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Ankle Contouring

Description: Through the use of liposuction, the ankles are contoured circumferentially by removing the excess fat to achieve the desired patient result.

Anesthesia: Procedure may be performed under a local with sedation or general anesthesia depending on patient preference.

Surgery & Recovery: Length of surgery will range from two to four hours. Patient will return to work within three to four days.

Results: Outcome is permanent, but results may be compromised if patient gains weight.

Complications & Risks: Possible irregular scar formation, infection, skin loss, bleeding or blood clots, and complications with anesthesia.

Arm Lift (Brachioplasty)

Description: A surgical procedure often combined with liposuction, which results in a reshaping and tightening of the upper arm by removing fat and loose skin.

Anesthesia: Procedure may be accomplished under a general anesthesia or a local with sedation depending on patient preference.

Surgery & Recovery: Surgery will take approximately three hours. Return to work within two weeks.

Results: Outcome is permanent as long as a healthy weight is maintained. Results will vary as patient ages.

Complications & Risks: Possible irregular scar formation, infection, asymmetry and anesthetic complications.

Body Lift

Description: One or a series of surgical procedures designed to reshape targeted areas of the body such as the torso, belly, hips, thighs, buttocks, and back.

Anesthesia: Procedure may be performed under general anesthesia.

Surgery & Recovery: Length of surgery varies depending on the number of targeted areas, but may range from four to eight hours. Patient will return to work within three to six weeks post operatively.

Results: Outcome is permanent if the patients maintains or looses weight.

Complications & Risks: Possible irregular scar formation, infection, damage to the nerves and skin, bleeding or blood clots, asymmetry, and complications to anesthesia.

Brazilian Butt Lift/Gluteal Implants

Description: A surgical procedure designed to enhance the size and shape of the buttocks through the injection of harvested fat or the insertion of silicone implants. The fat is usually harvested from another area of the patient's body and injected into the buttocks. Solid implants are inserted in the buttocks area to enhance size and shape.

Anesthesia: Procedure may be performed under general anesthesia for placement of the implants, local anesthesia with sedation for the Brazilian Butt Lift.

Surgery & Recovery: Length of surgery will range from one to three hours. Patient will return to work within one to four weeks.

Results: Outcome is permanent. If fat was used, patient may return for additional fat injections to achieve desired size and shape.

Complications & Risks: Possible infection, bleeding, blood clots and complications of anesthesia.

SlimLipo™ Laser Lipolysis/Liposuction

The SlimLipo Body Sculpting Laser from Palomar is FDA cleared for laser-assisted lipolysis allowing you to achieve body contouring with fewer contour deformities, smaller incisions, less bruising and less blood loss. Our body contouring laser uses optimal wavelengths to selectively melt and remove fat while at the same time, coagulating soft tissue, tightening the skin. Laser liposuction is a minimally invasive body sculpting solution that safely "melts" fat away with less pain, less downtime, and consistent aesthetic outcomes resulting in fat reduction, smoother body contouring and superior skin tightening in the targeted treatment area.

It is a minimally invasive way to remove fat from your:

In most cases, clients can return to work and typical daily activities within a day or two after their laser liposuction treatment.

Liposuction

Description: A procedure designed to reshape and contour the body through the removal of fat within targeted areas of the body.

Anesthesia: Procedure may be performed under general anesthesia or a local with sedation depending on patient preference.

Surgery & Recovery: Length of surgery will range from one to four hours depending on the number of targeted areas and the amount of fat to be removed. Patient will return to work within one to ten days depending on the case.

Results: Outcome is permanent recognizing it may be compromised with major weight loss/gain. Results are maximized about six weeks post operatively with final results noted at 6 months.

Complications & Risks: Possible irregular scar formation, infection, dimpling, nerve damage, bleeding or blood clots, asymmetry, and complications to anesthesia.

Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty)

Description: A surgical procedure usually combined with liposuction, to achieve a flatter, tighter abdominal area by removing excess fat and skin. Often, the abdominal muscles will be tightened to enhance the outcome.

Anesthesia: Procedure may be performed under general anesthesia or local anesthesia with sedation.

Surgery & Recovery: Length of surgery will range from two to four hours. Patient will return to work within two to four weeks depending on the level of surgery.

Results: Outcome is permanent, but results may be compromised if patient becomes pregnant or gains weight.

Complications & Risks: Possible irregular scar formation, infection, skin loss, bleeding or blood clots, asymmetry, and complications with anesthesia.

Vaginal Rejuvenation

Description: A surgical procedure that returns the tone and dimensions of the vaginal opening to a size found prior to vaginal delivery following pregnancy.

Anesthesia: Procedure may be performed under general anesthesia or a local with sedation depending on patient preference.

Surgery & Recovery: Length of surgery will range from one to two hours. Patient will return to work within one to two days.

Results: Outcome is permanent unless patient becomes pregnant, delivers vaginally, or experiences vaginal or pelvic pathology in the future.

Complications & Risks: Possible minor soreness or pain, bleeding, infection and complications with anesthesia.

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