Liposuction

Is Liposuction Permanent?

For patients who have maintained a healthy lifestyle, but are consistently unable to get rid of certain pockets of fat, liposuction is often a good way to help attain their desired silhouette. However, a common concern I hear from patients who are considering this body contouring procedure is, “Are results permanent?” Simply put, yes. The fat cells that are removed during a liposuction treatment are effectively destroyed, and will be unable to reproduce. However, this does not mean you will be unable to gain weight again. After your procedure, any remaining fat cells in your body can potentially increase in…

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Need to Lose Some Winter Weight?

It’s quite common to overindulge a bit during the holidays, which is probably why so many people make a New Year’s resolution to be healthier and lose weight. However, some individuals may notice that even with proper diet and exercise, there are certain areas that seem resistant to change. Thankfully, these stubborn pockets of fat can be eliminated with liposuction, helping to create a more defined contour. Areas such as the abdomen, flanks (muffin top), and thighs can be addressed to help reveal the results you’ve been working so hard to achieve! If you’re concerned about a double chin and/or…

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Liposuction or Tummy Tuck: Which is Right for Me?

When patients seek body contouring procedures, a common question tends to arise: “Do I need liposuction or a tummy tuck?” Unfortunately, there is no simple answer to this question, because each patient has their own unique concerns and aesthetic goals. Depending on the patient’s desired outcome and overall health, I can help them select the procedure that is most appropriate for them. For example, a woman who is looking to eliminate loose skin and tighten her abdominal muscles as part of a mommy makeover will likely benefit more from a tummy tuck. However, if muscle tone and skin laxity are…

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Liposuction: Costs Vs. Benefits

Liposuction can be a safe and effective way to eliminate excess fat and achieve a more sculpted figure. Though most of my patients are aware of the benefits of liposuction when we sit down for the initial consultation, many wonder how the cost of the procedure might fit into their budget. To demystify the costs of the procedure, I’ve decided to break down exactly what makes up the total cost of this life changing procedure. My aim is to inform each of my patients about exactly what you are paying for, allowing you to make educated decisions about your finances…

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