Body Contouring and Liposuction - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781455705443, 9780323248693

Body Contouring and Liposuction

1st Edition

Expert Consult - Online and Print

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


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



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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 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.