Navigation Links
After Weight Reduction People Opt For Special Plastic Surgery to Tone Their Body

Obese patients opt for various surgical body-contouring procedures. This is done on post-bariatric surgery patients. After they lose a significant// amount of weigh their body starts’ sagging hence cosmetic Plastic Reconstructive Surgery is done. Statistics shows that about 22 % of the patients opt for this surgery. The study was published by Plastic Surgeons in the journal of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery.

In this some of the leading practitioner in field describe in detail about the benefits of the improved mid-body lift techniques. ‘The radical weight loss following gastric by-pass leads to improved blood pressure, and in many patients improves or eliminates diabetes symptoms,’ said Berish Strauch, MD, chairman of the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Montefiore Medical Center, and author of the paper. ‘Nevertheless, patients are left with a massive sagging of the entire body that leads to severe medical and cosmetic deformities,’ said Dr. Strauch, who now finds that 80 percent of his surgical practice involves post-bariatric surgery patients. ‘It is truly gratifying to be able to give these patients the body they have dreamed of having.’

‘A traditional abdominoplasty (tummy tuck) is insufficient for these patients, who after this kind of extreme weight loss require a special operation called a circumferential adbominoplasty, a type of complicated, mid-body lift, which we have modified,’ said Dr. Strauch. ‘We trim excess skin from the stomach, thighs and buttocks in one operation, rotating the patient carefully on the operating table during the surgery,’ Dr. Strauch said. At a later date, we perform plastic surgery on other areas of the body. This staged approach improves the patients' quality of life, has wonderful esthetic results and has proven to be safe and effective. Dr. Strauch describes 75 mid-body lift operations in the article.

He has performed more than 300 of these new procedures in the past five year s. Circumferential abdominoplasty is more extensive than a standard tummy tuck, and involves additional operating room time, more blood loss and increased recovery time, the article says. After recovery, typically three months later, further body contouring procedures are considered such as brachioplasty (trimming underarm 'wings') as well as breast, thigh, face, neck and back lifts. Each of these procedures requires special techniques for formerly obese patients, said Dr. Strauch. He notes a remarkably low incidence of complications. Only one patient has experienced deep vein clotting, and there have not been any cases of pulmonary emboli or seroma problems.

Montefiore Medical Center, The University Hospital and Academic Medical Center for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, ranks among the top one percent of all US hospitals based on its investments in medical innovation and cutting-edge technology. Montefiore invests more in order to enable compassionate, personalized care and the most positive outcomes for patients and their families in New York, the tri-state area and beyond. Montefiore's unique combination of 'state-of-the-art' technology with 'state-of-the-heart' medical and nursing care in a teaching and research environment offer patients access to world-class medical experts, the newest and most innovative treatments and the best medical center experience anywhere.

This 1,062 bed medical center includes the Henry and Lucy Moses Division, the Jack D. Weiler Hospital and The Children's Hospital at Montefiore, a large home healthcare agency and a 21-site medical group practice located throughout the Bronx and nearby Westchester. Montefiore treats all major illnesses and has distinguished centers of excellence in cardiology and cardiac surgery, cancer care, tissue and organ transplantation, children's health, women's health, surgery and the surgical subspecialties. Montefiore Medical Center focuses on providing family-centered healthc are in a nurturing environment that extends well beyond its hospital and ambulatory settings.

Sourc: Newswise

Related medicine news :

1. Cholesterol Drug Helps After Angioplasty
2. Bone Strength After Menopause
3. Indians Stay Away from Coke, Pepsi After Toxin Scare
4. Less Pain After Tonsillectomy
5. Reducing The After Effects of Tonsillectomy
6. PET Scan May Be Beneficial After Cancer Treatment
7. Fertility After Testicular Cancer Questioned
8. Reducing The Risk Of Fractures After a Heart Transplant
9. Life After Testicular Cancer
10. Restoration Of Fertility After Cancer Treatment
11. Continuation Of Medication After Heart Surgery Very Important
Post Your Comments:

(Date:11/27/2015)... ... 27, 2015 , ... Lizzie’s Lice Pickers just announced a special promotion that ... of their purchase of lice treatment product. In addition, customers will receive a complimentary ... spokesperson. “Finding lice is a sure way to ruin the holidays, so we encourage ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... November 27, 2015 , ... ProSidebar: ... in Final Cut Pro X. With ProSidebar: Fasion, video editors can easily add ... ProSidebar as a minimalist title opener. Utilize presets featuring self-animating drop zones, lines, ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... 2015 , ... Consistent with the Radiology Business Management ... Radiology Marketing Programs meeting will showcase some of the best 2015 radiology ... Palace in Las Vegas with a pre-conference session on a collaborative approach for ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... November 27, 2015 , ... A simply ... Jones, is an interesting show that delves into an array of issues that are ... that could benefit from open dialogue, this show is changing the subjects consumers focus ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... November 27, 2015 , ... ... innovative online platform for mental health and wellness consultation, has collaborated with a ... will bridge the knowledge gap experienced by parents and bring advice from parenting ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/29/2015)... -- National Decision Support Company (NDSC) continues to experience ... statewide implementations. As a result, ordering providers now ... than 1 million times per month—all from within ... real-time feedback on the most appropriate imaging test ... at over 100 healthcare systems nationally, representing over ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... Une nouvelle approche consistant ... contre le cancer avancé.    --> ... au traitement photodynamique au Bremachlorin contre le cancer ... nouvelle approche consistant à combiner l,immunothérapie au traitement ...    Clinical Cancer Research . ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... 27, 2015 --> ... go online. The potential to save costs, improve treatment ... far from fully exploited as yet. Here, particular emphasis ... either via mobile tablet or directly at the patients, ... ) -->      (Photo: ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: