What Is Laser-Assisted Liposuction?
Sometimes no matter how much we hit the gym or how strict our diet is, there always seems to be that stubborn fat that refuses to go away. The reasons for fat accumulation are many, whether it is aging, lifestyle, medical conditions, or that tempting slice of chocolate cake. At Luminary MD, we know how hard it can be to fight the battle of the bulge. That’s why Dr. Robert Milanes and his expert team offer tumescent laser-assisted liposuction to help his clients in Irvine, CA, get rid of unwanted fat and achieve the more sculpted, leaner body they want. Laser-assisted liposuction is fast, safe, and effective. The procedure can be performed while you’re awake with virtually no pain or discomfort. Call us today to learn more and schedule a consultation. If you’re ready to shed those unwanted pounds, Dr. Milanes is ready to help you.
"The BEST in OC!!I have been coming to see Dr.Milanes in the past 2 years. I chose this practice because of all the great reviews and I am so glad I did. They offer the latest at a reasonable price. I’ve had treatments on my body as well as my face and have been very happy with the results!Doctor Milanes and Hanan are very knowledgeable and most importantly, they have integrity! You can trust them!!They are NOT after your money, they recommend what is best for you!I highly recommend them!!"- T.S. / Yelp / Mar 04, 2021
"Dr. Milanes is awesome! He really does listen and wants to see you feel and be healthy as well as meet your weight loss and longevity goals. Definitely recommend !"- J.K. / Google / Apr 06, 2020
"If you're looking to improve your overall health and appearance, go see Dr. Milanes. He's highly knowledgeable, friendly and professional. I always feel welcomed when I visit his office and I'm already seeing great results from several treatments he recommended."- B.C. / Google / Apr 06, 2020
"Dr Milanes is an amazing doctor. He is the definition of competence and allows patient input and dialogue. He treats you like a person and not a number. I had amazing service with friendly interaction answering all of my questions with understanding. The environment was top notch! The receptionist was very kind and the waiting room is very calming. I’ll be back soon! -Troy"- T.S. / Google / Apr 06, 2020
"Definitely best Botox experience of my life very very friendly and professional staff, in there with my husband and we both are so satisfying we’ve been greeted by the lovely Hannah who walked us through every step of the procedure and made sure our questions being answered precisely very calm and positive atmosphere in the clinic, Dr. Milanes took Exceptional time in detail into the work make sure I got exactly the amount I want it because I didn’t want to much and it’s been a few weeks after that and the results are so satisfactory I couldn’t be happier thank you so much will she definitely revisit soon"- S.B. / Yelp / May 17, 2021
How Does Laser-Assisted Liposuction Work?
Tumescent laser-assisted liposuction is a simple, straightforward procedure. It is FDA-approved and the safest form of liposuction with minimal bruising and fast recovery time. Just about any area of the body can be treated, including the stomach, flanks (love handles), arms, outer and inner thighs, and neck. Dr. Milanes injects the fat with local anesthesia to numb the treatment area, allowing him to perform the procedure while you’re awake with little to no discomfort.
Here’s how the procedure works:
- First, you’ll have a consultation with Dr. Milanes to assess your body and goals to ensure liposuction is right for you
- The night before, you’ll take an antibiotic to prevent infection
- On the day of your procedure, you are allowed to have a meal. then you will take another antibiotic.
- When you arrive at Luminary MD, we’ll take before photos, confirm your treatment plan, and mark your body. If you want, we’ll provide pain medication for you to take.
- The target area will be numbed and then Dr. Milanes will begin your liposuction procedure. During the procedure, you’ll be awake and able to listen to music, browse the internet, or talk to our team if you like.
- After you’re done, you’ll be cleaned and wrapped in a compression garment to help with swelling.
We are also proud to be the first provider offering liposuction with BeautiFill® by Alma. Liposuction done with BeautiFill gently removes the fat using a laser that also tightens the skin while keeping the fat intact and is done immediately after the liposuction procedure. The fat can be transferred to any part of the body you want to enhance: the face, breasts, butt, or hands. So, you get the benefit of removing the fat where you don’t want it and putting it where you do.
Laser-Assisted Liposuction FAQ
How much does liposuction cost?
Our laser-assisted liposuction starts at $3,500 for the first area of treatment. Each additional area starts at $2,000.
What areas can you remove fat from with laser-assisted liposuction?
Dr. Milanes can remove fat from the upper abs, lower abs, flanks (sides), lower back, upper back (bra fat), posterior arms, inner and outer thighs.
How long is the recovery time from tumescent laser-assisted liposuction?
Recovery time from tumescent laser-assisted liposuction is very short. Most patients will only feel mild soreness for 3 – 7 days after the procedure depending on how much fat was removed.
Get A New Leaner, Sculpted Body
Don't waste any more time sweating at the gym or starving yourself. If you're ready to get rid of that stubborn belly fat or create a new look with a BeautiFill enhancement, Luminary MD is ready for you. If you're in the Irvine, CA area, call us today to learn more about laser-assisted liposuction and schedule a consultation. The leaner body you want is waiting for you.