Body Contouring Surgery
Dr. Quinton Chivers at The Canadian Plastic Surgery Centre specializes in body contouring procedures including liposuction, tummy tuck and advanced body lifts after weight loss surgery. Dr. Chivers takes the time to understand your goals and to provide you with realistic expectations during your one-on-one consultation. He will give you information regarding the procedures that you are interested in as well as information for complementary procedures that will help you achieve your aesthetic goals.
A full range of options are available for patients seeking to remove or slim down their waist. Traditionally, a tummy tuck or abdominoplasty functions to remove any excess skin or soft tissues in the abdominal region and to tighten the musculature around to abdomen to help patients achieve a slimmer feel. Mini-abdominoplasty, regular abdominoplasty and extended-abdominoplasty is offered at the Canadian Plastic Surgery Centre according to your goals and needs.
For patients who have had significant weight lost through diet, exercises, bariatric surgery and/or other forms of medical treatment, rapid weight can result in excess loose skin and residual fat in the abdominal area. Panniculectomy is a reconstructive surgery that is available for patient's to remove the excess skin in the abdominal area, helping you complete your transformation.
Liposuction is often performed in conjunction with other body contouring procedures such as a tummy tuck, thigh lift or arm lift. Liposuction procedures utilizes advanced techniques and proven methods to provide our patients with smooth, desirable results, while upholding the highest standards for safety.
Mommy makeover is a combination of different body contouring surgeries aimed to help women restore their bodies after pregnancies.
Body Lift Surgeries
Following weight loss, patients often find that they have excess skin and soft tissue below their breast, abdomen, upper arms, thighs and in the buttock region. Body lift surgeries are procedures that helps patients to removes unwanted excess skin and fat after weight lost to provide patients with more pleasing and a slimmer contour. These procedures include arm lift, thigh lift, tummy tuck, breast lift and buttock lifts and/or augmentation. These procedures can be performed individually, as well as in conjunction with one another depending on your goals. When multiple body contouring procedures are performed together, it is often referred to as a body lift. With the growing number of patients undergoing weight loss surgery, this has become an increasingly more popular procedure.
Buttock augmentation can consist of either buttock implants or a procedure known as a Brazilian Butt Lift, where a fat transfer is performed to the buttocks from a donor site, such as the abdomen. Both implants and fat transfer to the buttocks can create a fuller, more voluptuous appearance. The Brazilian Butt Lift method can also help smooth out dimples and uneven contours.