Board CertifiedAmerican Board of Plastic Surgery Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon
Neck Liposculpture, Plastic Surgeon
Newport Beach, Los Angeles CA
Liposuction is typically performed to sculpt the body and reduce unwanted fat from areas such as: hips, buttocks, thighs, abdomen, knees, upper arms, cheeks, chin and neck. There have been many advancements with technology and new types of liposuction have be used with great success. Tumescent liposuction is providing quicker recovery times and more pinpoint accuracy, thus allowing for liposculpture to be performed on smaller areas such as the neck.
Before and After
Q: Is the procedure performed under general or local anesthesia?
A: The procedure can be performed under either a general or local anesthesia, depending upon how much liposculpture will be performed, the health of the patient, and the comfort level of the patient. This will be discussed during your consultation with Dr. Bandy.
Q: What is the downtime for neck liposculpture?
A: Following neck liposculpture, patients are typically required to wear a neck strap for roughly one week. During this time swelling and bruising may also be present.