Seven Weeks After Smart Lipo - Are These the Final Results?

I only lost 2 inches so far on my abs and its been almost 7 weeks. Should I expect much more results than this? I am 5ft 6 and weigh 157. I had smartlipo done on my upper and lower abs, and flanks. I lost 2 inches in about 2 weeks around my waist. I am happy with that but was hoping for much more. I go back for my next follow up in 2 weeks. Should I expect a better result by now?

Doctor Answers 2

Seven weeks after Smart Lipo

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Without photos very hard to discuss. Sounds like you have an acceptable result. Go discuss with the surgeon in detail your expectations.


Volume loss after smart lipo

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volume reduction continues for three to six months after liposuction so you're not quite there yet. Granted the amount  you lose from now until the procedure reaches its maximal benefit, will be less than what you saw initially.

Ronald Shelton, MD
Manhattan Dermatologic Surgeon
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