On the day of my procedure, my doctor said that he didn't think I needed the "laser". Is this a common practice? (Photo)
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That in itself is much more of an issue than your actual results.
If your skin is fine, then not using a laser will not significantly change your outcome, if at all.
I have performed over 2,000 laser liposuction procedures.
My guess is if I used the laser on one side and did not use the laser on the other side, few patients, if any, would have noticed a difference.
What's important is that the procedure agreed upon was delivered.
Are you sure the surgeon had a laser available?
In the end, I suppose if your results are great, then that speaks for itself.
I don't want to second guess another surgeon since I was not there.
In the end, it's the technique and skill of the operator that gives results, not the equipment.
Best of luck,
Mats Hagstrom, M.D.
Doctor changed your plan right before surgery?
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