What You Should Expect When Getting Liposuction ( Smartlipo, Awake Lipo )

Gone are the days when you have to experience complicated hospital admissions for liposuction. Liposuction can now be done in the office under local anesthesia. It’s a stress-free method and you’ll only get to see a few friendly faces, which means you have privacy as well.

In this video, Dr. Bill Johnson demonstrate tumescent liposuction using a CPR dummy, and a cannula to make tiny incisions into the skin. Numbing fluid is pumped in to numb the area where the fat is being removed. A vibration-assisted tool called Tickle Lipo is then attached to a cannula and inserted into the skin to remove the fat. There is less bruising because the vibration allows the fat to be evacuated quickly.

Another option is Smart Lipo, which removes fat and tightens skin as well. The collagen remodeling that occurs after the treatment makes this an attractive liposuction procedure. All these tools allow you to go home in about 15 to 20 minutes. With bandages and compression garment in place, you’ll be discharged in no time.

Have questions?

Email us at questions@innovationsmedical.com with any questions that you may have or if you want to know what special offers that Innovations Medical may have regarding fat transfer, liposuction and their other cosmetic procedures. Contact our Dallas branch at 214-643-8665.

Dr. Bill Johnson MD, MMM Innovations Medical
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