Liposuction procedures, sometimes referred to as ‘lipo’ is a procedure that slims, reshapes & contours areas of the body by removing excess deposits of fat from under the skin. Liposuction is often performed alongside other procedures as a way to physically remove unwanted fat.
A Customized Treatment Plan
For those individuals looking to correct the look of their body, breasts or face, Dr. Alspaugh offers each patient a customizable treatment plan that allows every person to feel comfortable with their decision. These elective surgeries are not a one size fits all procedure, and there are many options to consider. Dr. Alspaugh and his office staff will work with you to create a plan of action that looks the most natural for you.
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Choosing A Liposuction Procedure
A liposuction procedure can be performed on different areas of the body you may want to target. Lower body liposuction procedures include the stomach, flanks, thighs and buttocks. Upper body liposuction procedures include the arms, back, chin and face. With liposuction, you can physically transform in a matter of days by shedding unwanted fat. In short, a Liposuction is all about YOU and your goals.
According to Healthline.com, the average cost of a liposuction procedure is ~3,500, according to 2019 self-survey statistics from RealSelf members. Liposuction costs can vary widely, depending on the specific combination of procedures, as well as other costs like anesthesia fees, surgery facility fees, prescriptions and surgeon’s fees. The average liposuction cost includes targeting fat removal from a single area of the body.
When choosing a surgeon in Virginia Beach for a liposuction procedure, remember that a choosing a board-certified plastic surgeon is just as important as the cost of the surgery, as the quality of the procedure matters greatly.
Liposuction recovery can last a few weeks, with general anesthesia wearing off after a few days. You will likely have post-surgery instructions to follow, given to you by your doctor. Follow these instructions carefully to minimize downtime and post-surgery pain. Avoid all heavy lifting during this time and generally give yourself a few weeks to recover.
Contact Dr. Alspaugh about liposuction in Virginia Beach today
Dr. Alspaugh has been performing liposuction procedures for women & men over the last few decades. With an exceptional rating on RealSelf.com, Dr. Alspaugh has become a trusted plastic surgeon for any liposuction procedure in Virginia Beach.
For more information on the liposuction procedure or to schedule a consultation, please give us a call today!