Have you gone through gender affirmation surgery only to come to a dead end where diet and exercising fail to help those “troubled” areas of your body? If you are looking to remove some extra fat from your body, liposuction may be the perfect solution. It’s an easy and effective procedure that doesn’t require major surgery or long recovery time, so it can fit into any lifestyle – even yours!
Liposuction is an incredible cosmetic surgery procedure that removes fat from the body. It’s also known as suction-assisted lipectomy and can be used for removing extra pounds in selected areas of your anatomy like the abdomen, thighs, or buttocks. Liposuction can also be used to remove fat from the back, face, and neck areas, which is typically done with a suction pump or syringe.
What are the types of transgender liposuction surgery?
There are several different types of liposuction surgery, each with its own advantages and disadvantages. The most common type of these types is traditional liposuction, which uses a suction pump to remove excess fat from the body. Traditional liposuction is widely considered to be the gold standard of all types.
Laser liposuction uses a laser to melt away excess fat, and ultrasonic liposuction uses sound waves to break down fat cells. Both procedures utilize newer techniques that can achieve great results.
No matter what type of liposuction surgery you choose, you can expect to experience some side effects, such as bruising, swelling, and soreness. Despite these mostly minor discomforts, liposuction is a safe and effective way to remove excess fat from the body.
What is the goal of transgender liposuction surgery?
Liposuction could help you achieve a smoother complexion by sculpting your desired regions into shape – giving you a more toned appearance and a silhouette that aligns with who you are. The results are breathtaking, as it gives you better contouring possibilities with just one treatment. You have come this far to reach the pinnacle of your true self, and Dr. Washington’s goal is to give you those final finishing touches to your appearance that can help you to reaffirm your self-confidence.
Dr. Washington’s goal for you is to help give you a natural appearance that will give you a commanding sense of confidence.
Each patient’s story and body frame is different. During your consultation, Dr. Washington will carefully listen to your concerns and perform a thorough examination. He will assess your areas of concern and determine if liposuction is the right procedure to refine what you are looking for. If you are a candidate for liposuction surgery, he will discuss and customize a plan that aligns with your vision and is unique to you.
What should you expect after transgender liposuction surgery?
Immediately after surgery, you will be placed in compression garments to minimize swelling and maximize your results. Your incisions will be closed with absorbable sutures, which will not need to be removed. You can usually return to work after 1 week post-op. It will be important to minimize aggressive activity until 4-6 weeks and continue to wear your compression garment for at least 3 months.
Why choose transgender liposuction surgery with Dr. Washington?
Dr. Washington specializes and focuses his career on gender affirmation surgeries. He trained under a nationally known gender affirming surgeon and at one of the few institutions in the country where gender affirmation surgery is part of the curriculum; he has acquired unique skills in perfecting transgender anatomy. He has a passion to make all of his patients feel complete, and align his patients’ external appearance with their internal beauty – to be true and be you. Dr. Washington uses the most up to date, state of the art technology and techniques to ensure the best results for his patients. Call and schedule a consultation with Dr. Washington for a personalized evaluation and discussion of what option is right for you!
“The most important and fulfilling aspect to me, is seeing the joy in my patients eyes after surgery; the spark in them signifying the moment when they realize their refined beauty reflects their spirit and inner beauty.”