Removal of Excess Skin to Thigh Area - Cost?

excess skin to thigh area want removed after bariatric surgery. is it expensive?

Doctor Answers 6

Thigh Lift Between $5000 and $7000

In the Miami area the cost should range between 5 and 7 thousand dollars including all fees. The cost depends on whether I do a full lift with a vertical incision or just a horizontal incision.

Miami Plastic Surgeon
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The Cost of Thigh Lift Surgery

Thigh lift surgery prices vary widely and depend upon several variables. It's important to make sure the fee quote includes the surgeon's fee, facility fee, anesthesia charges and pre and post-operative care. Each of these components may vary widely depending upon the surgeon's practice.

Generally, surgeons who operate in dedicated outpatient cosmetic surgery centers are able to offer lower facility fees than those who operate in hospitals. The surgeon's fee can vary depending upon regional differences and levels of local competition. Anesthesia fees can vary and this may be related to the use of a nurse anesthetist verses a physician anesthesiologist.

When all of these variables are considered, fees in the mid-western United States vary between $5,000and $8,000. It's important to remember that although price is an important component of your decision, it's not the only consideration. Make sure that your surgeon is a board certified plastic surgeon with appropriate qualifications and experience.

Richard J. Bruneteau, MD
Omaha Plastic Surgeon
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Cost of a thigh lift

The cost for a thigh lift depends upon how much skin needs to be removed.  However, the average cost is around 4-5K.

Jeffrey E. Schreiber, MD, FACS
Baltimore Plastic Surgeon
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Cost of a thigh lift

In North Texas the cost would range from $5500-$8000.  I would reccommend you call a couple of board certified plastic surgeons in your area and find out the average cost.

Vishnu Rumalla, MD
Dallas Plastic Surgeon
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Thigh lift cost

The fees for a thigh lift will vary from one region to the next, and will also depend upon how involved the procedure is.  Figure in NYC it will run between $8,000-$15000.

Steven Wallach, MD
New York Plastic Surgeon
4.2 out of 5 stars 26 reviews

Thigh lift

Thigh lift can mean many things. inner thighs, front thighs and lateral and back thighs.

You need to be more specific as to what you need .

pictures will help.

You need to know exactly what you want, and what the Dr. is doing, the expected results, the risks.

Before surgery not after surgery, so there is no disappointments.

Samir Shureih, MD
Baltimore Plastic Surgeon
4.2 out of 5 stars 7 reviews

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