Body Contouring

Sculpting the body by means of spot reducing problem areas such as waist, hips, upper arms, inner thighs and knees.

Procedure: Improve body shape by removing exercise-resistant fat deposits with a tube and vacuum device. Can be performed using the tumescent technique, in which targeted fat cells are infused with saline containing solution with a local anesthetic before liposuction to reduce post-operative bruising and swelling. Common locations for liposuction include chin, neck, upper arms, abdomen, buttocks, hips, thighs, knees, calves, and ankles. For larger volumes of fat or for fibrous body areas, power-assisted lipoplasty may be used.
Length: 1 to 2 hours or more.
Anesthesia: Local, epidural, or general.
In/Outpatient: Usually outpatient. Extensive procedures may require short inpatient stay.
Side Effects: Temporary bruising, swelling, numbness, soreness, burning sensation.
Tumescent: Temporary fluid drainage from incision sites.
Recovery: Back to work: 1 to 2 weeks. More strenuous activity: 2 to 4 weeks. Full recovery from swelling and bruising: 1 to 6 months or more. Use of tumescent technique may decrease post-operative bruising and swelling.
Duration of Results: Permanent, with sensible diet and exercise.

Thigh Lift

Thigh lift plastic surgery can reshape the thighs by reducing excess skin and fat, resulting in smoother skin and better-proportioned contours of the thighs and lower body. Thigh lift plastic surgery is an excellent way to achieve firmer and more attractive-looking upper legs. It can be especially effective for patients who have loose, excess skin as a result of weight loss.

Thigh lift plastic surgery can help tone and refine your legs resulting in a more shapely appearance. There are many options available with thigh lift plastic surgery. performs different types of thigh lifts which target certain areas for specific results.Thigh lift plastic surgery requires incisions to remove excess skin. In some cases, these incisions may be extensive. Depending on the procedures involved, body contouring procedures such as a thigh lift are often performed in stages.,

For patients who have had a significant weight loss or have poor skin tone due to the normal aging process, thigh lift plastic surgery can provide tighter and more attractive skin and contour to the upper legs. The skin’s surface will appear smoother. Liposuction can also be performed to further enhance skin’s  smoothness and contour.

Patients have chosen thigh lift plastic surgery with Dr. vinod vij because of the following reasons:

  • To remove loose, excess skin and fat after weight loss
  • To achieve firmer and more attractive upper legs
  • To obtain a smoother appearance to the skin of the lower body
  • To improve self-image and confidence