Aren't there any doctors that try to dissuade patients from undergoing surgery?

i appreciate board certified doctors respond; my concern is that a lot of their replies seems to end in suggesting surgery over other non-invasive methods.

Doctor Answers 1

Mesotherapy as non-surgical option

Mesotherapy is a non-surgical option for the removal of pockets of isolated fat. When I recommend surgery over mesotherapy it's because that patient needs more fat removed than is possible with mesotherapy, or because they actually have loose skin, and not fat. Each patient needs to be evaluated in person, but these would be the main reasons that I would suggest surgery over a non-surgical option.

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