The Truth About Tummy Tuck Drains
1 month ago - By Plastic Surgery Center of the South
One of the biggest concerns many people have when it comes to recovering from a tummy tuck at our Marietta practice is caring for surgical drains. These helpful devices can have a negative image and may seem daunting to deal with, but their role in recovery is a crucial one.
In this blog post, we'll let you in on the truth about tummy tuck drains: from what they really achieve to what it's really like living with them.
Surgical Drains 101
Put simply, surgical drains help relieve the buildup of inflammatory fluid that can occur after certain procedures. During tummy tuck recovery , this...
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