How Many Pulses Are Required During Ultrashape Treatment?

I am having my abdomen and saddlebags done and I have heard that I should be wrapped all the way around and there should be at least 1000 pulses in the ultrashape treatment - is this true?

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UltraShape body contour

UltraShape body contour permanently removes stubborn fat deposits in individuals of normal weight with a healthy diet who exercise regularly.  The number of pulses depends on the size of the area being treated. With experienced technicians, you can expect great results with UltraShape. 


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Hello Julie,

With Ultrashape the number of pulses will depend on the size of the area to be covered. To have good treatment results the technician should prepare the treatment area well, by marking and bunching the fat bulge. You will need 3 treatments spaced out by 2-4 weeks and on average should lose 3-6cm in circumference. Studioes have shown consistent results with UltraShape when the treatments are done in a center with experienced staff.

Arie Benchetrit, MD
Montreal Plastic Surgeon
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