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Smart Lipo Performed Incorrectly

Pros: + weight loss Cons: lumps/rope-like ripples...

Pros: + weight loss
Cons: lumps/rope-like ripples on my abdomen, very painful procedure

I had SmartLipo because I had some stubborn areas of fat that were very difficult to lose by exercising (my abdomen and flanks)

I had "Smart Lipo" done 3 weeks ago on my flanks and upper and lower abdomen. I now have lumps/rope-like ripples on my mid-abdomen near my navel. I am worried that this may be permanent. I am also worried that my Dr. did not perform Smart Lipo correctly.

The procedure began with him making the incisions, separating the layers, and then he began to suction. As a final step, he used the laser. My understanding is that the laser is to be used PRIOR to suctioning to liquify the fat and aid in its removal. What should I do?

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Wondering what your posy-op status is at this time. Have you seen any improvements?
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my doctor did the same procedure he suction first then laser and finally another suction. see my before and after pic. happy with my result
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Very bad results. Loose skin after surgery. Did not provide any significant results although the cost was high. I have had a second corrective procedure with no change in results. Not sure what I paid for. I look worse than before the surgery.
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