tummy tuck

What is a Tummy Tuck? Although tummy tucks are a widely performed procedure in the United States, most people don’t understand everything that goes into achieving the best result. A tummy tuck is one of the most life-changing procedures available in cosmetic surgery. A flabby belly with or without stretch marks can be transformed into…

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Joseph T Cruise, MD and his staff at Cruise Plastic Surgery in Newport Beach had the pleasure of assisting their patient Stacey Stevens with her journey towards re-gaining her body back after gaining 100 pounds with each of her two back to back pregnancies. After fully recovering from a mommy makeover to restore her breasts…

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A 35 year old patient of Dr. Joseph T. Cruise lost 235 pounds over a six and half year period leaving extreme amounts of excess skin and sagging. In an attempt to complete her weight loss journey, she had a tummy tuck and breast augmentation to improve her overall body appearance, which has resulted in…

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Saying Goodbye to Summer May Mean Saying Hello to the New You!  One of the most common questions asked during a prospective patient’s consultation for cosmetic surgery; “when is the best time to have my procedure done?” While some patients don’t have the luxury of choosing the best time of year based on our recommendations,…

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Orange County Tummy Tuck Patient When Orange County patients consider having a tummy tuck, the obvious common goal is to have an attractive flat stomach and flat incision that can be hidden with clothing. Unfortunately, most Orange County tummy tuck surgeons fear performing a tummy tuck with liposuction, which is what is needed to obtain…

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Orange County tummy tuck patients desire lower incision placement on the abdomen following abdominoplasty surgery (i.e tummy tuck). Many women in Orange County wear low cut pants and/or bikinis, which poses a problem when using traditional tummy tuck techniques, because the incision typically shows. Recognizing this issue, Joseph T Cruise, MD solves this problem with…

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