Case 8-Tummy TuckDr John Burns
Rectus diastasis occurs when the ab muscles separate during pregnancy. The separation can make a woman's belly stick out or bulge, and it certainly rattles confidence in a lot of women who are forced to make clothing choices based on hiding or concealing their stretched tummies.
In such cases, women can benefit from abdominal muscle repair in a tummy tuck procedure. By corset-stitching this patient's muscles and performing aggressive VASER lipo, Dr. Burns was able to completely flatten her abdominal profile and etch out her waistline. I