Tummy Tuck Surgery

Flat Stomach — Body Procedures in  Binghamton, NY

Tummy Tucks

Experience the look of a flatter stomach with a tummy tuck or abdominoplasty from Dr. Mata. Excess skin and fat from the middle and lower abdomen are removed, tightening the muscles of the abdominal wall and reducing the appearance of a protruding abdomen.



  • How is the procedure performed?
    • Anesthesia is administered, once the patient is asleep, the procedure will begin by a curved horizontal incision right above the vaginal area but below the belly button. After the skin is hoisted the muscles of the abdominal are repaired to close the gap of the tummy. The skin is then pulled down, and if excess skin is left, it will or can be removed. The incision is closed with sutures and the wound is then wrapped.
  • How long does the procedure take?
    • On average a tummy tuck can take up to 45 minutes to 3 hours
  • What is the recovery time?
    • This procedure can take a few months to fully recovery, for more details call the office of Dr. Mata at Binghamton Plastic Surgery.
  • Will the procedure require an overnight hospital stay?
    • Dr. Mata usually admits patients for an overnight stay to monitor the patient closely after the procedure.
  • Who is the ideal candidate for this procedure?
    • Candidates must be healthy, have good expectations for themselves, are non-smokers, and aren't happy with the way their stomach looks and feels.
  • How much pain is involved?
    • There will be some soreness and swelling after the procedure, however, the doctors will prescribe medication for you to help ease the pain.
  • How much does this procedure cost?
    • On average a tummy tuck can cost up to $5,400, however this is an average, each plastic surgeon varies with pricing. Call today to speak with a specialist at Binghamton Plastic Surgery and see what they can do for you.

Contact us for tummy tucks and body contouring that helps make your clothes fit better.