This outpatient procedure with minimal downtime has grown
significantly in popularity for both men and women who want to improve their
appearance. For men, body contouring is performed on the mid-section and
chest area. For women, the procedure is performed on the thighs, knees,
buttocks, abdomen, flanks and hips.
During an initial consultation with each patient, Dr. Mallen
evaluates the patientís body habitus. Based on the amount of excess skin in
the area of concern, he may recommend related procedures, such as a mini or
full tummy tuck to achieve desired results.