Location: Washington, DC
Member since 4/14/2010


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Reviews & Stories

Smartlipo - Flanks - Chevy Chase, MD

I am set to get smartlipo on Friday, 4/16. Judging by the prices of those getting multiple areas done, I think that I may be paying a bit much. However, that being said, I am very happy with the doctor I chose. Although I have yet to see the product of his work, he is very well qualified on paper. At the consultation, I felt completely at ease as he took his time explaining everything to me... READ MORE

Recent comments from 3691anon

I guess the cost of the procedure would depend on the area. Ivy Plastic Surgery is pretty reasonable, in my opinion, for the area. I did a lot of shopping around before I decided on their practice. I don't have any after pics, but I... READ COMMENT

***SIGH*** I guess getting lumpy was in my future. I'm not too concerned though. At two weeks in, the hardness that I am feeling is much like how scar tissue feels. For some reason I thought it would be worst. I have been massaging... READ COMMENT

I agree with the others. RUN! I got my smartlipo in a region where prices are relatively high compared to most. But 11 grand???? And then the person tried to bargaining down??? No way! Also, you should have been seen by a doctor... READ COMMENT

What is a lyphatic drainage massage? I'm hoping for the best. I am expecting to take longer than normal to heal as I bruise very easily, but am now more concerned about lumps. READ COMMENT

Thanks. After speaking to my doctor, he said that the flanks area is much more forgiving than the abdomen, so my risk is very minimal. But I am up for a hot stone massage any day ;). READ COMMENT