Liposuction abdomen, waist, back
Info liposuction abdomen, waist, back
Liposuction is the internationally most common cosmetic surgery on both men and women.
The reasons for liposuction varies, but the most common is the desire to get rid of local fat accumulation that makes you feel that a part of the body is disproportionate compared to the rest of the body. Common sites of localized fat accumulation is the abdomen, thighs, hips or the inside of your knees. These localized fat accumulations depends primarily on heredity but also diet and exercise play a role.
A liposuction improves the body shape and in principle it is possible to treat almost all the superficial parts of the body that have excess fat, from the face down to the calves. The result of a liposuction is permanent, provided that after the surgery the patient takes care of diet and exercise.
When performing a liposuction large amounts of saline solution mixed with local anesthetic is first injected into the fatty tissue, after which the liquid and fat tissue is sucked out using needles. The fluid is injected to make it possible to better shape the treated areas without getting irregularities, and to reduce bleeding and swelling after the procedure. At Victoriakliniken, we always use thin needles which requires a little more work and time during the procedure itself, but makes for the best and most uniform end result.
The operation is performed under general anesthesia, which means you are asleep and pain-free during the entire procedure. If only a small part of the body fat is removed, you can go home later the same day. After a major liposuction however, you will stay one or two nights at the clinic.
After surgery, you can expect some swelling and soreness. This is at its worst the second to third day and then declines gradually. To speed healing and reduce swelling we recommend so-called Endermologie, lymphatic drainage therapy, two treatments before and four treatments after surgery.
After a liposuction of abdomen, waist, back, you get to wear a girdle day and night for three weeks and then at night for another three weeks. For minor liposuctions bike pants or tight stockings may be enough.
You also get painkillers to take home and after about ten days we’ll see you on a return visit for inspection and removal of stitches. The scars are short, often only a few millimeters, and barely visible.
Not a weight-loss method!
We would like to emphasize that liposuction is not an alternative to loose weight in other ways!
Liposuction works great for sculpting the body in areas that are perceived as asymmetrical or unbalanced. A person with a normal weight, good diet and regular exercise, may still have fat deposits around the hips that are not influenced by a healthy lifestyle. While the rest of the body is shaped by exercise and diet, these areas can instead become increasingly visible in contrast to the rest of the body.
That’s when liposuction can be an alternative, to reduce these deposits to create a more symmetrical whole.
Here you can watch 3D-animations describing in detail how liposuctions are performed, and what happens before, during and after the procedure.
Please observe that the animations describe liposuction in general, and not specifically for abdomen, waist and back.
Before-and-after images liposuction abdomen, waist, back
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Dokuments about liposuction
Here you can read and download more detailed information about liposuction, in pdf-format (in Swedish).
We recommend our patients to do endermology before an abdominoplasty or liposuction, to enhance blood circulation in the fatty areas, and to speed-up recovery. After surgery this treatment can help drain fluid, and lessen swelling and pain.
Prices liposuctionEach operation is unique and individual. Our prices are therefore usually shown as an interval within which the final price ends up. The final price can only be set after a consultation.
Prices are exclusive of VAT. From the beginning of 2015, procedures that are not performed on medical grounds are subject to VAT. Whether your surgery is medically motivated or not, is also something that must be decided at a personal meeting.
Learn more about what is included when booking an operation at Victoriakliniken.
|Procedure||From (excl VAT):||To (excl VAT):|
|Liposuction abdomen||SEK 30.000||SEK 65.000|
|Liposuction waist||SEK 25.000||SEK 35.000|
|Liposuction back||SEK 35.000||SEK 80.000|
|Liposuction seat||SEK 25.000||SEK 45.000|
|Liposuction seat, hip||SEK 25.000||SEK 55.000|
|Liposuction seat, hip, thigh||SEK 45.000||SEK 60.000|
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