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Category: Liposuction


SmartLipo® vs. Power-Assisted Liposuction

Posted March 30, 2017

Liposuction is a body contouring procedure that can be performed using different technical strategies. The best approach may vary from patient to patient, and patients are ultimately responsible for choosing the technique they desire based on the recommendations and information provided by their surgeon. But choosing your body contouring technique doesn’t have to be a difficult decision.

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Which Tummy Tuck Surgery Is Right for Me?

Posted November 29, 2016

A protruding abdomen is one of the body characteristics that both men and women find troublesome. Many people develop excess fat and loose abdominal skin due to weight fluctuations, aging, and pregnancy. They often attempt to diet and exercise to slim the appearance of the abdomen but find it hard to eliminate a distended stomach despite their efforts.

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Tummy Tuck or Liposuction? Which One Is Right for Me?

Posted May 30, 2016

Liposuction or Tummy Tuck?With the summer season upon us, many women become more self-conscious about the flaws in their body. Mothers especially may feel uncomfortable in the summer clothes and swimsuits they used to wear before pregnancy and childbirth.

At Pasadena Cosmetic Surgery, tummy tuck and liposuction are both popular options for our mommy makeover patients. Each procedure helps you achieve different results.…

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Can Liposuction Remove Cellulite?

Posted April 12, 2016

To learn which liposuction or cellulite treatments are best for your needs, call board-certified Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole at (626) 689-7800 todayCellulite is a type of subcutaneous fat that causes a dimpled or lumpy look wherever it occurs. Common in women of all ages, cellulite is not related to weight gain or having children. In fact, even the slimmest of women who have never been pregnant often develop cellulite as they age.

Cellulite is resistant to most treatments, including liposuction.…

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Wow at the Beach with Mommy Makeover Surgery

Posted March 29, 2016

To schedule your obligation and cost-free mommy makeover consultation with board-certified Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole, call (626) 689-7800 todayAs we approach the summer months, moms throughout the Los Angeles area will begin to get children swim-ready. But what about the moms themselves? Don’t they, too, deserve to be ready for warmer weather and the more revealing clothes that accompany it? Board-certified Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole believes so – and is pleased to offer mommy makeover options that are personalized for each mom, enabling optimal correction of problem areas and natural-looking results that you will be proud to show the world.…

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Which Type of Liposuction is Best for Me?

Posted February 25, 2016

To learn which type of liposuction is best for your needs, call board-certified Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole at (626) 689-7800 for a free consultation todayBoard-certified Los Angeles liposuction surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole offers both power assisted liposuction (PAL) and laser liposuction (SmartLipo™). Which of these options is best for your needs depends on factors unique to your anatomy as well as which areas of the body you desire to sculpt. During your free liposuction consultation Dr. O’Toole will evaluate your areas of concern and discuss all of your options to help determine which technique is best for your needs.…

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Plastic Surgery for Men on the Rise

Posted October 16, 2015

If you are interested in learning more about plastic surgery for men, call board-certified Pasadena plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole at (626) 689-7800 for a free consultationMore and more men are beginning to look to plastic surgery to address issues as varied as stubborn fat deposits and premature signs of aging. If you are a man who is unhappy with any aspect of his body, board-certified Pasadena plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole welcomes an opportunity to meet with you free of charge, discuss your goals, and help you choose those procedures best suited to produce the striking and masculine look you deserve.…

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Is Too Much Liposuction Possible?

Posted September 03, 2015

Is liposuction safe? Yes. Is it safe for you? That depends on several factors. Call board-certified Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. O’Toole at (626) 689-7800 for a free consultation to learn moreA new study conducted at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine set out to determine how much liposuction is safe. The results, published in this month’s Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery journal, suggest that depends very much on a patient’s BMI at the time of surgery.

If you are considering liposuction surgery in the Los Angeles area, please call board-certified plastic surgeon Dr.…

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Post Bariatric Body Contouring Increases in Popularity

Posted July 14, 2015

A recent increase in the number of bariatric surgeries in the United States has kindled a surge in post bariatric body contouring procedures. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons – of which Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole is a member – massive weight loss surgeries have resulted in an increased demand for liposuction, tummy tuck, arm lift, and breast lift surgery among others.…

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Body Contouring Options

Posted April 14, 2015

If you are unhappy with the size or shape of your body, it may be time to discuss your body contouring options with board-certified Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole. Paying close attention to your concerns and listening carefully to your desires, Dr. O’Toole can customize your body contouring treatments to produce a look you will love.…

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