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Can I Have Multiple Areas of Liposuction Under Local Anesthesia?

1. I want to do liposuction on my abdomen, hips, inner thigh, and calves. Is it possible to do all in one session? Currently, I'm 5'45... READ MORE

Liposuction and Breast Feeding

I want to do liposuction under local anesthesia note that I am breastfeeding my child at the age of 9 months, is there a danger for the child of... READ MORE

On How Many Body Parts Should I Take Lipo to Be Safe?

1)I would like to get lipo on my ankles, calves, Knees and inner thigh on the same day, is it safe to do that. 2)I was a swimmer(active in all my... READ MORE

How soon after Liposuction can I use my hot tub?

On dec 8th, I had liposuction under regional anesthesia and iv sedation (inner& outer thighs, arms, chin.) I had the procedure in a different country... READ MORE

Risk of Lidocaine With Incomplete Right Bundle Branch Block?

I was planning to have liposuction surgery, its under local and without sedation it is 90 minutes with is less, it is a revision to a prior one which... READ MORE

Looking for Plastic Surgeon to Perform Liposuction in Brooklyn, NY Any Recommendations?

I am intereted in doing liposuction of the abdomen and love handles. Is this procedure one in the same or is it two procedures? I am also interested... READ MORE

Is It Normal to Have Severe Broken Blood Vessels After Lipo?

Just had liposuction under a local. Pain during saline/lidocaine prep by RN was horrific. Demerol and valium never took, entire proceedure with Dr.... READ MORE

Liposuction While You Are Awake?

Where is there a location in Southern California that does Liposuction under local anesthesia. Somewhere where they reposition you or you stand to see... READ MORE

Liposuction Under Local Anesthetics Help?

Hi. I'm 5'45 feet and weigh at 133 pounds. My surgeon says he'll take out 2-2.5L of fat at most from my outer/ inner thigh and hip. Is... READ MORE

How tolerable is neck liposuction under local only, no sedation?

I've set my surgery with a board certified plastic surgeon this coming month under local anesthesia only. No iv sedation. It was an option, but I want... READ MORE

I did cocaine 3 days before liposuction (under local anesthesia), will I be OK?

I did cocaine last night and I have liposuction surgery in 3 days. I only did a small amount (like 2 small lines) and my liposuction is only under... READ MORE

Is It Safe to Have Lipo Two Days After a Neck Lift?

How safe is it to have lipo soon after a neck lift? If both of the surgeries are going to be under local anesthesia, does it make it safer? What... READ MORE

Will most doctors agree to do IV sedation if the patient has anxiety problems?

I get extremely anxious and am not able to hold still when I am in a surgical/doctor's office/dental office setting. There is absolutely no way I will... READ MORE

Arm Lipo with Local Anesthesia?

I am 5'3", 145, mid 30s, athletic frame with a BMI of 26. I am considering a BBL and also some liposuction of the upper arms. Is it better to do both... READ MORE

Fat Removed Under Local Anesthesia?

What is the maximum liter(s)/ cc that can be safely removed under local anesthetics during a lipo surgery? READ MORE

Will tickle lipo and local anesthesia be a good option for a 220lb, 5ft 2 female, and if not what procedure would be best?

I am 24 going on 25 yes on December. I wanted to go under the tickle lipo procedure for almost my whole body specially my arms but my doctor told me... READ MORE

Liposuction basics. Bad experience. Is this how its supposed to be?

Since my region to be worked on was small, I underwent local anaesthesia. It was also the doctors first time performing the procedure! He made the... READ MORE

Is it safe to have local anesthesia for in-office liposuction?

I found a doctor to perform my liposuction. However, should I be concerned that the only does local anesthesia, and does the procedure in his office,... READ MORE

I would like to have Liposuction done in my abdomen under local anesthesia. What are my options?

I will absolutely not go under general anesthesia. Please let me know what my options are READ MORE

What's the difference between Local and General Anesthesia?

I'm getting Lipo of back, flanks and abdomen and I wanted to know what's the difference between local and general anesthesia? I would like to be awake... READ MORE

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