• Targeted Liposuction

    6 days ago - By Rod J. Rohrich, M.D.

    Question: How effective is liposuction for a small area, like my ankles?
    Dr. Rohrich: Targeted liposuction can be very effective for certain isolated areas where skin tone is good. Most common areas are under the lower arms, neck area, calves and ankles, back and flanks.
    For target areas such as these, the surgeon will use a small, fine cannula to reshape and contour the area carefully. Finesse in the use of these smaller instruments is essential, as is experience in the most sophisticated liposuction like ultrasound assisted liposuction.
    They key to avoiding an unnatural look is to make...
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