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What to Consider Before Getting a Liposuction in Honolulu Randy Wong, MD on 02 Mar 2016

The whole procedure, types, techniques, and appropriate reasons must be understood before opting for a liposuction in Honolulu. Liposuction is basically a surgical procedure which removes excessive fat from the body by using suction.

honolulu-plastic-surgery-liposuctionDuring this procedure, thin, small blunt-tipped tubes are inserted into the skin through tiny cuts. The fat gets suctioned out through these thin tubes as your plastic surgeon moves them to target different fat deposits.
One of the most important considerations before getting a liposuction is to choose what type of liposuction you’d like to opt for. In recent times, the improved techniques of liposuction have made it a lot easier, safer and less painful. These latest techniques are:

If you are considering either of these processes, know that the plastic surgeons of Honolulu are highly capable of performing them with expertise.

Reasons to Perform Liposuction

It must be remembered that the basic purpose of liposuction is to reconstruct or reshape one or more of your body areas, not to reduce your overall body weight. This procedure is usually performed on such body areas which haven’t responded to regular exercise and diet. These usually include the hips and outer thighs of a women, and back and waist of a man. The neck, face, back, abdomen, legs, buttocks, and upper arms are commonly treated through liposuction.

Liposuction is also beneficial in treating certain medical conditions which include:

Realistic Expectations from a Liposuction Surgery

Liposuction is highly effective in removal of fat deposits from small areas. However, if a person regains weight after the liposuction, the removed fatty bulges can return or appear on a different area.

The improvement is usually visible in body contour right after the liposuction surgery, but this improvement becomes more evident after several weeks or months, as the extra swelling goes away. Hence, be prepared that the complete effects of a liposuction will become clear after some time.

There are also some common side effects which you might experience after the surgery, such as:

Also, liposuction must only be performed by a surgeon who possesses specialized training in this procedure and knows how to handle the complications during and after the surgery. Plastic surgery in Honolulu is extremely authentic and safe for this procedure.

Hence, it’s recommended to consider every aspect of liposuction before making the final decision. Once you’ve made up your mind to get liposuction done, a liposuction procedure in Honolulu will be highly safe, effective, and feasible because Honolulu possesses some of the best plastic surgeons from around the globe.

Randy Wong, MD

Randy Wong, MD

The origins of my desire to become a doctor are quite comical when you stop to think about. When I was a child I had to get a shot and due to the amount of squirming and shaking I did to avoid the needle, it broke off in my skin.
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