A careful preoperative examination and listening to the patient’s concerns and desires will allow Dr. Alahdab to plan a procedure that works best for you! The ideal surgical plan will depend on the amount of loose skin, separation of abdominal muscles (AKA recti divergence) and excess fat in the abdomen. Many times application of the muscles and liposuction will be part of the surgery to give the most amazing results. Let Dr. Maher Alahdab give you the mommy makeover you deserve!
Patients used to be grateful for getting rid of loose skin but today the expectations are much higher. I work on all 3 layers of the abdomen to tighten the skin and provide a small curvy waste that is visually appealing
Dr. Maher Alahdab – ISAPS Plastic Surgery Conference, Riyadh 2018
Frequently Asked Questions
Why choose Dr. Maher Alahdab for my Procedure?
Abdominoplasty is a procedure that has evolved significantly over time. It used to be based on removing the excess skin from the lower abdomen, but it has become about so much more. Dr. Maher Alahdab performs the tummy tuck using the safest and most advanced techniques available.
With thousands of cases performed, he has the track record and experience to back this up and the results speak for themselves.
“Patients used to be grateful for getting rid of loose skin, but today the expectations are much higher. I work on all 3 layers of the abdomen to tighten the skin and provide a small curvy waste that is visually appealing.”
What is the procedure like?
The surgery can be performed as a day surgery procedure where the patient would go home on the same day. There are some patients that need or prefer to stay in the hospital overnight. The abdominoplasty is performed under general anesthesia and takes between two to three hours depending on whether liposuction and muscle application are needed or not.
After waking up there will be bandages on the abdomen and a medical pressure garment applied. A couple of wound drains will also be present. Medications are provided to increase comfort after the surgery.
The first follow up visit is typically after 4 days where the drains will be removed. No sutures need to be taken out as they dissolve on their own. The garment needs to be worn for a month after surgery.
What can be done to minimize the scars after surgery?
Scarring is inevitable whenever performing a surgical procedure that involves an incision like a mommy make-over. Dr. Maher Alahdab ensures that all measures are taken to keep post operative scarring to a minimum.
Being the best plastic surgeon in Dubai and Riyadh, Dr. Skilled meticulously performs closure of all wounds himself utilizing the most advanced wound closure techniques and materials.
After the surgery all patients will undergo a wound care and scar management protocol that will allow the final result to be as scar free as possible. At the core of this scar management protocol is silicon sheets. You can learn more about how to use silicone sheets in this Youtube video . Most patients eventually consider their scars gone.
More Dr. Maher Videos
Dr. Maher Alahdab has a vast library of reality TV style videos on Youtube showing why he is considered the best plastic surgeon in Dubai and Riyadh. These videos are both informative and entertaining and show the patient’s experience in a completely unfiltered way that is rarely seen among any plastic surgeon. The videos tackle many topics such as breast surgery, body contouring, “how to” instructions after plastic surgery as well as tackling some of the most controversial subjects in plastic surgery.