Category Archives: Liposuction
Am I a Good Candidate for Liposuction?
The best candidates for liposuction are men and women who are close to their goal weight. Liposuction is not a safe method of weight loss and should not be performed on people with a BMI over 30. In addition to being close to a healthy weight, Dallas liposuction surgeon Dr. Vasdev Rai will need to […]
Is Liposuction Right for Me?
If you are close to your goal weight but having troubles with those last few pounds, you may be the ideal liposuction candidate. With this procedure, board-certified Dallas plastic surgeon Dr. Vasdev Rai can remove deposits of fat that have failed to respond to diet and exercise, exposing the toned and sculpted physique hiding just […]
Can Liposuction Help me Lose Weight?
Liposuction is one of the most effective ways to remove stubborn fat deposits from nearly any area of the body. However, it is neither an effective nor safe method of weight loss. The best candidates for liposuction are those within reach of their goal weight who simply need assistance with those last few lumpy and […]
Advanced Liposuction Techniques
A newly published study, 20 years in the making, has found that advanced liposuction techniques not only allow for optimal removal of fatty tissue, but also encourage skin retraction for more shapely contours. The study included more than 4,000 patients who had undergone liposuction on hips, flanks, and thighs, and found that refined techniques are […]
What about Laser Liposuction in Dallas, Texas?
Have you heard the ads about laser liposuction? Laser assisted liposuction is heavily marketed these days, so you may be hearing about it a lot. Unfortunately, it is not as effective as ultrasonic and tumescent liposuction. There is also a high incidence of skin burns with laser liposuction. Laser Liposuction vs. Ultrasonic Liposuction Laser assisted […]
Am I a liposuction candidate if I have loose skin and fatty deposits?
Liposuction will not tighten loose skin, and if you have poor elasticity it will make your loose skin even worse. Depending on the body part affected, a procedure such as tummy tuck, thigh lift, or arm lift is the appropriate treatment for loose skin. You said you have fatty deposits as well, those can be […]
What is Ultrasonic Liposuction
Ultrasonic, or ultrasound-assisted liposuction uses ultrasound energy to liquefy the fat before it is removed from your body. The fat is then removed smoothly with less trauma to the tissue and, therefore, less bruising, swelling, and downtime. This approach also targets denser fat deposits more effectively, for beautiful results even with the most stubborn pockets […]
Will I Start Accumulating More Fat in Other Areas of My Body After Liposuction
It is possible that you will start accumulating more fat in other areas of your body after liposuction, but only if you gain weight. It is not something that just happens automatically, as some believe. Liposuction reduces fat cells, the cells in which fat is stored, and those cells do not grow back unless you […]
Who is an Ideal Candidate to Benefit from Liposuction?
The ideal candidate to benefit from liposuction is close to his or her ideal weight and has good skin tone. Liposuction improves body contour by removing stubborn pockets of fat which have not responded to diet and exercise. Liposuction can be performed almost anywhere on your body, and can even be used to correct a […]
What are Common Areas that are Treated with Liposuction?
The areas most commonly treated with liposuction are the abdomen, waistline, back, saddle bags, back of thighs, inner thighs and knees. However, liposuction is effective for body shaping wherever there is excess fat. Double chin can be corrected with liposuction. In men, liposuction can be used to reduce breasts (gynecomastia). Very targeted procedures are also […]