Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology Series: Body Contouring with DVD book cover

Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology Series: Body Contouring with DVD

Edited by leading authorities Bruce E. Katz and Neil S. Sadick, MD, Body Contouring is a brand-new volume in the Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology Series. It showcases the hottest new body rejuvenation techniques and technologies, including laser lipolysis, focused ultrasound, mesotherapy, laser and light treatments, subcision for cellulite, and more. International contributions equip you to master the newest approaches from around the world. Succinctly written and lavishly illustrated, the book offers a wealth of pearls and pitfalls to help you refine your skills and avoid complications. A bonus DVD allows you to refine your skills by watching key techniques being performed by the authors.


Hardbound, 212 Pages

Published: December 2009

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4377-0739-7


  • Part 1 History and Basic Science  

    1. History of body sculpting and cellulite treatments

    Bruce E. Katz, Shari Clarke

    2. Adipose tissue and cellulite: anatomy and physiology

    Doris M. Hexsel, Ticiana da Costa Rodrigues, Mariana Soirefmann

    3. Cellulite versus subcutaneous adipose tissue: differences and similarities

    Misbah H. Khan, Babar K Rao, Neil S. Sadick

    4. Pathophysiology of skin laxity and cellulite

    Daniel I. Wasserman, Mathew M. Avram

      5. Molecular biology of adipose: derived adult stem cells

        Amy Forman Taub

        Part 2 Patient Selection and Evaluation  

        6. Identifying appropriate candidates for body sculpting and skin tightening

        Alberto Goldman, Uwe Wollina

        7. Evaluation of the body sculpting patient

        Brenda Chrastil LaTowsky, Jennifer L. MacGregor, Michael S. Kaminer

        Part 3 Fat Reduction and Skin Tightening   

        8. Traditional liposuction for fat reduction

        Gerhard Sattler

        9. Laser lipolysis for fat reduction and skin tightening

        Bruce E. Katz, Jason McBean

        10. Focused ultrasound for fat reduction: ultralipotripsy

        Hector Leal-Silva, Priscila Cantu-Chapa

        11. Ultrasound for fat reduction

        Michael W. Nagy

        12. Mesotherapy for fat reduction

        Adam M. Rotunda

        13. Laser and light sources for fat reduction and skin tightening

        Neil S. Sadick, Yekaterina Kupava

        Part 4 Treatment of Cellulite  

        14. Subcision for cellulite

        Doris M. Hexsel, Mariana Soirefmann, Taciana Dal'Forno Dini

          15. Laser and light sources for the treatment of cellulite

            Neil S. Sadick, Yekaterina Kupava

            Part 5 Management of Complications and Future Directions  

            16. Recognition and management of complications of fat and cellulite treatments

            Barry E. DiBernardo

            17. Future directions in body contouring

            Bruce E. Katz, Neil S. Sadick


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