Liposuction involves the removal of fat using a hollow tube (cannula) that is passed through the unwanted fatty tissue. There are various devices that can aid in the removal of fat including suction assisted techniques, powered cannulas, lasers and ultrasound. Each of the methods has advantages and disadvantages.
These methods will be discussed with you at the time of the consultation. Additionally, the above techniques may be combined to yield optimal results. The best decisions concerning the appropriate techniques for you needs will be accomplished by combining your desires and Dr. Brownstein’s expertise.