I would like something done to the fat in my lower back area – what would be the best way to go about that?
Fat accumulations in the lower back
aspect of the love handles can generally be treated non-surgically or
surgically. Non-surgical treatments
include the permanent reduction of fat through the use of CoolSculpting, which
freezes the fat; SculpSure, which heats the fat; ultrasound which cavitates the
fat and electroporation, which electrically dissolves the fat. These technologies, CoolSculpting, SculpSure,
UltraShape and BodyFx are all available at my centre as we specialize in
surgical and non-surgical fat reduction.
The most definitive way to improve a
fat collection is through modern approaches to simple liposuction surgery. Performed under local anesthesia as an
outpatient, little probes that emit a laser, electrical radio frequency and ultrasound
can be used to liquefy the fat prior to its aspiration and removal. These modern techniques called SmartLipo,
BodyTite and VaserLipo make removal of lower back fat simple and relatively
Of course, post-operative care a
liposuction garment for 3-6 weeks needs to be instituted, but by 6 weeks you
have an excellent contour, shape and form for near those difficult to lose with
exercise and diet.
To find out more, please visit our
page on liposuction.
To schedule a consultation simply
fill out the online consultation request form and a customer service
representative will be with you. If
you’re an American citizen we are unable to treat American clients and simply
Google some of those manufactured device names in your local Illinois market
and find certified physicians for non-surgical or surgical techniques.
R. Stephen Mulholland, M.D.
Certified Plastic Surgeon
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