Charlotte Mommy Makeover
The Mommy Makeover is a set of procedures that focuses on restoring your body back to its pre-baby shape. Pregnancy and breast feeding often affect the appearance of your breast, stomach, and body. A mommy makeover generally is a combination of a few of the following procedures:
Mommy Makeover procedure overview
A mommy makeover is designed to give mothers a more youthful yet natural overall appearance and more self-confident. After all, mothers want to feel beautiful too. The makeover can include a breast lift, with or without implants, tummy tuck and/or liposuction and facial rejuvenation. These procedures are intended to reduce pregnancy fat, tighten loose skin, and reduce the appearance of stretch marks. These changes help you feel more better about yourself, and a positive self-image can benefit you and your family.
Dr. Ditesheim’s approach to the Mommy Makeover
Each mommy makeover is unique to the individual. Our goal here at Ditesheim Cosmetic Surgery is to create a personal approach to suit your individual needs. In other words, a mommy makeover is a customized package made specifically for you be it surgical options as well as non-surgical treatments.
Board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Jeffrey Ditesheim is a perfectionist, making him the best choice for a surgery geared toward reversing the signs of childbirth. Dr. Ditesheim is adamant about creating personal empowerment by helping you achieve your goals.
“I cannot even begin to describe how wonderful and liberating it is not to be ashamed of my body anymore. Finally it is representative of all the effort I have put into maintaining my figure after the birth of my children. Your service and support has been exceptional and worth every penny!”J.G, Charlotte, North Carolina
Is Mommy Makeover surgery right for me?
Your decision to have a mommy makeover is personal. At your consultation, Dr. Ditesheim will listen closely to your goals and motivations, and inform you about all of your options to help you achieve the improvements you desire. You may be ready to pursue a mommy makeover if the following apply to you:
• You have completed growing your family.
• You have excess skin on your stomach that will not go away with diet and exercise.
• The size, shape and/or sagging of your breasts bothers you.
• You have extra weight gain that will not subside after living with a healthy diet and exercise.
• You feel that you look tired when you look in the mirror.
• You are a non-smoker or plan to quit smoking well in advance of the scheduled procedure.
Mommy Makeover pre-operative overview
Dr. Ditesheim and his experienced staff will provide you with pre-surgical information that includes guidelines about drinking, smoking and avoiding certain vitamins and medications. Dr. Ditesheim’s caring staff has a wealth of experience in preparing families for the recovery process and ensuring a predictable, smooth process.
Mommy Makeover surgery
Mommy makeover procedures are highly customized depending on your individual desired outcome. This individualization creates variations in surgery times that range from 2 to 5 hours. The procedure is done as an outpatient, under general anesthesia administered by a physician anesthesiologist to minimize discomfort during the procedure.
The procedure may be performed in a partner hospital near the office or in our own AAAASF (American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities) accredited surgical suite to ensure the highest level of safety and comfort. We believe that it is important for you to have options throughout your procedure and are committed to excellence.
Recovering from a Mommy Makeover
The recovery time varies for a mommy makeover depending upon the procedures you have done. The recovery time for a mommy makeover may be a little longer than from a one-procedure recovery. Our compassionate and professional staff at Ditesheim Cosmetic Surgery is emotionally supportive to help you handle any reaction to plastic surgery that you may experience. Please visit the links to the procedures to learn more about recovery for the procedures that may interest you the most.