Discover if you may be a candidtate for liposuction.
Liposuction can achieve fat reduction and improve body contours in areas that can't be reached through diet and exercise. Heredity is a powerful force and often the best way to combat fatty deposits left by genetics is through surgical intervention. Think of it as liposculpting; refining the contours and revealing the most beautiful you.
Select a surgeon that is an expert in liposuction and has refined techniques to precisely sculpt and refine. In addition he has written and lectured on the subject and takes a unique approach with every case, emphasizing the individual characteristics of each patient and the desired outcome. It is not a substitute for weight loss but rather a tool to elevate the achieving a healthy body weight and the commitment to embracing a long-term healthy lifestyle to support optimal well-being.
You may be a good candidate for liposuction if you have excess fat or desire contouring in any of the following areas:
- Abdomen and Waist
- Inner and Outer Thighs
- Hips and Buttocks
- Upper Arms
- Cheeks, Jowls, and Neck
- Inner Knees
Most surgeons use several liposuction techniques to achieve the best results. -Tumescent liposuction is the technique used by most plastic surgeons.
The PAL method, power-assisted lipo, uses a cannula that can easily move through tissue, minimizing the impact on surrounding tissues, allowing for easier healing Ultrasonic liposuction allows for extremely precise fat removal because the tip of the cannula in this procedure emits ultrasonic energy that liquefies the fat making it easier to remove.
Liposuction can be done on multiple areas during the same procedure. Patients should expect some bruising and swelling which will gradually abate during recovery. Healing time is different with every individual and the number of areas treated, but most patients start to see results in about 3 weeks with continued improvement as the body completes its natural healing process.