The cost of this procedure depends on many things including the number of treatment areas, amount of fat to be removed and sedation method. The desired results and the cost of the procedure that is best for you will be discussed during your consultation.
As with any surgical procedure, there are some risks involved. While rare, these risks include infection, blood clots, excessive fluid loss/accumulation, persistent swelling, uneven contours, scarring or irregular pigmentation, need for revision. The potential risks and your questions will be fully discussed during your pre-operative consultation.
Patients usually experience very little down time after the liposuction procedure. They are encouraged to get up and walk the night of the surgery to help prevent deep venous thrombosis (DVT) or blood clots in the legs. Movement also speeds recovery. Most patients can return to work or their normal routines within two to four… Read More
Bruising and swelling following liposuction gradually resolve over a week. As the body resorbs injected fluid and melted fat, and redrapes the skin envelope over the sculpted areas, your new contour and silhouette will evolve over several months. Most persons can resume regular activity and be back at work within several days.
Before liposuction the areas of the body to be contoured are marked. The treatment area(s) are anesthetized with tumescent fluid. Inconspicuously located tiny incisions are made for insertion of micro-cannulas used to disrupt and suction out the fat. In addition to tumescent liposuction and power-assisted liposuction, Dr. Zemplenyi uses the latest Smartlipo™ TriPlex three wavelength… Read More
Because of its minimally invasive nature, liposuction body contouring is usually done under local anesthesia or IV sedation, “twilight sleep,” anesthesia for our Seattle and Bellevue patients. At Bel-Red Center for Aesthetic Surgery in Bellevue, we perform all procedures in our state-of-the-art, Medicare-certified and state-licensed surgical facility. All depth of sedation, from local to general… Read More
You will undergo a preliminary physical exam to ensure that you are healthy enough for the procedure. You will also have photos taken before the procedure, your weight and measurements of the treatment areas will be taken. You may receive additional instructions and have the opportunity to ask any questions during this pre-op consultation. There… Read More
• Adults with firm elastic skin and good muscle tone. • Adults with areas of fat deposits which are resistant to diet and exercise. • Non-smokers • Individuals with stable body weight with Body Mass Index (BMI) under 30 Individuals with rolls of sagging skin or stretch marks may be better served by other body… Read More
Liposuction is a minimally invasive procedure to remove fat deposits through small incisions. Body contouring through liposuction is effective in reducing and smoothing many body areas: • Abdomen • Waistlines, hips • Saddlebags • Bra rolls • Love handles • Thighs • Upper arms • Calves • Chin, neck, cheeks • Male chest Liposuction can… Read More