Dr. Steven Rueda is one of the most sought after liposuction surgeons in Palm Beach. His attention to detail and methodical technique create beautiful and natural results. Liposuction continues to be the most common body contouring procedure performed in the United States and in Florida. It provides improvement in body contour and shape by selectively removing areas of excess fatty tissue. During the early stages of human development the fat cells are distributed around the body. When a person gains weight these fat cells do not multiply, but rather retain more fatty tissue inside leading to undesirable bulges. Liposuction removes some of these fatty cells, and may lead to permanent changes in body shape that persist even after weight gain! Dr. Rueda encourages patient’s to maintain a healthy diet and exercise regimen to maintain the results. There are known advantages to liposuction surgery: -Restoration of shape and contour of the body-Removal of excess body fat -Enhances motivation to maintain a healthy diet and lifestyle. We Serve the following areas: Palm Beach, Jupiter, Wellington, Delray Beach and Boyton Beach. Contact us today to schedule a complimentary consultation. Tel:561.557.3115
Palm Beach plastic surgeon Dr. Rueda performs liposuction surgery using the tumescent method. This procedure injects a dilute solution containing local anesthetic and epinephrine in the area to undergo liposuction. Some of this method’s advantages include excellent pain control, minimal bleeding, increased fat removal, and faster recovery.
A tiny puncture in the skin enough to fit 2.0-3.7mm blunt liposuction cannula. Location depends on the area of the body being treated, but is always made and hidden so that its behind underwear or in natural body creases
Patients with excess fatty tissue in the face, neck, arms, chest, abdomen, back, hips, flanks, buttocks, thighs, or knees are ideal candidates. The best candidates have good skin quality and elasticity. Patients with striae or lax skin usually require a procedure to remove or tighten the skin.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Those patients with excess fatty tissue and good skin elasticity are ideal candidates.
Liposuction surgery may take 1-4 hours depending on the amount of areas undergoing treatment.
Your liposuction surgery will be performed in Precision Plastic Surgery Palm Beach by Dr. Steven Rueda in our office operating room. In very selected cases, the surgery may be performed at a local hospital or ambulatory surgery center in Palm Beach.
Yes! Liposuction surgery is frequently combined with other procedure like tummy tuck, breast augmentation, or liposuction in other areas of the body. This can be done safely.