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Category: Body Sculpting

Panniculectomy Vs. Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck): Understanding the Difference

Posted On: April 03, 2023 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

2 Minute Read:  Many patients are confused about the difference between a tummy tuck, abdominoplasty, and panniculectomy.  All three of these are very similar operations. In fact, abdominoplasty is simply the medical term for the better-known tummy tuck. This procedure removes excess skin after undermining the abdominal wall and tightening and plicating the rectus sheath […]

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Male Breast Reduction Procedure: A Case Study

Posted On: March 16, 2023 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

2 Minute Read:  Gynecomastia is a common condition characterized by enlarged male breasts. In many cases, the cause is unknown. However, some medical ailments and the use of certain substances may result in excessive glandular breast tissue, fat, or a combination of the two. Gynecomastia surgery is designed to reduce enlarged male breasts and restore […]

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Staging Large Tummy Tucks for Better Results

Posted On: February 02, 2023 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

Every week, patients come to our office for abdominoplasty (tummy tuck) consultations. These patients are evaluated for single versus double-stage abdominoplasty surgical procedures. In general, women with significantly large abdominal pannus require two-stage surgeries. Is Two-Stage Abdominoplasty Right for Me? All patients are evaluated during their consultation to determine whether or not they are a […]

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Breast and Body Sculpting in Early 2022

Posted On: April 18, 2022 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

It has been a very busy three months here at my Beverly Hills plastic surgery practice. As it has been for the past 25 years, the focus of my practice is mainly breast and body sculpting procedures. With the travel restriction being relaxed, I am very fortunate to have patients coming to Beverly Hills from […]

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Massive Weight Loss, Body Contouring

Posted On: April 08, 2021 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

1 Minute Read: After having bariatric bypass surgery and losing over one hundred pounds, this patient decided to have a panniculectomy surgery in Beverly Hills. Dr. Linder goes over his pre-op marking in preparation for the surgery. Below is a case study showing a patient that had a panniculectomy surgery. A 39-year-old female who lost […]

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Total Body Sculpting Beverly Hills

Posted On: November 20, 2020 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

Patients present to my practice weekly for body sculpting and total body makeovers, including breast implants, breast lifts and tummy tucks.  These mothers have often had multiple pregnancies and have had significant weight fluctuations associated with the pregnancy. This patient is a very typical example of a women who has gained over 70 pounds with […]

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Posted On: October 21, 2020 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

We perform abdominoplasty and tummy tuck procedures weekly in our Beverly Hills Surgery Center as our patients undergoing complete mommy makeover reconstruction, including augmentation, breast enhancement, mastopexy, body lipo contouring and abdominoplasty. The perfect tummy tuck requires multiple steps during the surgical procedure. The first step includes the incision site being made near the inferior position above […]

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Clarifying Expectations, View Before and After Photos

Posted On: May 30, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

Before and after photos are an excellent way to understand and help clarify expectations when determining the type of plastic surgery procedure one may be considering. For the past 20 years in my practice, I have recognized the benefit of before and after photos and have been honored to have thousands of my patients choose […]

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Body Sculpting: Total Body Makeover

Posted On: May 14, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

These examples show female patients who have had significant fluctuation in their weight associated with pregnancy, breastfeeding, and massive weight loss. As a result, they have undergone a combination surgical procedures like breast augmentation with breast lift surgery, breast augmentation with tummy tuck surgery, and breast reduction surgery. These women are excellent examples to how […]

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