WHAT IS BODY FAT TRANSFER?
Over time, the body gradually losses volume. Fat transfer uses fat cells from the patient’s body to reverse this effect.
The benefits of fat transfer include:
- Structural support to soft tissue
DURING AND AFTER YOUR SURGERY
Anesthesia Type: General anesthesia is used for body procedures.
Duration of Surgery: This varies depending on the procedure, but typically 1 – 2 hours
In/Outpatient: Fat transfer is typically performed in one to two hours with patients going home the same day.
Length of Recovery and Return to Work: Patients are typically back to regular activities within a week. Downtime is minimal with some swelling and bruising lasting 1-2 weeks.
Final Results: You will start to see immediate results, but the final result should be visible by 3 months
Post-Operative Medication: Painkillers are often given as well as antibiotics
Pricing: Can vary based on the type and extent of the surgery and the patient’s individual concerns