Mommy Makeover


Do you want to address pregnancy-related changes to your body? Dr. Oren Lerman can help you realize your goals and reclaim your figure with a mommy makeover. This customized cosmetic plan can refine the look of the breasts, stomach, or virtually any other part of your body in a single comprehensive procedure.

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00:00:03.520 --> 00:00:08.360 A Mommy Makeover operation is a very common procedure. 00:00:08.360 --> 00:00:12.280 Everybody wants to know what is involved in a Mommy Makeover, and it's typically 00:00:12.310 --> 00:00:17.980 to restore the shape and appearance of a woman's breasts and body after pregnancy. 00:00:18.010 --> 00:00:22.280 There's more than one procedure that we do at the same time in order to address all 00:00:22.310 --> 00:00:26.060 the areas that get affected from pregnancy and childbirth. 00:00:26.080 --> 00:00:28.660 This very often includes a breast lift, 00:00:28.690 --> 00:00:34.180 breast reduction, or breast augmentation, and at the same time, 00:00:34.210 --> 00:00:39.920 abdominal surgery, like a tummy tuck and liposuction, to restore their waist and 00:00:39.950 --> 00:00:43.660 their abdominal appearance to improve their overall figure. 00:00:43.680 --> 00:00:45.720 Basically, put things back to where they 00:00:45.750 --> 00:00:50.100 were before or, better yet, to make them better than they were when they started. 00:00:50.120 --> 00:00:53.800 When you come in for a consultation for a Mommy Makeover, we're going to evaluate 00:00:53.830 --> 00:00:57.460 and examine all the areas that you're concerned about. 00:00:57.490 --> 00:01:01.940 Typically, it's the things that have changed during or after pregnancy. 00:01:01.970 --> 00:01:05.920 That's going to include your breasts, it's going to include your waistline, your 00:01:05.950 --> 00:01:09.770 abdomen, your hips, and sometimes also your buttocks. 00:01:09.800 --> 00:01:15.290 The procedures that we can do to improve these areas are going to include lipo 00:01:15.320 --> 00:01:21.520 suction, fat RAFTing, a tummy tuck, tighten your abdominal wall, fix the 00:01:21.550 --> 00:01:26.000 muscles of your abdomen to make it nice and strong again, improve your figure and 00:01:26.030 --> 00:01:30.020 your waistline, and at the same time, address your breasts. 00:01:30.050 --> 00:01:33.570 Using the same type of techniques that we might use for cosmetic breast 00:01:33.600 --> 00:01:38.210 augmentation, with a breast implant or a breast reduction to make your breasts 00:01:38.240 --> 00:01:43.980 smaller, and/or a breast lift to make them tighter and lifted at the same time. 00:01:44.010 --> 00:01:45.920 When we combine all those procedures 00:01:45.950 --> 00:01:51.140 together in one operation in one day, we call it a Mommy Makeover. 00:01:51.170 --> 00:01:53.440 A Mommy Makeover surgery will typically 00:01:53.470 --> 00:01:58.780 be a little bit longer than one single breast surgery or one single tummy surgery 00:01:58.810 --> 00:02:02.420 because we're adding multiple surgeries at the same time. 00:02:02.450 --> 00:02:06.290 It could be four hours, five hours, sometimes even a little bit longer. 00:02:06.320 --> 00:02:08.610 Typically, you would go home the same day, 00:02:08.640 --> 00:02:13.020 and the recovery is approximately two weeks if we're combining surgeries. 00:02:13.040 --> 00:02:16.040 You're going to be up and walking on the very first day after surgery. 00:02:16.040 --> 00:02:17.920 You're going to take some painkillers for 00:02:17.950 --> 00:02:21.300 a couple of days, but you'll feel fine after about a week. 00:02:21.330 --> 00:02:23.480 You have to avoid any strenuous physical 00:02:23.510 --> 00:02:27.800 activity or exercise, or stay out of work for about two weeks time. 00:02:27.830 --> 00:02:30.120 By the time you're a few weeks out from 00:02:30.120 --> 00:02:32.080 surgery, you'll be able to go back to all of your normal activities.

Dr. Oren Lerman

Oren Z. Lerman, MD

Dr. Oren Lerman performs a variety of cosmetic and reconstructive procedures with a specialty in reconstructive breast surgery. In fact, he is the director of breast reconstruction at Lenox Hill Hospital's Institute for Comprehensive Breast Care as well as the Microvascular and Cosmetic Breast Fellowship. In addition to the hospital, Dr. Lerman is affiliated with:

  • The New York Regional Society of Plastic Surgeons (Past President)
  • The American Board of Plastic Surgery (Diplomate)
  • The American College of Surgeons (Fellow)
  • The American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • The American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery

You can schedule a consultation with Dr. Lerman by filling out our online form or calling (212) 434-6980.

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"The one thing that is most important when we're doing cosmetic surgery and aesthetic surgery of the face or the body is to make sure that the patient is happy afterwards..." Dr. Oren Lerman

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