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Tumescent Liposuction, Lasers and New Devices: A State of the Art Liposuction Practice
Saturday, March 02
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Kimberly J. Butterwick, MD, FAAD - Handout
Following this course, the attendee should be able to:
- Evaluate the risks and benefits of many of the new lasers and devices available for assisting tumescent liposuction.
- Differentiate among new devices for non-invasive fat removal.
- Identify three pearls to augment an existing liposuction practice.
This session will describe tips to facilitate, enhance, and promote a successful liposuction practice. It will also give an overview of the risks, benefits, and usefulness of new devices and lasers developed to assist tumescent liposuction. Additionally, non-invasive fat removal devices will be examined in terms of efficacy, safety, and how they may be incorporated into a practice. Clinical data will be reviewed for these new devices as available. Finally, pearls and caveats for best patient outcomes will be described. Audience participation is encouraged.