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SmartLipo Triplex in La Jolla, CA

Shumway Cosmetic Surgery, accredited by the Joint Commission and awarded the Gold Seal of Approval which reflects our commitment to excellence and quality patient care, offers SmartLipo®Triplex to local residents requiring cosmetic surgery.

Those little poochy patches of fat seem to hide from every effort you make to eliminate them, and no level of diet and exercise even touches them! Advances in laser technology, however, give you the edge you need to finally have the smooth, gorgeous contours that you want! SmartLipo® Triplex™ at Shumway Cosmetic Surgery is the best way to get rid of excess fat. We are the liposuction experts in San Diego, and SmartLipo® Triplex™ offers a safe, effective and efficient way to get the body you want.

What Is SmartLipo® Triplex™ Laser Liposuction Procedure?

SmartLipo® Triplex™ is a laser lipolysis, or laser-assisted liposuction, system that melts away stubborn fat cells and stimulates your collagen production to tone and tighten your skin. While traditional liposuction will remove unwanted fat from your body, it does little to improve your skin. This added benefits is what makes SmartLipo® Triplex™ the best option to get rid of unwanted fat. On top of also giving you smooth and youthful skin, SmartLipo® Triplex™ offers less downtime and a quicker recovery than with traditional liposuction.

SmartLipo® Triplex™ can treat pretty much anywhere on your body that you want to remove fat from. The laser liposuction procedure can treat very large and broad areas or small and delicate areas with precision and efficiency.

Am I a Candidate for Laser Liposuction?

While the SmartLipo® Triplex™ procedure gets rid of fat on the body, it is not a weight loss solution. Candidates for SmartLipo® Triplex™ should be a in good overall health and maintain an optimum weight for your body size and style. SmartLipo® Triplex™ specializes in removing fat from areas that are resistant to exercise and diet.

SmartLipo® Triplex™ may be for you if you want a minimally invasive procedure with little downtime that can remove unwanted fatty deposits. Dr. Shumway assesses your body to determine if SmartLipo® Triplex™ is right for you, so schedule a consultation appointment today and start winning the battle against unwanted stubborn body fat.

Make sure to go into any cosmetic procedure with realistic expectations. Explain to your surgeon during your consultation exactly what you are looking for, and they can help explain what the results of laser liposuction will look like.

Where can Fat Remove From My Body With SmartLipo?

Our advanced laser liposuction procedure can remove fat from various locations on the body.

  • SmartLipo® Triplex™ gets rid of excess fat from the waist, hips and love handles, giving you that hourglass frame you so desire.
  • Remove fat from the chin to get rid of an unsightly double chin
  • Get rid of excess fat from the inner and outer thighs. No more chafing!
  • Get more shapely breasts by removing unwanted fat
  • Evaporate that tummy with abdominal laser liposuction
  • Make cankles a thing of the past with ankle fat removal
  • SmartLipo® Triplex™ can also remove fat from the back, arms, knees and neck

Why Choose Dr. Shumway?

Shumway Cosmetic Surgery is dedicated to aesthetic enhancement for our patients. We specialize in laser and cosmetic surgical procedures. Our office is conveniently located in sunny Southern California in the La Jolla area of San Diego.

Dr. Robert A. Shumway, MD, FACS is an expert in the field of cosmetic surgery. He has studied at the nation’s most prestigious medical centers and has taught at Duke, UCLA, and UCSD. As a trustee of the California Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, Dr. Shumway stresses the importance of close post-operative care, carefully instructing his patients on how to expedite their own healing and recovery.

What Happens During SmartLipo® Triplex™?

SmartLipo® Triplex™ requires only local anesthesia. A small incision is made in the treatment area, and the SmartLipo® Triplex™ device, which is very small, is inserted through the incision. Laser energy melts the fat cells that you have been unsuccessful in eliminating. Finally, you win the battle of the little poochy bulges!

How Fast Will I Heal?

You should rest for a day or so after your treatment, and you can return to work after two days, much less time than traditional liposuction. Over-the-counter medications should help with any discomfort, and you may have some swelling and bruising around the treatment area.

How Will I Look?

Fabulous. Right after your SmartLipo® Triplex™ procedure, you will see a difference, and it only gets better as the swelling goes down.

How Much Does SmartLipo® Triplex™ Cost in San Diego and La Jolla, CA?

The cost of your SmartLipo® Triplex™ treatment will depend on the extent of treatment that is needed for your individual body style and cosmetic goals. We offer payment plans and work closely with CareCredit™ to help you with the cost of your SmartLipo® Triplex™ treatment.

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