Cost of Tummy Tuck Procedure

Cost of Tummy Tuck Procedure in North Brunswick, NJ and Princeton, NJ

Tummy tucks can be transformative and life-changing procedures. Talk to staff at Partridge Plastic Surgery to determine if it is right for you.Find out more about the average, affordable tummy tuck cost, contact us today or schedule an appointment online.. We have convenient locations in Princeton, NJ and North Brunswick, NJ.

Cost of Tummy Tuck Procedure Near Me in North Brunswick, NJ and Princeton, NJ
Cost of Tummy Tuck Procedure Near Me in North Brunswick, NJ and Princeton, NJ

Table of Contents:

What is the tummy tuck procedure?
How much does a tummy tuck cost?
What are the factors affecting the cost of a tummy tuck?
Who should get a tummy tuck?

What is the tummy tuck procedure?


An abdominoplasty, also known as a tummy tuck, improves the shape and appearance of the abdomen through cosmetic surgery.

The abdominal area is reshaped by removing excess skin and fat. Sutures are usually used to tighten abdominal fascia (connective tissue). In order to achieve a more toned appearance, the remaining skin is repositioned.

You may want to consider a tummy tuck if you have excess fat or skin around your belly button. Otherwise, you may elect to undergo a tummy tuck when the lower abdominal wall may be weak or you may have excess fat or skin around your belly button. Additionally, a tummy tuck can help you feel better about yourself.

How much does a tummy tuck cost?


According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the average cost of a tummy tuck is approximately $6,154, however, it can vary significantly. Anesthesia, operating room facilities or other related expenses are not included in this average cost. To properly determine your final fee, please contact Partridge Plastic Surgery.
Fees for tummy tuck surgery will vary depending on a surgeon’s experience, the type of procedure performed, and the location of the office.

A tummy tuck surgery or its complications are not covered by most health insurance plans, but many plastic surgeons offer patient financing plans.

What are the factors affecting the cost of a tummy tuck?


Plastic surgery costs can vary widely, including abdominoplasty. Your plastic surgeon’s location is a major determinant of price. Smaller, less populated areas like Bellevue will be more expensive than Los Angeles, New York City, and San Francisco. When traveling for plastic surgery, beware of prices that seem too good to be true. Your plastic surgeon should be board-certified and have an excellent reputation. As is the case at Partridge Plastic Surgery. Additionally, you should stay as close to home as possible after your tummy tuck so that you don’t have to worry about a long car ride or hotel stay.

Tummy tucks come in two main types: full and mini. A full abdominoplasty is recommended for 95% of patients considering abdominoplasty. However, the mini tummy tuck is a less intensive procedure and therefore costs less.

The majority of tummy tucks are outpatient procedures, which means you should be able to return home the same day. The cost of abdominoplasty will likely reflect an overnight stay recommended by your plastic surgeon.

Who should get a tummy tuck?


Tummy tucks are used to remove loose, excess skin and fat, as well as to tighten weak fascia. It is also possible to remove stretch marks and excess skin below the belly button with a tummy tuck. Stretch marks outside of this area cannot be corrected with a tummy tuck. If you have excess fat, weakened connective tissue in your abdomen, or poor skin elasticity, there could be a number of explanations.

For some excess fat different treatment options are better than others, however, the tummy tuck is often an excellent option.

The scar from your previous C-section may be incorporated into your tummy tuck scar if you previously had one.

Additionally, a tummy tuck can be performed in conjunction with other body contouring procedures, such as breast surgery. You may consider having a tummy tuck if you’ve had liposuction on your abdomen since liposuction removes only fat and tissue under the skin.

Tummy tucks can be transformative and life-changing procedures but unfortunately, they are not recommended for everyone. Individuals who are obese or planning to lose a substantial amount of weight are not ideal candidates. Nor are individuals with certain medical conditions or on certain medications. During your initial consultation staff at Partridge Plastic Surgery will help determine whether or not a tummy tuck is right for you.

Tummy tucks are available at Partridge Plastic Surgery. For more information, contact us today or schedule an appointment online. We have convenient locations in Princeton, NJ and North Brunswick, NJ. We serve patients from North Brunswick NJ, Princeton NJ, Edison NJ, Milltown NJ, Clyde NJ, New Brunswick NJ, Sayreville NJ, Rocky Hill NJ and surrounding areas.

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