Diets & Weight Loss

Belly Button Surgery

Surgery to create a particular shaped belly button including a belly button that sits "in" rather than stands "out"; also known as "umbilicoplasty"

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Answer: Underwear model Karolina Kurkova has no belly button. Is a barely-there navel for cosmetic or medical reasons? The newspapers call it the "riddle of the £2.5m beauty". The beauty in question is Czech supermodel Karolina Kurkova. The riddle is her non-existent belly button.

 


Belly Button Surgery Related Products and News

New Arizona plastic surgery trend: Fixing belly buttons

KTAR.com
It's called an umbilicoplasty -- a big word for such a little bitty thing -- but Dr. Pablo Prichard, chief of plastic surgery at John C. Lincoln Hospital and senior partner at Advanced Aesthetic Associates, said there is a standard for the perfect ...
 

Today.com

Belly button makeovers: Computers help define the 'perfect' navel
Today.com
 

Death and Taxes

Navel-gazing surgeons finally decide what the perfect belly button looks like
Death and Taxes
 

Medical Daily

Belly Button Makeovers Offer The 'Perfect' Navel: Oval-Shaped Belly Buttons ...
Medical Daily
 

CNN

Chelsea Clinton baby watch: What we know
CNN
 

New reports of botched surgeries at West Palm Beach clinic spur more charges

Palm Beach Post
Some, such as the woman who had her belly button removed to correct problems with a botched tummy-tuck, already have spent thousands on reconstruction surgery. Others face bills as high as $20,000, Papero said. Since letters were sent out to former ...
 

Miami-based Gaumard's medical simulators provide human (like) touch

MiamiHerald.com
Gaumard, which is run by Eggert's wife, Daphne, traces its history to 1946 when its founder, Dr. George Blaine, who was a World War II trauma physician and Daphne Eggert's father, recognized how polymers used in reconstructive and battlefield surgery ...
 

Women more likely than men to develop gallstones

U-T San Diego
Because the technology uses one small incision through the belly button, one of the major benefits of Single-Site gallbladder surgery is the cosmetic advantage of its virtually scarless results. Other benefits include minimal pain, low blood loss, fast ...
 

Yep. Someone's Quantified the Perfect Belly Button Shape and Size

Glamour (blog)
As if us ladies needed another body part to scrutinize and judge, a team of surgeons in Singapore joined together to study photogenic belly buttons (so they picked a sampling of 37 Playboy models) and emerged all the wiser about what exact factors ...
 

Dr. Nahla Merhi Receives Special Certification to Treat Pelvic Floor Disorders

Chicago Tribune
Silver Cross Hospital is pleased to announce Nahla Merhi, M.D. has earned certification in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery from the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. As a board certified ... In addition to specializing in ...