Patient Spotlight: “Feeling beautiful, healthy, and rejuvenated inside and out”

Jane, one of Dr. Shahram Salemy’s patient, was featured on Realself. She explained how undergoing a Mommy Makeover helped transformed her life. Her procedures included a breast lift, tummy tuck, and labiaplasty. Read more about Jane’s story on Realself

Video: Mommy Makeover Helps Mom Reclaim Her Pre-Pregnancy Body

“I feel comfortable in my own skin.” In this popular mommy makeover video, we follow Sara Hagen from Bozeman, Montana, who, after researching surgeons extensively, traveled across two states to work specifically with Award-Winning Seattle Plastic Surgeon Dr. Shahram Salemy. Dr. Salemy and his staff helped Sara plan the logistics of her visit, surgery and…

Featured Video: Amanda Pearson, Mommy Makeover

“The procedure, a mommy makeover, is to become that person you were before you had children on the outside, and have your own identity, and feel beautiful, because that’s so important as a mother, to feel beautiful.” -Amanda Pearson, Issaquah, WA After 2 years, we are circling back to Amanda’s story:  Dr. Salemy’s “mommy makeover”…

Custom Tummy Tucks?

Abdominoplasties, also known as “Tummy Tucks”, are often employed by men and women after their bodies have suffered the effects of aging, heredity, prior surgeries, heredity and pregnancy.  Tummy Tucks are quite popular cosmetic procedures, can be an excellent option for individuals with otherwise normal weight and body proportion but who suffer from saggy abdominal…

Mommy Makeover FAQ

Question: Does my Mommy Makeover have to be performed in 3 separate surgeries? Read what Board-Certified Seattle Cosmetic Surgeon had to say about another surgeon’s recommendation to have a Mommy Makeover completed in 3 separate surgeries.  (Big Hint: Healthy patients with reasonable anatomies can often enjoy combined, less costly procedures with reduced recovery times!) Read…

Mommy Makeovers Can Often Transform Lives

This Seattle patient regained her self-confidence and reclaimed her life after having undergone a Mommy Makeover by Seattle Plastic Surgeon Dr. Shahram Salemy.  Many moms, despite a commitment to dieting, exercising and leading a healthy lifestyle, are often unable to overcome all of the effects of pregnancy (skin and muscle laxity, fat redistribution, stretching, and…

Many Women Have Long-Term Weight Loss after “Tummy Tuck”

Most Overweight Patients Show Lasting Weight Loss One Year after Abdominoplasty A preliminary study revealed that many abdominoplasty (“tummy tuck“) patients may experience significant and long-term weight loss, especially those who were obese or overweight before their procedure.  The study was detailed by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), the world’s largest organization of…

Celebrities Bouncing Back Quickly After Pregnancy: Did They Have a Mommy Makeover?

With celebrities seeming to bounce back quickly after pregnancy, you may be wondering if they have undergone a “mommy makeover”.  While we continue to wonder, here are the basics of a “mommy makeover” if you are considering undergoing one yourself. A “mommy makeover” is becoming an increasingly popular option for women who want to reclaim…

"What happens during a Mommy Makeover?": A Review by Seattle Plastic Surgeon Dr. Shahram Salemy

The term “mommy makeover” is thrown around a lot on line and in various forums, and folks often ask me what exactly it is and if they are a good candidate for one.  Basically, a “Mommy Makeover” involved 2 or more procedures performed during one surgery to help get you looking your best after pregnancy,…