Can Getting A Tummy Tuck Help You Keep Weight Off?

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By CBS-8 Reporter

Most patients who undewent a tummy tuck managed to keep the weight off a year later.

A study published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery found the results were especially true for patietnts who were either obese or overweight prior to the procedure.

Doctors credit increased satiety or feeling full after eating for the long term weight loss.
 



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