I’m Dr. David Stoker, a board-certified plastic surgeon in Los Angeles, with a question that I often receive in our practice. What is a mommy makeover? It’s an excellent question involving three different procedures: a tummy tuck, breast surgery, and Liposuction. This treatment varies a lot depending on the person. For instance, there are different types of tummy tucks, extended tummy tucks with pubic lifts, mini tummy tucks, or lower tummy tucks.
Breast surgery could be a breast augmentation, a breast reduction, a breast lift, or some combination. Liposuction is also performed, but sometimes Liposuction is one or two areas other times, it’s ten areas. It depends on what the patient needs in my practice. Mommy Makeover treatments are always customized to the patient’s needs, but that is a common cluster of procedures that we call a “Mommy Makeover.