There are a variety of names for liposuction, including lipo, liposculpture, lipoplasty and suction lipectomy. Whatever they call it, liposuction patients from Columbia and Baltimore, MD, and surrounding areas know that this body contouring procedure is an excellent way to address problem areas of fat that are resistant to diet and exercise.
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The number and location of fat cells you have is predetermined by genetics; your lifestyle determines the size of these fat cells. If you're determined to treat the bulges of problem fat that keep you from looking your best, Dr. Chang can help with liposuction. This popular procedure is used to enhance most areas of the body, including the:
Although you may have stubborn areas of fat that persist, the good news is that by dieting and exercising, you've done your part to look better. With liposuction, Dr. Chang can take care of the rest and help you to look your best.
Along with breast enhancement surgery, women often choose liposuction as part of a mommy makeover procedure. Mommy makeovers can enhance the body after pregnancy by restoring the look of the abdomen, breasts, and face.
Enter the doors of Columbia Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and you will immediately find an environment seemingly designed just for you – it was. And in Dr. Chang, you will find a plastic surgeon who will treat you like you are his number one patient – you are. Therefore, at your consultation, you will have all the time you need to have all of your questions about liposuction answered, as well as any concerns about the body contouring procedure addressed.
After carefully assessing your goals, body type and lifestyle, Dr. Chang will explain the various liposuction treatments available to you today, including tumescent liposuction, the super-wet technique, ultrasound-assisted liposuction, and Smartlipo MPX™ laser-assisted liposuction – as well as make his recommendation. In general, regardless of the type, liposuction can take from as little as 1 hour to as long as 5, depending upon the volume of problem fat being removed. If you're concerned with the appearance of your abdomen, Dr. Chang can perform a tummy tuck with liposuction for even further body sculpting.
To learn more about liposuction at Columbia Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, visit the Liposuction FAQ page.