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Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty)

For Those Who’ve Lost Weight, Had Children or Need A Confidence Boost

A tummy tuck, medically known as abdominoplasty, is a surgical procedure that removes excess skin and fat and rebuilds weak abdominal muscles for a smoother, slimmer abdominal profile. Tummy tuck surgery can be an ideal solution for both women and men who are struggling to sculpt the stomach they want despite regular exercise and healthy eating. It is one of the most popular body contouring procedures available, particularly for patients who wish to restore the appearance of their midsection after pregnancy or weight loss.

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This transformative procedure can help by:

  • Eliminating excess fat and skin from your midsection

  • Tightening weak or separated abdominal muscles

  • Flattening a “belly pooch” that is unresponsive to diet and exercise

  • Sculpting a firmer, flatter and more defined stomach

  • Improving the fit of clothing

  • Giving you long-lasting results and a renewed sense of confidence

Meet Dr. Itay Wiser and the Team of WiserMD

A tummy tuck at WiserMD of New York, New York, is an exciting opportunity to sculpt the figure you’ve always wanted. During your initial consultation, Dr. Wiser will inquire about your concerns, your lifestyle and your beauty goals. You will have the opportunity to visualize your potential results before surgery using our state-of-the-art 3D simulation system. This, combined with Dr. Wiser's expertise in aesthetic surgery of the breast and body, ensures you leave your consultation with confidence, knowing that the body you've dreamed of can be a reality. 


Dr. Wiser is a New York-licensed and Israeli board-certified plastic surgeon. He has spent years earning advanced degrees, completing specialty fellowship programs, authoring pieces in peer-reviewed scientific publications and presenting at international plastic surgery conferences. Together with his staff, Dr. Wiser builds relationships based on a foundation of honesty, mutual trust and realistic expectations. We believe in being accessible, accountable and consistent, and in keeping our core values at the heart of everything we do at WiserMD.

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Body Contouring Customized For You

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No two tummy tucks are the same. When you choose Dr. Wiser for your surgery, you can be confident that your treatment plan will be entirely customized. Dr. Wiser will take the time to get to know you and your concerns so he can create a procedure that meets your unique needs. Whether you’re looking for subtle tweaks or a total transformation, Dr. Wiser will design the tummy tuck that’s right for you. 


There are three types of abdominoplasty procedures, each of which takes about two hours to perform under general anesthesia. A full tummy tuck tightens lax abdominal muscles and achieves significant removal of excess skin and fat. A mini tummy tuck focuses on the muscles, skin and fat in the lower abdomen only. An extended tummy tuck removes excess skin from a larger area than a full tummy tuck, making it ideal for those who have lost a considerable amount of weight.

Tummy tuck surgery is commonly combined with other procedures to yield a full-body transformation. Liposuction, for example, is frequently used to provide additional fat reduction and contour refinements. Many women also choose to combine their tummy tuck with breast augmentation and/or a breast lift to restore their body after childbirth. This combination of procedures is commonly known as a mommy makeover.

Discover The Confidence to be Uniquely You

Expect to spend two to four weeks away from your daily activities after a tummy tuck. Activity restriction will be strict at first and you will have a compression garment to wear. Follow Dr. Wiser’s aftercare instructions closely to reduce swelling, increase your comfort and make the most of your new contours.


Although initial improvements are visible immediately after tummy tuck surgery, the most striking results emerge as the postoperative swelling subsides. Your midsection will be smoother, flatter and more proportionate with the rest of your figure. The scar will be in a location that can be hidden by most clothing and will fade substantially over time. 


Patients who have tummy tuck surgery choose to live their life confidently again. It takes gumption to have a child, lose weight or recognize that your body doesn’t look the way you want it to. With a tummy tuck, you can finally enjoy an abdomen that reflects your commitment to health and zest for life. Abdominoplasty, more than perhaps any other elective cosmetic surgery, has the power to dramatically improve patients’ quality of life.

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Exemplary Care and Life-Changing Results

Imagine waking up each day and feeling confident in what you see in the mirror. That is the goal Dr. Wiser has for every patient who walks through the doors of WiserMD. From your first consultation, to your surgery day, to the follow-ups to see how you’re enjoying your results, Dr. Wiser will be with you every step of the way. His passion for improving the doctor-patient relationship and attention to detail make the difference in consistently achieving beautiful and natural tummy tuck results.

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Schedule Your Tummy Tuck Consultation at WiserMD Today

​Having a child or losing a great deal of weight can transform your life for the better, but even the most beautiful milestones can have downsides. The changes your body undergoes during these events are significant and lasting. You may find yourself with a belly bulge, stubborn fat in places you never used to have it or sagging skin that makes you uncomfortable baring your midsection to the public, a partner or even yourself. If you’re ready to make a positive change, tummy tuck surgery may be right for you. Contact WiserMD today at 347-986-1291 to schedule your one-on-one consultation with Dr. Wiser.

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