Category Archives: Liposuction

5 Benefits of VASER Liposuction Procedures

5 Benefits of VASER Liposuction Procedures

There’s nothing more frustrating than a stubborn pocket of fat that refuses to be tamed by diet or exercise. If this situation sounds all too familiar, then an innovative new procedure called VASER liposuction may be able to help. VASER lipo at Dr. David Altamira’s practice in Houston and Sugar Land, TX, uses the latest technology to… Read More »

Are You a Good Candidate for Liposuction?

If you’re interested in surgically losing fat, you may be a good candidate for liposuction. Like any procedure, however, some risks may come with liposuction, and it’s important to understand whether your health and body are prepared to take on the process and recovery time. Here, we’ll look at what you need to know to decide… Read More »


The Key Differences Between BodyTite and Liposuction

If you are interested in trying a body contouring procedure, you may be pleased to find there’s more than one option. Liposuction is a procedure for removing pockets of stubborn fat that has been otherwise resistant to other weight loss methods. The procedure can be performed on the stomach, buttocks, thighs, arms, and hips. BodyTite is a… Read More »

4 Rules for Post-Liposuction Recovery

Body contouring procedures have never been more effective and painless than they are today. One of the most widely sought-after body contouring procedures available is the beloved liposuction, which serves to remove fat from the body, in turn, making the areas look tighter and more contoured. And, as with any cosmetic surgery—though this one is minimally… Read More »

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Preparing for Your Liposuction Procedure

Liposuction is a great way to get rid of those pockets of fat that just won’t go away no matter how much you diet and exercise. Patients love it not only because it is effective, but also because it is a minimally invasive outpatient procedure with long-lasting results. However, there are some things you’ll want… Read More »

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Is BodyTite The Same as Liposuction?

If you’ve been eating healthy and working out regularly, the persistence of stubborn fat can be extremely frustrating. If you’re dealing with this dilemma, you’re not alone. Also, you don’t have to live with pockets of fat in areas like the flanks, hips, and abdomen. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. David Altamira has helped many patients… Read More »

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Liposuction Questions Answered

As one of the leading plastic surgery procedures year after year, liposuction is also one of the most familiar to people. Familiarity can be detrimental, though, because people can get the wrong ideas about the treatment. Here, we answer some of the common questions that patients ask during their liposuction consultation. Does liposuction hurt? In… Read More »

Quick Facts about Liposuction

Each year, more than 250,000 liposuction procedures are performed in the United States. This minimally invasive procedure is especially popular around this time of year. As we shed layers of clothing, we are often motivated to release all things that no longer serve our best life. Excess fat, which becomes more noticeable when we aren’t… Read More »

What Happens After Liposuction?

Adults all around the world have undergone liposuction to achieve better body contours. This ultra-popular procedure is one of the best techniques ever developed for safe, effective fat reduction. If you’re tired of struggling with the stubborn fat that is keeping you from feeling your best, you may have questions about liposuction. Many people do.… Read More »