Category Archives: Liposuction

My tummy tuck – a patient’s perspective

  All my life I had been struggling with my shape – couldn’t even blame it on having kids, it was just due to some bad luck in the gene pool! Not a classic pear, but enough of one to make … Continue reading

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One in five cosmetic surgery patients ‘is unsuitable’ Metro 17.03.13

There’s a piece in today’s Metro from BAAPS highlighting the problems of unfit patients undergoing cosmetic surgical procedures. This has always been high risk in the private sector, as pre operative medical assessments are not routinely performed (unlike the NHS). The article mentions the high … Continue reading

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How young is too young for plastic surgery?

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2279398/Our-new-bodies-curse-say-girls-mother-spent-20k-look-like-J-Lo.html I have been invited onto ITV’s This Morning couch tomorrow, to discuss the topic ‘how young is too young to have plastic surgery?’ An emotive subject with arguments for and against young women having surgery.  In my opinion it boils down … Continue reading

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Yummy Mummy/Mommy Makeover Plastic Surgery – is it worth the risk?

I perform a number of Mommy Makeover combination surgeries (or Yummy Mummy as we term it in the UK).  There is no doubt that an increasing number of women are leaving their pregnancies until later in life, when the body has more … Continue reading

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Exercise needed post liposuction to prevent weight gain

Interesting study findings.  It’s always good to have science back up what we plastic surgeons already know – that sedentary lifestyles post liposuction can lead to the laying down of fat elsewhere in the body.  The increase of visceral fat collections seen here is disturbing.

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/06/13/after-liposuction-exercise-keeps-the-fat-off/

 

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