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Why am I having painful sex after thigh and butt lift

I am 3 months post-op from a medial thigh lift and butt lift.
I also had a belt lift on the back side as I had a tummmy tuck ten years ago and wanted to get the back side done as well. I look great after surgery and was quite happy until, I found sex with my husband quit painful...It feels like my Rectum and Vagina have been moved closer together and the pressure is painful! i don't want my active sex life with my husband destroyed!! HELP!!

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Cosmetic surgeon
Laguna Beach, CA
United States
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  Painful Sex Post Surgeries
April 5, 2011 12:04 AM

First and foremost, I have no experience in thigh and buttock lifts nor do I have experience in tummy tuck revision. I am a urogynecologist and aesthetic vaginal surgeon. However, I deal (more)
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