Why to get a Liposuction? | Max Hospital
  1. Home
  2. Blogs
  3. Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery
  4. Why to get a Liposuction?

Get Second Opinion

Please provide your phone number with country code

2 + 2 =

Doc Connect

Hospital : 
Max Super Speciality Hospital, Saket
  • Robotic Urological Surgery: 15 years journey 
    Dr. Rahul Yadav, Dr. Anant Kumar
  • Robotic surgery is the latest in advanced onco surgical procedures 
    Dr. Harit Chaturvedi
  • Percutaneous balloon aortic valvuloplasty & balloon dilatation of aortic coarctation in a 10 year old child 
    Dr. Neeraj Awasthy, Dr. Sushil Shukla
  • Role of CT/MR imaging and echocardiography in evaluation of valsalva sinus aneurysm 
    Dr. Reena Anand, Dr. Raj Kumar, Dr. Divya Malhotra, Dr. Bharat Aggarwal
  • Risk factors for patients undergoing treatment for Breast Cancer
    Ms. Kanika Arora, Ms. Ritika Samaddar
  • Radiology Case of The Month 
    Dr. Nafisa Shakir Batta, Dr. Dhruv Jain
October, 2015 :15
Emergency Call Button

DELHI / NCR : 011-4055 4055

MOHALI : 77107-77107

DEHRADUN : 0135 719 3333

BATHINDA : 0164-5212000



Bio Medical Waste Report For Shalimar Bagh

Month Red Autoclave(Infected Plastic Waste) Yellow- Incineration(AnatomicalWaste & Soiled Waste) Blue Autoclave (Glass- Bottles) Black Cytotoxic- Incineration( Cytotoxic Contaminated Items) White- Sharp Total Bags Total Weight(In KG's)
  No. of Bags Weight (in KG's) No. of Bags Weight (in KG's) No. of Bags Weight (in KG's) No. of Bags Weight (in KG's) No. of Bags Weight (in KG's)    
Apr-17 924 2963.50 954 2994.10 239 1017.30 103 279.20 1645 606.40 3865 7861.00
May-17 1175 4624.12 1028 3498.40 276 1524.34 87 195.01 1803 823.85 4369 10665.71
Jun-17 1060 4511.45 902 2886.66 293 1324.05 76 194.00 2057 1100.69 4388 10016.85
Jul-17                     0 0.00
Aug-17                     0 0.00
Sep-17                     0 0.00
Oct-17                     0 0.00
Nov-17                     0 0.00
Dec-17                     0 0.00
Jan-18                     0 0.00
Feb-18                     0 0.00
Mar-18                     0 0.00
YTD 3159 12099.065 2884 9379.155 808 3865.69 266 668.705 5505 2530.94 12622 28543.555

Why to get a Liposuction?

Home >> Blogs >> Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery >> Why to get a Liposuction?

Clinical Directorate

For more info please call 8744 888 888 (Delhi – NCR) & 9988 422 333 (Chandigarh Tri-city), or mail at homecare@maxhealthcare.com

June 16, 2016 0 230 1 minute, 54 seconds read
Dr. Vipin Barthwal- Aesthetics & Reconstructive Surgery - Max Hospital
Associate Director - Oncology Reconstructive Surgery
Cancer Care / Oncology, Oncology Reconstructive Surgery

Liposuction is the removal of unwanted body fat by suction using a surgical vacuum. It is a cosmetic procedure and is carried out to improve a person’s appearance. It is performed with an objective of slimming and smoothing the contours of abdomen, hips, calves, thighs, arms, back, neck or face. A liposuction procedure may include more than one site like abdomen, back and thighs all on the same day.

Most commonly used for cosmetic body shaping, this procedure is also used to reduce the breast size in men having large breasts (gynecomastia) or to remove fat tumors (lipomas).

Benefits of Liposuction

  • Fat and cellulite removal
  • Improved appearance
  • Self-esteem
  • Overall confidence

You are a good candidate for liposuction if you have:

  • Normal weight
  • Healthy and elastic skin
  • Specific troubled areas such as tummy, butt and thighs that will not respond to changes in diet and exercise. 

How much time will recovery take?

The time required to perform liposuction may vary considerably, depending on the size of the area, the amount of fat being removed, the type of anesthesia and the technique used. Though the recovery happens quickly and you can return to normal activities within two weeks. However, you can expect soreness, swelling and bruising for atleast few weeks. To control swelling and to help the skin better fit its new contours, patient may be fitted with a snug elastic garment to wear over the treated area for a few weeks. You should start with walking and routine light activities after 1 day, strenuous activities after 6 weeks.

What should be your expectations of Liposuction?

You will see a noticeable difference in the shape of your body soon after surgery. However, drastic improvement will be apparent after four to six weeks when most of the swelling has subsided. After three months, any persistent mild swelling will disappear and final contour will be visible. Please avoid consuming Aspirin and Vitamin E containing medications at least 7days prior to your surgery.  In case you are considering liposuction, it is important that you have realistic expectations. Though dramatic results can be achieved but they may not be as immediate or obvious as you would be expecting. With all plastic surgeries, the success of liposuction will depend on individual factors such as skin, age, weight, elasticity and overall health. 

Related Articles

Featured Doctors

Book an Appointment