What is Liposuction ?

Liposuction is a cosmetic procedure that removes fat that you can’t seem to get rid of through diet and exercise.


Areas can be treated ?


  • Chin/neck
  • Upper arms
  • Thighs
  • Hips
  • Abdomen
  • Chest
  • Back
  • Ankles/Calves


Am I good candidate for liposuction ?


Chin/Neck

Double chin ,it is an extra layer of fat that develops beneath the chin.

  • Double chins are fierce untill your own fat tries to strangle you while you sleep.
  • Sometime just to hide the reality , I need to use filters while taking pictures.
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Upper arms

Flabby upper arms may make you feel self conscious when you bare your arms in summer clothes.or Are you wearing full sleeved outfits because your arms are quite fleshy.?

Many women have longed for a sexy toned look so don’t kill your desires, flaunt your arm to look glamourous with the help of liposuction

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Thighs

Thigh rub against each other when they are flabby or pants generally rip or wear out around the inner thigh region.

Diet and exercise are not effective but this area does do well with liposuction.

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Hips

The hips are one of the hardest places to lose fat - Do you knock down some stuff without realizing. Or feel uncomfotable walking upstairs with someone directly behind you

A lot of time you will surely spend trying to pull pants up your mega thighs.

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Abdomen

A previous pregnancy tends to stretch the abdominal muscles, and cause the lower abdomen to bulge to a certain degree.

The abdomen is the most common area of the body to be treated by liposuction among both men and women.

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Chest

Men who may suffer from gynecomastia or older men who may have suffered a loss of muscle mass can look to liposuction to remove excess, unwanted fat.

Any number of medications, such as AIDS, medication, chemotherapy, heart, medications and steroids, Alcohol, Certain cancers, Tuberculosis, Hyperthyroidism (unusually high activity of the thyroid), Malnutrition, Hormone imbalance.

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Back

Rolls of fat in the back Disproportionate appearance in the back Love handles below the blouse or bulges around a blouse.

After liposuction patients experience a better fit to their clothes, increased confidence, and overall slimmer physique.

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Ankles/calves

Are u feeling awkward ,to wear short skirts, swimwear or shorts ? Women with fat on the ankle area have a hard time wearing the high heels or other fashionable footwear.

Liposuction surgery is the only cure or solution for slimming calves and ankles.

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Frequently Asked Question


1. Absolutely not. Many studies verify that once we reach adolescence, the total number and distribution of fat cells is fixed. 2. Liposuction results are permanent in that actual cells are removed, and they won’t be replaced

1. In most of the cases we prefer to use general anesthesia , although it can performed under local anesthesia. 2. Under General anesthesia you don’t feel pain because you are completely unconscious ,it is very safe and patient can go home on the same day. 3. Under local anesthesia patient may feel shy to get undressed and leaves the surgery, as it is also a painful .

1. When liposuction is done totally by local anesthesia, patients can usually depart from the surgical facility within 30 minutes of the completion of surgery. 2. When general anesthesia is employed, then patients usually require one to three hours of post-anesthesia observation before being discharged home

All surgical procedures involve some risk. However, liposuction has a good safety record and the risks associated with the procedure are minimized when performed by a specially trained, board-certified plastic surgeon.


Myths


Liposuction can help you lose weight

Liposuction is best thought of as a contouring procedure. It removes extra fat that won’t go away with diet or exercise.

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Liposuction and tummy tuck are the same thing.

These surgeries are often performed together, liposuction and tummy tucks are not the same thing.

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Fat deposits removed will return after liposuction

Liposuction is "permanent," in that once the fat cells are suctioned out, they will not grow back.

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Liposuction Treats Cellulite

Liposuction only treats fat ,it cannot properly treat cellulite

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Men Don’t Get Liposuction

The areas that are commonly treated by liposuction are usually different for men and women.

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Results of liposuction


  • Within few weeks you can get back to normal activities.
  • The natural look takes only around a month or two.

After the liposuction operation


After the operation, the patient might experience numbness in some areas :-

  • Anesthetic : Those who have a general anesthetic usually spend the night in hospital. Those who had a local anesthetic may be able to leave hospital on the same day.
  • Support bandages : Either an elasticated support corset or bandages will be fitted for the targeted area.
  • Antibiotics : These may be given immediately after the operation.
  • Painkillers : Analgesics can help relieve pain and inflammation
  • Stitches : The surgeon will remove the stitches in a follow-up appointment.
  • Bruising : Significant bruising may temporarily occur in the targeted area.
  • Numbness : There may be numbness in the area where fat was removed. This should improve in 6 to 8 weeks.


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King George Medical University, Lucknow
1997-2000, 2002-2006.
Safdarjung hospital, Plastic surgery and Burn Unit
2000-2002
All India Institute of Med Sciences, New Delhi
1996-1997.
Master of Surgery, Plastic Surgery 2002
Masters of Surgery 2000
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery 1994

 

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SIPS, Superspeciality Hospital, Lucknow
Since 2005 to date.

Assoc. Prof., ERA's Medical College, Lko
Smile train surgeon (2000+ CLEFT success)
Micro vascular surgeon (revascularized 150+ limbs)
Ex Sr. Resident, Safdarjung hospital, New Delhi
Ex Resident doctor AIIMS
Ex Chief Resident Dept of plastic surgery, KGMC, Lko
Surgeon served as a lead consultant; Cancer
Reconstructive Surgery
Trauma Consultant for the hospital
Burn Specialist Consultant

 

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