About Body Contouring
The term "body contouring" is a phrase used in the aesthetic industry to represent a number of procedures that can be employed to create a shapelier figure. Those who have lost weight, or whose weight has fluctuated over the years, may desire to have a body contouring procedure at Lee Plastic Surgery and Laser Center to minimize fat, tighten the skin, and sculpt certain areas of the body. In addition, body contouring can be used for women and men who are aging and find that diet and exercise alone no longer provide the shape they desire. Port St. Lucie, FL plastic surgeon Dr. S. Darrell Lee offers numerous body contouring options, from liposuction, breast lift surgery, and abdominoplasty to fat transfers and laser treatments that tighten the skin. The possibilities to redefine and rejuvenate your physique are endless.
You may be an ideal candidate for body contouring if you have sagging skin, deflated body parts (such as the breasts or buttocks), or fat in areas that are hard to lose. The abdomen, lower back, hips, flanks, and neck are examples of areas where fat deposits can collect, creating unwanted bulges. The best candidates for body contouring are Port St. Lucie, FL individuals who are at a healthy, ideal weight and want a tighter, more defined body.
"Absolutely the most kind, caring and patient staff and Dr Lee is amazing. He is so good at what he does. I've had a few procedures done both in office and at surgery center. I'd recommend Dr Lee to anyone who is looking for a board certified plastic surgeon. I'm so thankful to have chosen them!"- A. / Healthgrades / Feb 09, 2019
"My 4th surgery with Dr. Lee was Monday, 1/13/2020. for a Brachioplasty (upper arm surgery to remove loose skin). My procedure was performed at Bluewater Surgery Center in Port Saint Lucie. Dr. Lee and Dana in the OR are amazing as well as the entire staff at Blue Water Surgery Center. Dr. Lee & his entire staff at Lee Plastic Surgery & Lasar Center are outstanding in every way and always go above & beyond to please their patients. I couldn’t be happier with the results of every surgery I have had. Dr. Lee has done my tummy tuck, neck lift, & the removal of excess skin on my legs. I used to be 250 lbs 17 years ago. I had gastric bypass surgery 1/20/2003 and have been successful with losing the weight but needed the surgeries to make me feel even better about myself. I am on the top of the world at this point in my life. I am a very healthy 62 year woman, I eat healthy, & exercise 5 days per week. I must also mention Dr. Lee’s beautiful wife, Tricia, is a genuinely true professional in the skin care field. I see Tricia regularly for all my skin care needs. Dr. Lee excels in every field of plastic surgery and I couldn’t be happier with the results of every surgery he has performed on me. Dr. Lee & Staff: “Thank you so much for the difference you have made in my life. Your kindness, sincere caring, and concern make everything better and are a great encouragement.” “Thank you so very much for taking care of me and being so skilled at what you do. Every day of my life will be better because of you. From the bottom of my heart.... Thank you Patricia Ann Cara Donna"- P.A. / Google / Jan 18, 2020
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"I recently underwent reconstruction after breast surgery for cancer. Dr. Lee was extremely professional, assistive and compassionate in all phases of my treatment. His staff was always friendly and worked with my schedule and insurance with utmost competence. I recommend Dr. Lee and his practice to anyone considering plastic surgery without hesitation."- D.P. / Google / Nov 16, 2019
Plan Your Procedure
After your consultation, Dr. Lee will create a body contouring treatment plan for you. This plan can consist of both surgical and nonsurgical procedures. Surgeries, such as liposuction, abdominoplasty, and breast lift or augmentation usually require general anesthesia. The goal during these treatments is to create an incision that can be concealed by undergarments and to reduce unwanted fat and excess skin, leaving a slimmer, tighter contour. Nonsurgical treatments are usually performed at Lee Plastic Surgery and Laser Center without sedation. This may include laser skin tightening, liposuction, injectable fillers, etc.
What to Expect
If you are having a surgical procedure, you will be sent home to heal and recuperate afterward. Nonsurgical treatments typically do not have any downtime. It is common for some patients to combine several surgical procedures on several body parts, which may require an overnight stay. Body contouring is meant to reshape the body, so whether you choose surgical or nonsurgical procedures, or both, you will notice a slimmer, tighter body and a more defined profile.
Redefine Your Shape
Whether you want perkier breasts, a fuller bottom, a slimmer waist, or a tighter tummy, body contouring at Lee Plastic Surgery and Laser Center can help you achieve the shape you desire. Contact our Port St. Lucie, FL office and schedule a consultation. We can discuss your goals and create a tailored plan just for you. We look forward to welcoming you to our practice.