This extensive operation which takes aorund 6 hours to perform under general anaesthetic lifts both the buttocks and the lateral thighs and also includes an abdominal reduction at the same time. The scar runs completely around the lower part of the trunk both on the anterior and posterior aspects of the torso. The drains are kept in for around 4 to 5 days, patients are gently mobilised and the procedure can significantly enhance the patients quality of life.
It takes around 3 to 6 months for the patient to fully recover from this complicated operation and the risks include wound infection, seroma, numbness and venous thrombosis.
Overall, although it is a big operation the results are very satisfactory and many massive weight loss patients benefit from this particular procedure.
Body-Jet is an innovative technique, which can be used for re-sculpturing without the potential complications of more traditional methods of liposuction.
The One Stitch Face Lift is a relatively new advanced procedure, designed to make the skin smooth and taut, without the need for complex and invasive surgery.