What are the main risks of tummy tuck surgery?

What are the risks of a Tummy Tuck or Abdominoplasty procedure?

Thousands of people undergo successful tummy tuck or abdominoplasty procedures every year and are pleased with the results. Significant complications and major problems are infrequent although any surgical procedure carries risks and you should discuss this with your Plastic Surgeon. Risks include infection, hematoma, delayed healing, permanent numbness and anesthesia risks. Of course, you will have an incision or scar from the tummy tuck surgery and you must accept this in order to have a flatter improved abdomen.