I gained 20 lbs after taking a prescribed medication. I am 65 years old and in very good health. Am I eligible for Laser Liposuction?
Laser Lipo on 65-year-old for Weight Gain Due to Medication?
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Liposuction for 65 year old
Age and eligigibility for surgery
You are a poor Liposuction candidate if you're targeting weight loss
If you are specifically looking to lose weight from having liposuction, you are a poor candidate for surgery. Most patients lose little, if any weight. Liposuction is more appropriately a contouring procedure.
This is my opinion of course and you will likely find another surgeon to do it for you. How successful it might be of course is another question. This may seem sad but it is true.
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