Treatment time takes approximately 2-3 hours to complete, and may require anywhere from 1-2 treatments depending on the amount of fat. With newer techniques implemented, patients no longer need any medication; however Tylenol may be given for patients who do experience discomfort. Localized tenderness and mild bruising can be experienced, but should fade away within a couple of weeks with the proper after care. The best candidates for this procedure have a BMI of 30 or less, however, we can certainly create a treatment program for patients who have a slightly higher BMI as well.
It is suggested that patients incorporate a healthy diet and exercise regime prior to and after any type of body contouring procedure to help increase and prolong results.