Liposuction (Abdomen/Arms/Lower Limbs)

Liposuction is a transformative surgical procedure designed to remove excess fat deposits, reshaping and contouring specific body areas.
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Overview

Benefits of Liposuction

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    Enhanced Body Contours: Liposuction allows for precise fat removal, enhancing body contours and proportions.
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    Customised Treatment Areas: Tailor the procedure to address specific areas of concern, such as the abdomen, arms, or lower limbs.
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    Minimised Downtime: Experience relatively short recovery times, allowing you to resume daily activities with minimal disruption.

Understanding Liposuction

What is Liposuction Surgery?

Liposuction is a transformative surgical procedure designed to remove excess fat deposits, reshaping and contouring specific body areas. This procedure is particularly effective for refining the contours of the abdomen, arms, and lower limbs.

Exploring Liposuction Options:

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    Abdominal Liposuction: Target excess fat in the abdominal area to achieve a flatter and more contoured midsection.
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    Arm Liposuction: Refine the contours of the arms for improved definition and a toned appearance.
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    Thigh Liposuction: Address excess fat in the thighs, both inner and front, to achieve slimmer and more proportionate legs.
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The Procedure

Key Aspects of Liposuction

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Fat Removal:

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    Targeted Areas: Liposuction can be performed on various body areas, including the abdomen, thighs, buttocks, hips, arms, neck, and more.
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    Localised Fat: It targets pockets of localised fat disproportionate to the surrounding areas.

Surgical Technique:

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    Incisions: Small incisions are made near the treatment area.
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    Cannula Insertion: A thin cannula is inserted through the incisions.
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    Fat Extraction: The cannula is used to break up and suction out excess fat cells.

Body Contouring:

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    Enhanced Shape: Liposuction sculpts and contours the body, improving its overall shape.
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    Proportionate Appearance: It aims to create a more proportionate and balanced aesthetic.
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    Precise Results: Liposuction allows surgeons to target specific areas, providing localised improvements.

Recovery & Well-Being

Liposuction Recovery Tips

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    Follow Postoperative Care Guidelines: Adhere to specific postoperative care guidelines from your plastic surgeon for optimal recovery.
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    Wear Compression Garments: Utilise compression garments as recommended to support the healing process and minimise swelling.
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    Stay Hydrated and Maintain a Healthy Lifestyle: Stay hydrated, maintain a healthy diet, and engage in light physical activity to support overall well-being during recovery.
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Dr Andrew Cheah

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Meet Dr Andrew Cheah

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    MOH accredited Board Certified Specialist Plastic Surgeon.
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    Graduated from the University of Leicester, United Kingdom, with qualifications from the Royal College of Surgeons and the National University of Singapore.
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    Specialises in facial surgery and body contouring, including non-invasive treatments and laser therapies.
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    Openly engages with patients to thoroughly understand their needs and concerns.

Frequently Asked Questions

Liposuction is a surgical procedure that removes excess fat deposits from specific body areas, improving overall body contours and proportions.

Liposuction is a surgical procedure that removes excess fat deposits from specific body areas, improving overall body contours and proportions.

No. Liposuction is not intended as a substitute for maintaining a healthy lifestyle. It is most effective when used as a contouring tool to address specific areas of stubborn fat that may persist despite a healthy diet and regular exercise.
Liposuction costs in Singapore vary depending on factors such as the treatment area, the extent of the procedure, and the surgeon’s expertise. Schedule a consultation with Dr Andrew Cheah for a personalised assessment and transparent cost breakdown.
During Liposuction, a suction device targets and removes unwanted fat deposits from specific areas, providing a more sculpted and contoured appearance. The procedure is tailored to address individual concerns and achieve natural-looking results.
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