Fat Transfer Q&A
Graft + Fat Transfer
I've seen these mentioned in other posts but are they the same thing or two different things? READ MORE
Is "fat graphing" the same procedure as a "fat injection"? I am contemplating a face and neck lift and the surgeon recommended a "fat injection,"... READ MORE
If I'm interested in fat grafting, must I have a certain percentage of body fat for harvesting? I work out regularly and have low body fat. Thanks. READ MORE
Hi. Several years ago I experienced an accident which necessitated skin grafts. The doctors took the grafts from my thighs, and ever since there has... READ MORE
I am going away to have lipo with fat graph to butt, and a breast lift. I have an 11 hour flight back home 12 days after the surgery, any ideas how I... READ MORE
I can't sleep after fat transfer to buttocks & breasts. Is it more important to not put pressure on grafted areas or get sleep?
I am 8 days post-op. I realize getting both done at once is not often recommended. In any case, I am only getting a few hours of fitful sleep at night... READ MORE
I'm not sure how, but after an face proceedure a few years ago I lost a lot of fat in my cheeks and they became very hollow in the submalar area.... READ MORE
Some interesting stuff from Korean Plastic website with regards to lower part of face including nasal and drooping month end. It is as follows: Take... READ MORE
What gauge cannula do you use and why? READ MORE
5 days ago I had fat grafting to repair atrophy from a previous trauma. The surgeon seems to have put some fat in a few areas I din't want it (jaw... READ MORE
I went to three drs. each told me a different story:, one that he rare.y needs touch ups in hispractice and that fat grafting is permanent. another dr... READ MORE
After having a mohs surgery many years ago I am still left will an area on my tip that looks hollow and smushed in. I had Fascia and cartilage... READ MORE
In 2005 I had lumpectomy and radiation to left breast for early breast cancer. Then in February 2013 I had breast cancer, Stage II in right followed... READ MORE
Facial Fat Transfer for Under Eyes hollow. Is this common to remove a cheek implant or should graft be done over it?
I'm considering facial fat transfer for under eye hollowness. I've read time and again that the fat reabsorbs and it is a risky procedure. Have there... READ MORE
Weight gain after fat transfer to breast and buttocks, where on my body can I expect the new weight to go?
During my consultation my doc said i dont have enough fat to transfer. If he does, then only few fat will remain in the grafted areas. My question: if... READ MORE
I don't want people know I have plastic surgery. Can a surgeon know if someone had fat grafting by palpation? READ MORE
My right pectoral muscle is roughly half the size of the left. I believe it is due to Poland's syndrome. I've looked into pec implants and have ruled... READ MORE
Can my knee dent be filled with either filler, fat grafting or a custom implant (like those used for chins and such)?
From acl knee surgery years ago, and aging, I have lost fat on my left knee and now have a dent that goes down the front of it vertically. There is... READ MORE
I want to do a Fat transfer to wrists and ankles. How long does the grafted fat usually stay before disappearing?
I am a 22-yr-old male with a total inability to gain weight: everything I eat is burned. I have managed to acquire a lot of volume thanks to... READ MORE