Tummy Tuck
Making the Decision
  Understanding tummy tuck surgery
Is a tummy tuck for you?
Making the decision
Understanding the surgery
What to expect after surgery



A consultation with your plastic surgeon is the first step to learn how abdominal contour surgery or a tummy tuck can improve your body image and abdominal contour. A consultation is designed to fully educate you about tummy tuck in a non-pressured environment, and will include:

  • A discussion of your goals and an evaluation of your individual case.
  • The options available in tummy tuck surgery.
  • The likely outcomes of tummy tuck and any risks or potential complications.
  • The course of treatment recommended by your plastic surgeon.

Overall health and personal outlook can greatly impact the outcome of body contouring surgery, including tummy tuck. These will be carefully evaluated in your consultation with your plastic surgeon. The success of your procedure, safety and overall satisfaction require that you:

Honestly share your expectations

  • Fully disclose health history, current medications, the use of vitamins, herbal supplements,  alcohol, tobacco and drugs.
  • Understand what results can be expected from the procedure you decide to pursue.
  • Commit to following all of your plastic surgeon's instructions precisely.

By Making the decision to consult with your plastic surgeon and following all the instructions given, you are taking an important step in helping to assure your safety.




Geoffrey Kim, M.D.
Plastic Surgery & Med Spa
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5420 South Quebec Street Suite 204
Greenwood Village, CO 80111

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*Disclaimer: "Results will vary from person to person"