What is the difference between liposuction and abdominoplasty?

Liposuction is a procedure which removes excess fat through small metal cannulas inserted into the skin. A tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) is a procedure that involves a surgical incision across the lower abdomen to remove excess skin and fat. A good candidate for liposuction is someone who is relatively young (<40) with good skin tone and no stretch marks. A good candidate for a tummy tuck… READ MORE

Beverly Hills Mommy Makeover Video

I just finished editing a brief surgical video of a breast lift and tummy tuck, also known as a “mommy makeover”. The surgery was done one week ago and took about four hours to perform. The entire surgery was condensed down to less than five minutes in a brief video which can be found on my website as well as on my youtube channel: www.youtube.com/williambrunomd…. READ MORE

Beverly Hills tummy tuck

The best candidates for a tummy tuck in Beverly Hills are those patients who have excess skin, stretch marks and a bulge in the lower abdominal wall. Typically women who have completed having all their children are the best candidates for a tummy tuck. Occasionally these women may also need some liposuction of their love handle areas at the same time to give an even… READ MORE

Tummy tuck vs. Liposuction

Patients will often wonder if they should have a tummy tuck Beverly Hills or liposuction Beverly Hills. The answer depends on the quality of the skin and distribution of fat. Basically, women who have had one or more pregnancies and have stretch marks and loose skin will benefit from a tummy tuck. A tummy tuck removes the loose skin and tightens the abdominal wall. Liposuction… READ MORE

Beverly Hills Tummy Tuck: how is the recovery?

Many women who experience pregnancy and childbirth are left with stretch marks and loose abdominal skin. A tummy tuck in Beverly Hills with Dr.Bruno can remove most of your unwanted skin and re-contour your torso. The surgery itself is performed under general anesthesia, and takes about 2-3 hours. Almost all patients return home the same day as a tummy tuck and take about one week… READ MORE