Body Contouring and Liposuction - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455705443, 9781455737963

Body Contouring and Liposuction

1st Edition

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Authors: J. Peter Rubin Mark Jewell Dirk Richter Carlos Uebel
eBook ISBN: 9781455737963
eBook ISBN: 9780323248693
Hardcover ISBN: 9781455705443
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 7th December 2012
Page Count: 636

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Master the full spectrum of "body sculpting" procedures with Body Contouring and Liposuction by J Peter Rubin, MD, FACS, Mark L Jewell, MD, Dirk Richter, MD, PhD, and Carlos O Uebel, MD, PhD! From fat grafts and liposuction through total body lift following massive weight loss surgery, full-color photos and procedural videos show you exactly how to proceed, step by step, and achieve gratifying results.

Key Features

  • Exceed your patients' expectations thanks to expert, multimedia guidance from many of today's most accomplished experts in aesthetic plastic surgery.
  • Know what to look for and how to proceed thanks to videos and full-color illustrations demonstrating brachioplasty, breast reshaping after massive weight loss, thigh and buttock contouring, combining abdominoplasty and mastopexy, and other in-demand procedures.
  • Find the answers you need quickly through a user-friendly organization.
  • Access the complete contents online, as well as videos and downloadable illustrations, at Expert Consult.

Table of Contents


Preface XXX

Dedications XXX

List of Contributors XXX


Body contouring surgery – a fifty year perspective XXX

Ivo Pitanguy

Part 1 Patient evaluation and safety

1 Patient safety in body contouring XXX

V. Leroy Young, Angela S. Landfair

Part 2 Upper extremity contouring

2 Liposuction of the upper extremities XXX

Cemal S˛enyuva, Hüseyin Gűner

3 Brachioplasty with bicipital groove scar XXX

Susan E. Downey

4 Brachioplasty – the double ellipse technique XXX

Al S. Aly, Peter Lin

5 Brachioplasty with liposuction resection XXX

Dennis J. Hurwitz

6 Limited scar brachioplasty XXX

Lawrence S. Reed

Part 3 Breast reshaping

7 Fat grafting to the breast XXX

Kamran Khoobehi

8 Ultrasound-assisted breast reduction XXX

Alberto di Giuseppe

9 Combined abdominal contouring and mastopexy XXX

Carlos O. Uebel

10 Breast reshaping using autologous tissues
after massive weight loss XXX

Moustapha Hamdi, Serhan Tuncer

11 Combined abdominoplasty and breast enlargement by autologous tissue transfer or transabdominal implant
placement XXX

Reena A. Bhatt, Erik Hoy, Richard Zienowicz

12 Mammaplasty with L-shaped scar XXX

Antonio R. Bozola

13 Breast reshaping after massive weight loss, autologous
tissue techniques XXX

J. Peter Rubin, Dennis J. Hurwitz

14 Breast reshaping after massive weight loss, implant based XXX

Dennis C. Hammond, Shannon D. Armstrong,
Michael Loffredo

Part 4 Upper trunk contouring

15 Liposuction of upper back/bra rolls XXX

Sebastião Nelson Edy Guerra,
Renato Nelson de Moura Guerra,
Ismael Santiago Vásquez,
Rodrigo Nelson de Moura Guerra,
Antonio Luiz Rocha Gesualdi Fernandes Neto

16 Transverse upper body lift XXX

Joseph P. Hunstad, Christopher D. Knotts

17 Upper body lift with lateral excision XXX

Dirk F. Richter, Alexander Stoff

Part 5 Abdominal contouring procedures

18 Aesthetic classification of the abdomen XXX

Alan Matarasso

19 Anatomy of the abdominal wall and aesthetic
classification XXX

Fabio X. Nahas, Lydia M. Ferreira

20 Lipomyosculpture XXX

Ewaldo Bolivar Souza Pinto Sr.,
Pablo Silva Frizzera Delboni,
Matheus Monseff Vieira Borela

