I was wondering whether you could provide me information on bodytite?

Bodytite is a form of liposuction using radiofrequency. Like other forms of liposuction it can be performed under local anaesthetic although the pros and cons of the different types of liposuction and types of anaesthesia need to be discussed at a consultation.

I want to get rid of the excess tissue of my lower abdomen and pubic area?

Surgery will often reduce both the skin and fat excess of the lower abdomen. Liposuction can also be performed at the same time to remove any extra fat in the lower abdomen and flanks. There are different ways of removing the abdominal tissue and this is determined by what you are trying to achieve. The pros and cons of the different techniques can be discussed at a consultation.

I want to get rid of the excess tissue of my lower abdomen and pubic area. Can this be done by liposuction?

Liposuction is best suited to isolated areas of fat deposition. It best suited to fat in the deep layer. It is generally not recommended where there is excess skin in combination with excess fat although it can be combined with surgery at the same time. The pros and cons of the different techniques can be discussed at a consultation.

I have previously had liposuction. Can I have liposuction again?

This depends on the extent of the liposuction you have had before and whether you have skin irregularities. Liposuction is not a good option if you have previous irregularities and also where there is a lot of excess skin.

I have a lot of excess of fat in the upper abdomen but my lower abdomen is OK. What can be done?

Isolated fat in the upper abdomen can be treated by liposuction and can also be combined with an abdominoplasty. A consultation will help to clarify the pros and cons of each of these techniques and what would suit the result you wish to achieve.

How much does liposuction cost?

The cost of liposuction depends on the number of areas you wish to have liposuction on and the type of liposuction you choose to have. Prices also depend on the type of anaesthetic is required and you are best to attend a consultation and run through the options.

How much does liposuction cost?

The cost of liposuction depends on what result you wish to achieve and the extent of the fat and skin excess. It is also dependent on the amount of liposuction required. A consultation will help to determine what type of liposuction is best for you. You will always be able to discuss the cost of surgery after a consultation.

How many liposuction procedures have you performed?

I have performed hundreds of liposuction procedures throughout my career. These include liposuction in relation to cosmetic rejuvenation, in combination with surgery such as abdominoplasty, arm lifting, thigh lifting, total body lifting, face lifting, neck lifting, breast reduction, breast asymmetry and combined with breast reconstructive techniques. It is important to consult with a surgeon who has experience of all the various liposuction techniques and surgical options to determine what is best for you.

How big are the scars?

The scars for liposuction are small and will be between 0.5 – 1cm. They tend to fade over time and simple techniques such as massage can help. They are red initially and it can take some months for the scars to fade.

Do you perform bodyjet liposuction?

Yes and often this can be performed alongside other surgical procedures. Bodyjet liposuction is a type of liposuction that uses high jet water pressure energy to break up the fat while simultaneously removing the excess fat. Although it can be performed under local anaesthetic you need to weigh up the pros and cons of this at a consultation.