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Best Time to Get Loose Skin Surgery After Weight Loss?

Hi, After a Weight Loss of 150 - 200 Lbs Still Having 100 - 125 Lbs. to Go when is It Time to Consider Surgery to Remove Loose Skin? I am not... READ MORE

Which Body Contouring Techniques Work Best After Extreme Weight Loss?

Please explain the most popular body contouring techniques after massive weight loss. Which ones are most effective in reducing loose skin? READ MORE

Body Lift After Weight Loss of 130 Pounds?

How long a recovery time should I expect after an extensive body lift. I have lost over 130 pounds and need to have excess skin removed and everything... READ MORE

Will I Need More Than a Tummy Tuck?

I am a 49 year old male, who has lost 245 LBS, I have seen four doctors, two think I could get by with a tummy tuck, one thinks a lower body lift, the... READ MORE

How Do I Find a Doctor Who Specializes in Formerly Obese People? (photo)

Hi I have more than the normal hanging skin on my arms and want to find someone who works more on formerly obese people verses someone who has aged... READ MORE

After Gastric Bypass - Will I Benefit from Lower Body Lift and Thigh Lift?

Hello, I am a 26 yrs old who had a Gastric bypass surgery 4 yrs a go. I lost 116.6lbs. I am planning to do a body lift ( which includes tummy tuck,... READ MORE

100+ Pound Loss, Apple Shape, Stubborn Back/Stomach Fat: LBL or LBL with Anchor?

33, 5'5, 155. How do you as a surgeon, irregardless of extra scars, decide whether to do LBL or LBL with fleur de lis, and why are some surgeons... READ MORE

How Long After Excess Weight Loss is the Ideal Time for a Body Lift?

When should I consult a surgeon to discuss a body lift? Should the surgeon see the patient while they are loosing weight or after reaching an ideal... READ MORE

Body Lift or Staggered Liposuction and Skin Removal For Saddle Bags?

HI,I had WLS and lost 120 lbs, feel great! I'm 5'10 tall and weigh 198 lbs with 25 more to be ideal wt. I workout daily, cardio & weight... READ MORE

Will an Upper Body Lift Decrease my Waist Circumference?

I've lost over 200 lbs through diet/exercise over the last 10 years. After losing 160, I had an abdominoplasty/paniculectomy (seven years ago) and... READ MORE

Body Contouring or Body Lift?

For those who have lost over 150 pounds, should an overall body contouring plan be considered to just a body lift? Are there certain procedures that... READ MORE

What is a Body Lift

What exactly is a body lift? Am I a good candidate if I just lost 100 lbs and am dealing with lose and hanging skin? I am trying to find out if it is... READ MORE

When is a Body Lift for Back Rolls Usually Done After Extreme Weight Loss?

Are there other surgeries or lifts that should be done before a body lift on the back? Why? READ MORE

Any Places That Offer Discounted Plastic Surgery in New York

I need a lot of plastic surgery due to significant weightloss. I've read about residency clinics out of state that offer a discount, are there any... READ MORE

Planning Ahead

I'm 54, female, and have been overweight most of my adult life. Through diet and light exercise alone I'm 70 lbs. from my goal of 125 pounds.... READ MORE

Will my stretched skin tighten on its own or will I need surgery, following weight loss? (photo)

I am 19 years old, I am 5'10 and weigh 140 lbs. I have lost over 70 pounds over the course of 2 years, but I still have a fair amount off loose skin... READ MORE

From 440 to 170 in 4 Years- Lots of Loose Skin Everywhere! How Should I Start with Getting it Removed?

In 2009 I weight 440. I had drop about 70 thru diet. March 2012 had sleeve (377 on surgery date). down to 170, and have stabilized. I look like a... READ MORE

I am obese but have recently adopted a healthy lifestyle. How can I prevent loosening skin as I loose weight?

Im 21 years old and I'm obese, I recently started exercising and eating healthy, and I'm worried about something I have seen happen to many people... READ MORE

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