Anesthesia + Liposuction

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General or Local Anesthesia for Liposuction?

I've heard that more fat can be taken out under general anestesia than under local. Is it true? General anestesia liposuction is a more expensive... READ MORE

Facial Liposuction

I had buccal fat removal done but it thinned my upper cheeks, making my lower cheeks look even fatter. I'm otherwise slender: 5'5" and 125 lbs. Also... READ MORE

Arm Liposuction After Massive Weight Loss?

I have lost approximately 155lbs via Gastric bypass surgery. I still have about 60 pounds to lose. I have always had larger arms but I have not really... READ MORE

Two Surgeries Under General Anesthetics Within 2 Months Time?

As mentioned above, is it dangerous to have two surgeries under general anesthetics within two months time? One was wisdom teeth removal and the other... READ MORE

IV Sedation or General Anesthesia for Liposuction and Fat Transfer?

Which is advisable: IV sedation or general anesthesia for Liposuction with Fat transfer to the buttocks. The estimated length of the procedure is 3... READ MORE

Numbing Solution in Fixing Dents and Lumps from Liposuction?

About 2 years ago, I had Liposuction done on my thighs and flanks. I ended up with a few dents and lumps. Recently, I went to a different doctor for a... READ MORE

I Am Having General Anesthesia Twice Next Week How Dangerous is It?

I'm having a cosmetic surgery , one liposuction on tuesday and jaw augmentation on friday. Is it okay to go under anesthesia twice like this? What is... READ MORE

Would Liposuction Help Chances of Lowering Tummy Tuck Scar?

Would two separate surgeries better my chances or one? Is it better to have Liposuction on my stomach first to allow more loose skin to on my scar and... READ MORE

Does General Anesthesia Help to Avoid Using So Much Lidocaine?

I need lipo in several areas but keep hearing about lido poison. Is there any way to avoid using so much lido so you can do more areas. Does it... READ MORE

Liposuction with Fordyce Spots Removal in Genital Area?

I am really interested in a labia majora and mons pubis liposuction. I also have the Fordyce spots on the inside of my lips and was wondering if it... READ MORE

Is Needing Touch-up of Liposuction a Likely Thing?

I am scheduled for flank & thigh lipo in a few weeks. I was reading another Q&A on here and an answer from a doctor read, "it's not... READ MORE

Is It More Risky to Have Abdominal Liposuction During Breast Reduction Surgery Under General Anesthesia?

I know lipsuciton is easily performed with miminal risks ans complications while under local anesthesia. I am having breast reduction surgery and my... READ MORE

Versed Anesthesia for Liposuction

Hello, I'm having lipo done soon and have questions about the Versed anesthesia that will be given. I hear this is a common sedative, though mostly... READ MORE

Is Lipousction and Skin Excision the Right Way Forward for Me?

Dear Doctors, i am a 34 year old male and due to weight loss, i am left with a lot of loose skin in my inner thigh and buttock areas. I had a... READ MORE

Liposuction While on Accutane.

Good afternoon, I've been taking accutane for 4 months (30mg)and I plan to have a lipo of my hips and flabby thighs in April. The procedure... READ MORE

Surgeon to Do Local Anesthesia for Body Jet Lipo?

I will be having Body Jet Liposuction done on the 21st of this month. I asked for an anesthesiologist to do local anesthesia, but my doctor said he... READ MORE

Do I Still Have Blood-tinged Anesthetic 2 Months Post-op?

It's been 2 1/2 months since I hap lipo for my abs and neck. THey look exactly the same still. My doctor said it's swollen fat, but I kind of... READ MORE

Wisdom Teeth and Lipo Surgery In Same Month. Is There Risk Of Being Under General Anesthesia Back To Back?

I plan to have lipo on my abdomen, thigh and hip. The surgeon suggested that I undergo general anesthesia. However, I heard there's a chance of... READ MORE

Liposuction Knee/thigh Without Full Anesthesia?

I am wondering if it's possible to perform liposuction without full anesthesia? I had my inner legs done, my love handles and buttocks and i feel like... READ MORE

General Anasthesia, is It Really That Safe?

I have wanted liposuction for years, and recently went for a consultation. I am SOO READY to do it!, but I am SO SCARED of General anasthesia. (too... READ MORE

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