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Liposuction Candidates - San Antonio

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Have you struggled with pockets of excess fat, localized either in the thigh or abdomen, that are resistant to the effects of exercise and healthy eating? Many individuals have a genetic predisposition towards a disproportionate distribution of fat throughout their body, leading to a protruding belly or thicker thighs. If you identify with these concerns and have not been able to successfully rid your body of excess fat through lifestyle changes, you may be able to count yourself among the liposuction candidates whose lives we have transformed at our San Antonio, Texas plastic surgery practice.

Don’t wait another moment to take that first step toward a healthier, fitter figure; contact Accent Plastic Surgery, P.A. to schedule your initial consultation with Dr. Sheryl Pilcher today.

Candidacy for Liposuction

The concerns of suitable liposuction candidates at our San Antonio practice may include one or more the following:

  • Excess belly fat in the abdomen or thighs, often persistent after substantial weight loss or pregnancy
  • Conspicuous fat deposits with a noticeable appearance of cellulite
  • An otherwise fit and lean body with stubborn, localized fat deposits
  • A disproportionate or protruding belly

The friendly staff at Accent Plastic Surgery, P.A. is well-versed in the knowledge to address concerns patients may have when exploring their body contouring options. Backed by the proven expertise of Dr. Sheryl Pilcher, who has been helping patients achieve their ideal bodies for over 15 years, the San Antonio-based practice has the tools to empower patients in the decision making process.

By clicking through our easy-to-navigate photo gallery, patients can begin to familiarize themselves with the high quality of liposuction work carried out at Accent Plastic Surgery, P.A.

Liposuction should not be viewed as a method of achieving extreme weight loss. Ideal candidates should be in good health and have attempted to eradicate fat through a healthy lifestyle, including a consistent exercise regimen and healthy eating habits, prior to surgery. Candidates should have maintained a healthy weight for a sustained period of time prior to undergoing liposuction.

In an addition to traditional liposuction, Accent Plastic Surgery, P.A., offers a number of alternative liposuction techniques. After undergoing a personal examination, patients may be urged to consider a tummy tuck to further enhance their results.  

During their initial consultations, patients will learn more about liposuction including what the procedure entails and how long post-surgery recovery time typically is. Because the liposuction procedure uses a tiny quarter-inch incision at the surgical site, it may be a good choice for someone concerned with scarring. Local or general anesthesia is used during the outpatient surgery, and dissolvable sutures are used to close the surgical incisions. Recovery time usually runs between one and two weeks, after which patients are able to resume their normal activities – albeit in their trimmer, more proportional bodies.

Schedule Your Initial Consultation with Dr. Pilcher

The decision to address excess fat through liposuction can be a turning point for many, leading to greater self-confidence and a better quality of life. To learn more about liposuction and discuss whether you are a good candidate for this body contouring technique, schedule a consultation with Accent Plastic Surgery, P.A. in San Antonio today. 

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San Antonio Office

255 E Sonterra Blvd
Ste 201
San Antonio, TX 78258

All Hours Directions (210) 654-9900