You will discuss various anesthesia options with Dr. Jimerson, including sedation and general anesthesia. He will determine the best type of anesthesia based on the procedures, your health history and his preferences.
In a typical body lift, an incision that is similar to a bikini shape is made on the abdomen to tighten the abdomen, groin, waist, thighs and buttocks in one surgery.
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In addition, an incision may be made around the circumference of the body in order to remove the apron of excess skin, as well as to tighten and reposition the underlying tissues.
If necessary, Dr. Jimerson may recommend liposuction to remove additional fat in order to achieve a more appealing body contour.
Different sutures, adhesives and clips are used to close the incisions.