When certain changes in one's life reduces her or his ability to savor life, the time may be right to consider a surgical solution. L+M plastic surgeons can help restore a patient’s comfort and confidence, while also fostering a more youthful and healthy appearance.
Contour irregularities of the abdomen can be caused by a variety of reasons, but the goal is usually the same for the patient: to return the body to a smooth, natural and appealing contour. Various surgical options are available.
Liposuction is the most common body contouring procedure to help reduce fat to create a smoother and aesthetic contour. Liposuction is not only performed in the abdomen and other areas of the trunk, it is also done in arms, thighs and neck. Liposuction procedures at L+M include advanced techniques.
A Tummy Tuck, as it is often called, is also known as an abdominoplasty. A tummy tuck can address the skin, fat, stretch marks and bulging of the abdominal area that can often can result after pregnancies. It is designed to restore the youthful abdominal contour and appearance before pregnancy. It is designed to restore the youthful abdominal contour and appearance before pregnancy. A body lift, a variation of the tummy tuck, is commonly performed for someone who has lost a large amount of weight. The extent of a tummy tuck procedure can vary.
Other common body contouring procedures include arm lifts and thigh lifts. Aesthetic surgeons at L+M will design the optimal procedure to address the differing needs of every patient seeking body contouring procedures.