Lipotherme Treatment for the Arms?

Can I have Lipotherme treatment in my arms? They are too fat

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Lipotherme treatment for arms

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I would recommend a consultation with your doctor to see if you are a candidate for this procedure first. I have treated many of my patients with Lipotherme on the arms with great results. If the skin is too lose and saggy, a Brachioplasty may be suggested.

Lipotherme effective for upper arms

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In my practice, I find lipotherme lipolysis followed by liposuction effective in the treatment of the upper arm area.  It will depend on the looseness of the skin as well.  If the skin is very loose or stretched, a brachioplasty or minibrachioplasty is needed sometimes.  But for most of my younger patients, lipotherme is effective for that area.

Marwan R. Khalifeh, MD
Chevy Chase Plastic Surgeon
4.7 out of 5 stars 107 reviews

Laser Liposuction for Arms

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Lipotherme has been used safely and effectively for many of our patients at our practice in the SF Bay Area. I would definitely recommend making a consultation with a board-certified plastic surgeon who can determine if you are a good candidate for Lipotherme or if another procedure would be more helpful.

Vivek Bansal, MD
Danville Plastic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 26 reviews

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Lipotherme for the arms is a good choice!

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You certainly may choose to have Lipotherme laser-assisted liposuction to address the extra fat in your arms. Talk to your surgeon about whether it's right for you now, or if you should try to lose weight first, or if you need an arm lift (brachioplasty) to take care of extra loose skin. The right answers for you depend on the size of your arms, the distribution of fat in your arms, and the amount of loose skin in your arms.

Best wishes!

Carmen Kavali, MD
Atlanta Plastic Surgeon
4.6 out of 5 stars 46 reviews

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