21 Classic abdominoplasty with adhesion tension sutures XXX

Ricardo Baroudi

22 Lipoabdominoplasty with previous flap resection XXX

Arnaldo L. Miró

23 Reverse abdominoplasty XXX

Mauro F. Deos, Eduardo I. Gus, Ricardo A. Arnt

24 Endoscopic plication techniques for the treatment of abdominal contour XXX

Ana Z.D. Badin, Lea M. Moraes

25 High lateral tension abdominoplasty XXX

Steven Teitelbaum

26 Fleur-de-lis abdominoplasty including mons contouring XXX

Joseph P. Hunstad, Bill G. Kortesis,
Christopher D. Knotts

27 Panniculectomy in patients with super obesity XXX

Dirk F. Richter, Hermann Lampe, Marianne Wolters

28.A Lipoabdominoplasty XXX

Osvaldo R. Saldanha, Luis Humberto Uribe Morelli,
Sergio Fernando Dantas de Azevedo,
Osvaldo R. Saldanha Filho,
Cristianna Bonetto Saldanha

28.B Lipoabdominoplasty in combined body
contouring procedures XXX

Renato Saltz, Angela S. Landfair

29 Umbilicoplasty XXX

Juarez Avelar

30 Combining abdominal contouring with hernia repair XXX

Oscar Ramirez

31 Liposuction of the abdomen and trunk XXX

Luiz Haroldo Pereira, Aris Sterodimas

32 Belt lipectomy/circumferential abdominoplasty XXX

Al S. Aly, Garrett Wirth, Donald Mowlds,
Thomas Scholz

33 Progressive tension sutures in abdominoplasty XXX

Todd Pollock, Harlan Pollock

Part 6 Thigh, buttock and lower extremity contouring

34 Transverse medial thigh lift XXX

Pierre Nicolau

35 Vertical medial thigh lift with liposuction XXX

Joseph F. Capella, Scott Woehrle

36 Short vertical scar medial thigh lift XXX

James D. Frame

37 Autologous gluteal augmentation with mid-pedicle
superior pole perforator flaps XXX

Cassio Eduardo Raposo-Amaral

38 Liposuction and circumferential lower truncal
dermatolipectomy XXX

Dirk F. Richter, Alexander Stoff

39 Gluteal contouring and rejuvenation XXX

Robert F. Centeno, Ronald P. Bossert

40.A Buttock implants: gluteal implant augmentation XXX

José Abel de la Peña Salcedo,
José Fernando López-Salguero,
Miguel A. Soto-Miranda

40.B Intramuscular buttocks implants: the "XYZ" method XXX

Raul Gonzalez

40.C Buttock implants: gluteal implants XXX

José H. Aboudib, Fernando G. Serra

41 Buttock contouring with liposuction and fat injection XXX

Constantino G. Mendieta

42 Liposuction of the lower extremities and leg
reshaping with fat XXX

Catherine Bergeret-Galley

43 Calf and thigh implants XXX

Luis Montellano

Part 7 Liposuction and fat grafting

44 Liposuction – history and principles XXX

Peter B. Fodor

45 Tumescent local anesthesia for liposuction XXX

Gerhard Sattler

46 Treatment of liposuction complications XXX

Kim Youn Hwan, Cha Sang Myun, Hwang Weon Jung

47 Fat grafting in body contouring surgery XXX

Sydney R. Coleman, Jordan Jacobs

48 Minimal scar breast augmentation using autologous
fat grafting XXX

Kotaro Yoshimura, Noriyuki Aoi, Hitomi Eto,
Kentaro Doi, Harunosuke Kato

49 Principles of new invasive modalities XXX

Barry E. Dibernardo, Jason N. Pozner

50 Ultrasonic liposuction XXX

Onelio Garcia Jr.

Part 8 Body contouring with HIFU or injectables

51 High intensity focused ultrasound and non-invasive
body contouring XXX

Mark L. Jewell, James L. Jewell

52 Mesotherapy for body contouring and cellulite XXX

Neil S. Sadick, Marion Shapiro

Part 9 Special considerations for the massive weight loss patient

53 Describing the deformities XXX

Berish Strauch, Charles K. Herman

54 Psychological and nutritional evaluation XXX

Madelyn H. Fernstrom, Jeffrey L. Sebastian,
Angela S. Landfair

55 Staging and combining procedures XXX

J. Peter Rubin, Jennifer Capla

Index XXX


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About the Author

J. Peter Rubin

Affiliations and Expertise

Director of Body Contouring Program, Associate Professor of Surgery, Chief, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Chief and Endowed Professor Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Mark Jewell

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Clinical Professor, Oregon Health Science University, Portland, Oregon; Past President, American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Dirk Richter

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Plastic Surgery, Holy Trinity Hospital, Wesseling, Koln, German

Carlos Uebel

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery, Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil; Director, Uebel Plastic Surgery, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil.