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Liposuction fat removal procedure from plastic surgeon in Manhattan

Liposuction is an effective body contouring procedure that can remove unwanted fat to reshape various areas of the body. Liposuction can give improve patients’ proportions and help eliminate stubborn pockets of fat. If you are in the Manhattan area, Dr. Edmund Kwan has years of experience re-sculpting bodies beautifully with liposuction. Why do patients choose liposuction? While good nutrition and regular exercise are important to looking and feeling great, it is not always the answer to body shaping. Regardless of physical fitness, many patients still struggle with lingering, areas of fat. In many cases this is due to genetics, which … Continue reading

NYC surgeon offers fat removal procedures such as liposuction

Sometimes, diet and exercise can be attempted for many years before patients are able to see the results they desire. Other times, it may not achieve the reduction of fat in specific areas of the body. There are some parts of the body where fat can be stubborn and difficult to address. This may be in the buttocks, thighs, arms, and abdominal area. When patients come to Dr. Edmund Kwan of NYC to ask about procedures for fat removal, many are introduced to liposuction surgery. Liposuction is one of the most recognized cosmetic surgical procedures today. This treatment is known … Continue reading

What is liposuction?

Known by different terms like Lipo-Sculpturing and Lipo-Contouring, the plastic surgery procedure widely known as Liposuction involves the removal of fat cells from a patient’s body. The most popular areas of the body where the liposuction procedure is performed include the waist, stomach, flanks, and the thigh area. Apart from these areas, the liposuction procedure is done on the neck area, as well. While there are numerous techniques available for liposuction surgery, the most popular and commonly used technique is a breakthrough one known as the “Tumescent” technique. Using this technique, plastic surgeons infiltrate, with numbing medicine, the areas on … Continue reading

How long is the recovery period from liposuction?

Recovery from liposuction surgery generally takes up to two weeks. However, a majority of patients are given the “go ahead” to engage in exercises after a week or a week and a half, depending on their individual recovery status. The primary postoperative symptom found in most liposuction patients is soreness, which can last up to two weeks. But, this condition does not cause tremendous pain. In addition, as a result of the soreness, patients may experience black and blue coloring of the affected areas of their body. All in all, the recovery period following a liposuction procedure may not last … Continue reading

Men and women from New Jersey and surrounding areas treated with tumescent liposuction as the gold standard

The most common liposuction technique used by plastic surgeons is the “tumescent” technique. This advanced type of cosmetic surgery includes the surgeon injecting a considerable amount of fluids into the area of the body which has been targeted for liposuction to be performed. These fluids are composed of saline, numbing medicine and a waking constrictor called adrenaline. The objective behind using such solutions is to minimize bleeding and its resulting complications, as well as to reduce postoperative pain. Clinical studies of tumescent liposuction have also revealed that patients are better able to experience optimal results through this innovative technique. The … Continue reading

Who is a good candidate for liposuction?

The ideal candidates for a liposuction procedure are patients who have excessive amounts of fat in areas of the body like the flanks, stomach and thighs which don’t respond to special diets and regular exercise. Plastic surgeons seem to feel the most suitable physical structure is of those people who are somewhat over their recommended ideal weight but not excessively overweight. However, a liposuction procedure is not limited to these types of patients alone. In fact, a liposuction procedure could be performed on any patient who might desire a more streamlined and enhanced appearance. It is important that people do … Continue reading

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