Tummy Tuck Specialist

Pink Plastic Surgery

Dr. Windy Olaya

Plastic Surgeon located in Orange, CA

Dr. Windy Olaya and her staff offer many reconstructive and restorative plastic surgery procedures, including tummy tucks and face lifts. Pink Plastic Surgery provides services to California residents who live in and around Orange and its neighborhoods.

Tummy Tuck Q & A

What is a Tummy Tuck?

A tummy tuck procedure, also known as an abdominoplasty, is performed to tighten and tone the tissues and skin of the stomach. A tummy tuck is often performed for several reasons. The procedure can remove unwanted fat along the abdomen and tighten the abdominal wall, which can be especially useful after multiple pregnancies. It also reduces excess sagging skin for those who have undergone an immense weight loss.

How Does Liposuction Work?

Liposuction works by removing excess fat with a surgical suction technique in areas where it tends to accumulates in large quantities. These areas include the abdomen, thighs, buttocks, hips, and lower back. During a liposuction procedure, the doctor maps out the treatment area and then makes an incision. A long wand is inserted through the incision and is used to break up and suction out the fat. Liposuction is used on larger areas of fat where laser procedures can be used to eliminate smaller pockets of fat in harder to reach areas.

What is SculpSureĀ®?

SculpSureĀ® is a body contouring laser procedure that targets the fatty deposits that seem to get passed by when it comes to exercise and liposuction. The laser targets hard to reach areas that are smaller and more remote than the larger sections targeted by liposuction and abdominoplasty procedures. SculpSureĀ® is non-invasive and offers very few side effects. The procedure lasts approximately 25 minutes. Initial results are apparent after the first three to six weeks, while the final result will be noticeable after three or four months. The results of a body contouring procedure are long lasting and will not have to be repeated unless the person gains more weight.

Insurance Policy

Note that insurances are for Reconstructive Work, Breast Oncology and hernia repairs only, it does not cover Cosmetic Consults or Procedures. Although Dr. Olaya is contracted with all of these insurances, your insurance may require a referral from your primary care physician (particularly for HMOs). If you have Medicare or a PPO, please call and schedule your appointment. *Prior authorization is usually required after a referral to see Dr. Olaya has been obtained. Please contact your primary care doctor for a referral and feel free to let our office know if you need any assistance.*

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