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You’ve Loss the Weight, Now It’s Time to Lose the Excess Skin

So, you’ve lost lots of weight, but what remains is a large amount of flabby, unsightly skin. This problem is not unusual, and it is especially pronounced for post-bariatric or stomach band surgery patients. When an individual loses a large amount of weight, the skin and underlying muscles – which had been stretched for a long period – remain even after the fat is gone. The result? Areas of sagging skin and tissue, which can cause not only embarrassment, but also clothes to fit uncomfortably. The reality is that excess, flabby skin does not respond to exercise and dieting. Because your skin has lost its elasticity, this excess skin will simply not tighten up with traditional weight-loss methods, regardless of your diet or exercise regimen.

There is a solution, however, and that solution is lower body lift surgery at our Greater Atlanta plastic surgery center. The lower body lift is also known as a belt lipectomy, because, during the procedure, a horizontal belt of excess skin will typically be removed to address sagging skin throughout the body. Once the excess skin is gone, we can also repair any loosened muscles while also removing leftover fat with liposuction. To give your body the sculpted appearance you desire, your lower body lift surgery may also involve a combination of procedures, including a tummy tuck, thigh lift, and buttock lift – depending upon your needs.

Scheduling a Lower Body Lift Consultation in Atlanta or Alpharetta

To schedule a complimentary and confidential lower body lift consultation with one of our board-certified plastic surgeons in our Atlanta or Alpharetta office, call 770.475.3146 or complete and submit the consultation request form.

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Practice Update re: COVID-19 situation View Update Virtual Consultation

Practice Update re: COVID-19 situation

As a valued member of the Northside Plastic Surgery family, I want to personally update you on steps our practice has taken to protect you and your health in light of the COVID-19 situation.

As it has always been, the safety and health of our patients and team members remains our highest priority. As your physician, I want to thank you for your support and the confidence you have in our practice. In response to the corona virus, we have taken the following additional measures to protect our patients:

  1. Until April 30, 2020, we are waiving our $150 fee for Virtual Consultations for all new patients.
  2. Our teams are receiving ongoing briefings, trainings, and enhanced operating protocols as the COVID-19 situation evolves.
  3. We are introducing the “No ‘waiting’ waiting room”. In general, we are reducing waiting times; but also, as a high-end practice, we are taking advantage of our larger size and multiple VIP waiting areas to maximize social distancing and the number of individuals in each reception area.
  4. We take great pride in maintaining the highest standards of cleanliness and hygiene. We have increased the frequency of cleaning our public areas (including lobbies, furniture, elevators, door handles, exam chairs, public bathrooms, etc.) and have continued the use of hospital-grade disinfectant.
  5. We are asking all patients and staff members to wash their hands and use hand sanitizer when entering the office and exam rooms.
  6. Since we have our own fully accredited on-site surgery center, we are not subject to actively infected patients using our operating rooms such as in hospitals. This provides a great security blanket for our patients. We are currently performing at full capacity and completely prepared to perform all scheduled surgeries and procedures and are taking all necessary precautions to ensure your safety and well-being.
  7. We are postponing all advanced training sessions for visiting physicians and providers until mid-April.
  8. We are performing regular and careful screening of patients with a bias for suspicion that a patient might have the corona virus
  9. We are instructing staff to welcome our patients with a nod or wave instead of fist bumps, elbow bumps, or handshakes.
  10. We ask that all patients with upper respiratory symptoms such as cough, fever, shortness of breath to please cancel and reschedule your appointments. We advise you to call your family doctor if you have any of these symptoms. Also, if you have recently traveled to a country with high rates of the corona virus or have been on a cruise, please reschedule your visit for at least 14 days from the time of your visit.
  11. For more, you can always find up-to-date and accurate information on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website.

Thank you for being a loyal patient. We will remain attentive to this situation and keep you updated on any changes with the practice. We are privileged to serve you and look forward to seeing you soon.

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