After bariatric surgery, patients achieve significant weight loss but are often left with excess skin that prevents them from fully enjoying their accomplishment. With post bariatric surgery, patients can finally achieve the toned, sculpted appearance they deserve. Plastic Surgery Consultants offers this and other body sculpting services to residents of Richland County, Lexington County, and the neighboring areas of South Carolina.
What is Post Bariatric Surgery?
Post bariatric surgery is a comprehensive body contouring procedure designed to eliminate excess loose or sagging skin that can remain after significant weight loss. This skin often continues to impair a person’s mobility, interferes with hygiene, and prevents them from fully enjoying their weight loss accomplishment. After post bariatric surgery, patients can be completely confident in their appearance and feel better on a daily basis.
How is Post Bariatric Surgery Performed?
Utilizing a comprehensive approach, Dr. Wassermann can address various concerns for post bariatric patients at his South Carolina center. Based on individual goals, abdominoplasty or torsoplasty operations may be combined, or a series of procedures may be recommended in order to achieve the desired result. Each patient has different needs and goals, so Dr. Wassermann develops an individualized treatment plan from scratch for each patient. During your consultation with Dr. Wassermann, he will determine the combination of treatments that will best satisfy your personal goals. At this point, he will tell you what you can expect from treatment.
What is Recovery Like Following Post Bariatric Surgery?
Post bariatric surgery is a comprehensive procedure that will vary from patient to patient. For that reason, the exact duration of recovery will depend on the patient’s unique treatment plan. Post bariatric surgery is often the final step required to help patients complete their transformation after weight loss, making it an appropriate solution for most weight loss patients. Generally, post bariatric surgery patients are able to return to work and non-strenuous activities approximately three weeks after surgery.
How Much Does Post Bariatric Surgery Cost?
The cost of your post bariatric surgery will vary depending on your specific treatment goals. To determine the exact cost of treatment, we invite you to schedule a personal consultation with Dr. Wassermann. During your consultation, you will work with Dr. Wassermann to develop a personalized treatment plan that will satisfy your unique cosmetic goals. At this point, we will be able to provide you with the full cost of treatment. To help make our treatments accessible to those who need them, we accept a variety of payment options as well as financing through CareCredit®.
Post bariatric surgery can be the final step needed to eliminate excess skin post massive weight loss, helping you finally achieve the figure you’ve always wanted. Plastic Surgery Consultants welcomes residents from Columbia and Lexington, SC, offering a range of body sculpting solutions. Contact us today to learn more.