Meet Dr. Tumi
Dr. Tumi joined RVH (Royal Victoria Hospital) in Barrie in 2004 as a consultant plastic surgeon. He finished medical school in 1987 and then rotated in different surgical specialty fields (general surgery, orthopedic surgery and trauma surgery) before he joined the Tripoli Center for Plastic Surgery in 1989, where he stayed until 2004. He received his Canadian specialist certificate in plastic surgery from McMaster University and plastic surgery fellowship from the University of Toronto in 2001.
My journey began a few years ago when I decided enough was enough and I lost 120 pounds. Feeling amazing, having more energy, buying smaller clothes sizes, and learning to eat healthy choices I felt fantastic and that I did it for myself. The only thing I did not feel good about was all the extra the skin I was left with on my tummy area. I felt embarrassed and I could not fully enjoy all my weight loss.
7 years later I finally decided to look into talking to a plastic surgeon about removing the skin. I made the appointment with my family Doctor and he mentioned one Doctor only… Dr.Tumi. He said he only has ever heard good things about this Doctor. My friend is a nurse at RVH and I mentioned to her about wanting the procedure and she too mentioned Dr.Tumi. […]
- To lift or to augment and what’s the difference? - Breast augmentation (breast implants) is a popular procedure that many women have benefited from. This surgery will enhance the size of the breast. During this procedure, implants are inserted underneath the breast tissue or pectoral muscles. Alternatively, breast lifts (mastopexy) are becoming popular as well. This surgery will make breasts tighter, higher and smaller. During […]
- Introducing our new website! - Dr. Tumi and our team at the Barrie Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery Clinic, are excited to launch our newly designed and rejuvenated website. The site address remains the same (www.barrieplasticsurgery.com), but the look of the site has been completely reinvented and transformed. The home page offers a fresh new look, with bold colours and eye-catching imagery. […]