Please Recommend a Doctor Specializing in Liposuction of Back Fat?

I have a large pocket of fat on my back under my bra strap. I am having trouble finding specialist that can or have performed Liposuction in this area.

Are there cosmetic surgeons that specialize in the back area? I am an average size woman but have a FAT BACK. I need help!!

Doctor Answers 2

Back Liposuction doctor in NC

Hi Donna,

The procedure is a very commonly done one and any board certified Plastic surgeon should be able to get you a good result.

Plus - North Carolina has lots of good Plastic surgeons. I trained at Duke and some of my colleagues are all over the state.

Your best bet is to go to the website of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons ( and use its surgeon finder to find a colleague who is close to you. I would then visit 2-3 of them and see how you like them. Pick the one you like the best and you will hardly ever "go wrong".

Good Luck.

Memphis Plastic Surgeon
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Getting rid of fat under the bra straps helps you look great

Liposuction does a wonderful job of getting rid of the fat under the bra straps and can be done under local anesthesia with only 1-2 days downtime. Usually we do the posterior axillae and the mid back together (this is the areas from the armpits to the middle of the back) at a rough cost of $4000-4500. You will be so happy you did it.

David Hansen, MD
Beverly Hills Dermatologic Surgeon
4.7 out of 5 stars 43 reviews

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