How Long is Recovery with a Scar Less Tummy Tuck?

Want to flatten and smooth away a tummy pooch – one that won’t seem to respond to your best diet and exercise regimen?

If that’s the case, it’s time to learn more about board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Vitolo’s Scar Less tummy tuck procedure.

The goal of this procedure is simple: repair damaged abdominal muscles and remove excess skin without leaving behind a scar that is as long as seen in a  traditional tummy tuck. The scar less tummy tuck is best performed on patients that need an abdominal muscle correction and that have a small amount of excess skin.  This procedure uses an endoscopic approach so that the abdominal muscles can be tightened through a small incision.

Read on to learn more about this exciting procedure, including how long your Scar Less tummy tuck recovery might be!


*Individual results may vary

Expected Recovery Times with a Scar Less Tummy Tuck

Every patient is different, meaning your recovery time won’t be the same as someone else. 

However, one of the biggest advantages to the Scar Less tummy tuck is that it takes minimal time to recover from this procedure. In fact, most people are able to go back to work just a few days after surgery, making it one of the fastest recovery periods for a surgical procedure today!

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When Will You See Your Tummy Tuck Results?

You’ll be able to see your Scar Less tummy tuck results right away. Any stomach pooch you had will be flattened out, leaving behind a more contoured and smooth abdomen. 

You’ll be able to see your final tummy tuck results after a few weeks, once minor swelling and bruising have gone away. Dr. Vitolo uses the smallest incision that is necessary to remove the excess skin. 

“There is absolutely no one better than Dr. Vitolo. He truly has hands of gold. I barely have scars, the procedure was flawless and my life has completely changed for the better. Without a doubt, he is the best plastic surgeon.” *

NAHappy Patient


Take the Next Step

Want to see if the Scar Less Tummy Tuck is a good choice for you?

Schedule a consultation with board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Vitolo at his plastic surgery practice by filling out the consultation form on this page or by calling 718-619-8869 to get more information or to make an appointment at one of his 3 offices. 

During this difficult time of the Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic we have taken precautions to protect our patients and staff from danger.  Dr Vitolo is offering complimentary Virtual Consultations on your computer, smartphone, or tablet for all procedures. To request a consultation with Dr. Vitolo call 718-619-8869.

Dr. Vitolo serves the greater New York Metropolitan area including Manhattan, Staten  Island, Brooklyn, and New Jersey.

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