Liposuction is one of the most common medical procedures in society today, and when performed correctly is one of the safest and most risk-free procedures.
Dr Jeremy Hunt is a liposuction or ‘liposculpture’ specialist, and offers the procedure at his Sydney medical clinic, asserting Liposuction can vastly improve your overall body definition and make you more confident and comfortable in your own skin.
Liposuction is a very individualised procedure in that the recovery time and overall outcome of the liposuction differs from one person to the next. Prior to booking any procedure appointment you will have a consultation with Dr Hunt to discuss your desired goals and outcomes of the procedure, so he can ascertain the best way to achieve these for you.
It is very important to remember that liposuction is not a weight loss remedy, but a body definition and shaping mechanism to help you remove isolated deposits of fat that are not susceptible to exercise or diets.
Once you have decided to undergo liposuction the procedure will be carried out in an agreed upon hospital under a general anaesthetic administered by a highly qualified and experienced anaesthetist. Small incisions will then be made into the targeted areas and a multitude of removal methods are available to rid your body of the undesirable fat deposits.
Once Dr Hunt has completed the procedure you will wake up feeling sore and tired, and will remain so for approximately 3-7 days. You will be fitted with compression garments are required to leave them on for 2-3 days. After that the recovery has begun and you can then remove the compression garments for showers etc but must ensure you replace them afterwards. These replaceable compression garments must be worn for 2-3 weeks to ensure your body is shaping to the desired contours.
Like any surgical procedure there are risks involved with liposuction however these risks are minimal. There has been little to no adverse effects reported as a result of liposuction, and in the majority of cases recovery is achieved promptly and without hassle.
With the immediate benefits that liposuction offers patients undergoing the procedure generally see an improvement in their mood, confidence and comfort as a result of ridding themselves of unwanted and unsightly fat deposits.
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