Posted May 28, 2018
Liposuction has been used for years to sculpt and tone bodies and is considered the gold standard when it comes to fat removal procedures. With time, though, comes new advances and technologies; even the most successful systems can see improvements. Thus comes Smartlipo®, a revolutionary alternative to traditional liposuction.
What’s the Difference?
Much like traditional liposuction, Smartlipo® targets stubborn, excess, and diet-resistant pockets of fat on areas such as the back, buttocks, abdomen, hips, thighs, breasts, arms, neck, and face.…
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.…
Posted September 08, 2016
Advances in liposuction treatment and equipment have made the process more precise and customizable than ever before. With all of the new technologies available, it may be hard to know which option is best for you. One great option in Beverly Hills is SmartLipo at Pasadena Cosmetic Surgery.
Benefits of SmartLipo
SmartLipo is a laser assisted lipolysis system that works by heating the fat cells using laser light energy before removing the fat from the body.…
Posted July 25, 2016
If you have stubborn pockets of fat that you can’t get rid of, you may want to consider Smartlipo®. Smartlipo® is less-invasive than traditional liposuction and helps liposuction to be more accurate because it heats the fat cells before removal. Please view this infographic for more information about SmartLipo:
To schedule an appointment with our Board-Certified plastic surgeon, Dr.…
Posted February 25, 2016
Board-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.…
Posted February 08, 2016
With spring approaching, warmer days are just ahead – and if you are uncomfortable with the shape or size of your body, now is the time to start considering your options. Board-certified Pasadena plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole offers a wide range of body contouring options that can trim and tone nearly any part of your frame to get you ready to show off your tight new contours just in time for summer.…
Posted January 19, 2016
Once fat has been removed through liposuction – SmartLipo™ or any other method – it cannot come back. This means that, in a sense, liposuction is permanent. However, it is important to remember that new fat can and will most certainly accumulate in those same areas of the body unless care is taken to maintain your liposuction results.…
Posted June 30, 2015
Male breast reduction is the most effective way to eliminate stubborn fat deposits and glandular tissue in the chest. With this procedure, board-certified Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole can address gynecomastia, regardless of its cause, to produce a toned and sculpted look in place of woman-like breasts.
If you are struggling with excessive tissue in the chest, please call Dr.…
Posted October 15, 2013
SmartLipo™ is an incredibly effective and minimally invasive form of laser liposuction. The use of a laser is beneficial in liquefying fat cells, making them easier to remove and thereby enhancing your results. As one of the first plastic surgeons in the San Gabriel Valley to utilize this advanced technology, Dr. Martin O’Toole has seen firsthand the benefits offered by SmartLipo, and is pleased to offer this service to men and women throughout our area.…
Posted May 17, 2013
There are a few different types of liposuction. Fat removal is common to all types of liposuction, but the fat and treatment area can be prepared in various ways, which is how the types differ.
At Pasadena Cosmetic Surgery, the two liposuction methods we offer are:
- Power-assisted liposuction
- Smartlipo® laser-assisted liposuction
Plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole has chosen these two methods because, during his years of experience, he has found them to be the most beneficial and effective for his patients.…