Body Contouring in San Francisco, CA
Give yourself the body you’ve always wanted! Body contouring is a series of treatments which remove excess skin and leftover fat after substantial weight loss, giving you the appearance of a more toned figure. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Aycock performs body contouring procedures for San Francisco area residents.
What Is Body Contouring?
After losing a considerable amount of weight, you may find that you have unwanted excess skin hanging on areas of your body and making it look undesirable. Many people complain of irritation due to skin-on-skin chafing, as well as awkward looks as they try to hide their floppy arms or belly. You’ve taken a number of positive steps in losing weight, and body contouring can make your figure look like new by removing this extra skin.
Benefits of Body Contouring*
In addition to improving your figure, body contouring can help alleviate discomfort from clothing or chafing. Both men and women report the following benefits as a result of body contouring:
- Their self-esteem improves.
- Their self-confidence is greater.
- They find it easier to talk to and approach people.
Dr. Aycock has helped a variety of patients with a wide range of plastic surgery needs improve their bodies and their quality of life. Please take a look at these photos as a testament to his expertise and experience.
Keep in mind that each individual is unique and no two surgeries are exactly the same. At your free consultation, you’ll learn precisely how your procedure will be performed, as well as the recovery time and other important details.
***All before and after photos on this site are patients of Dr. Aycock and reflect his work as such. Individual results may vary.
Which Body Contouring Procedures Are Performed?
Dr. Aycock performs a variety of body contouring procedures to help you look and feel your best, including the following:
- Arm Lift
- Body Lift
- Thigh Lift
- Mommy Makeover
- Post-Bariatric Surgery
- Skin Flap Removal
- Tummy Tuck
How Is Body Contouring Performed?
Body contouring can be done in a single session, or in multiple steps for safety reasons. Often, it requires large incisions which will depend on the area being treated and lifted. As it can take some people years to lose the weight, so too will it take time for your body’s natural structure to adjust to the new “you” and for your skin’s elasticity to improve.
Preparing for Body Contouring
When preparing for any kind of plastic surgery, it’s completely normal to feel nervous or apprehensive. Dr. Aycock highly values patient needs and welcomes questions of all kinds. If anything, it may be difficult to contain your excitement about starting on the journey to the new you!
Body Contouring Recovery*
After the surgery, you may be advised to wear specific kinds of compression garments or take steps to deal with swelling or bruising that may accompany the procedure. Some scarring is to be expected, but these will fade over time and with proper care. Be sure to follow the specific instructions you are given after your surgery takes place.
How Much Does Body Contouring Cost?
The cost of body contouring in San Francisco varies depending on the type of surgery and the area being treated. Dr. Aycock provides convenient financing options, including CareCredit®; to help cover the cost of your surgery, and you may be approved in as little as an hour. Visa®, MasterCard®, and Discover® are also accepted, and you’ll enjoy a FREE CONSULTATION on your first visit to our office.
Is Body Contouring Right for Me?*
The most important points to keep in mind if you’re considering undergoing plastic surgery is that no two surgeries are alike and no two results are the same. Your results will depend on many factors including your body shape, health, and adherence to recovery guidelines. However, nearly everyone can be helped with some form of plastic surgery – either structural or cosmetic. By trusting your plastic surgery needs with Dr. Aycock, you are taking a positive step toward a new, more confident you!
Why Choose Dr. Aycock?
With over 25 years of plastic surgery experience, Dr. Aycock is a board-certified surgeon who has performed a number of both structural and cosmetic surgeries over the years. As one of the most awarded and trusted surgeons in the Bay Area, you can rest assured that Dr. Aycock will personally attend to your questions, comfort, and needs from the very first visit.
What to Expect During Your Consultation
Dr. Aycock will take the time to go over your complete medical history to ensure there are no conflicts or issues that could arise during or after your plastic surgery procedure. He will discuss your goals and anticipated outcome of your surgery, as well as answer any questions you may have. Depending on the type of procedure you plan to have done, he may examine the area being treated. Every consultation is done with the utmost professional courtesy and thorough explanation of each step to ensure that you are informed and comfortable with the process. Once you feel fully assured and satisfied with the answers, you can move forward with scheduling your surgery.
Body contouring is the ultimate “thank you” gift that you can give yourself after losing weight and starting on the path to a fitter, healthier lifestyle. Get back the body you’ve missed for so long and contact Dr. Aycock’s office today to schedule your free consultation!
*The content of this website is intended to be general information. It is provided only as a service. It is not medical advice and not intended to be taken as medical advice. The content of this site should not be used to diagnose or treat a medical or health condition and is in no way meant to be a substitute for or delay the seeking of appropriate or professional medical care. Individual results may vary.