SmartLipo: The Latest Fat-Removal and Skin Tightening Procedure
Author: Gina Virgilio
Pioneered in Europe, the SmartLipo procedure
is the first laser-assisted liposuction procedure. SmartLipo was approved by the
FDA in November of 2006 and has quickly been labeled the cutting edge procedure
in cosmetic surgery.
SmartLipo is different
in that it uses a carefully calibrated laser to liquefy
fat deposits through the top
layers of the patient's
skin. The laser actually ruptures fat cells, and the resulting oily, liquid
substance is then removed through a tiny incision in the skin by the surgeon.
The small laser can also seal blood vessels as it zaps fat, so there is less
swelling, bleeding and bruising than with traditional liposuction. Research has
shown that little, if any, fat is reabsorbed back into the body. Because general
anesthesia is unnecessary, the procedure is very safe with only minimal side
This revolutionary technology is the latest on
the market known to sculpt
your body thin in a variety of areas including, chin, neck, legs, abs, arms and
New to the cosmetic surgery field, SmartLipo, has been keeping NuU Medspa Board
Certified Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Elysa Fisher booked for months to come. NuU
Unlimited has experienced tremendous results and several raves and reviews from
clients and the media about this FDA-approved fat-removal procedure with no
downtime required. Dr. Fisher has successfully performed over 2,500 cosmetic
procedures including; traditional liposuction,
tummy tuck, rhinoplasty,
and other body sculpting procedures.
Dr. Fisher says, "As a woman and a physician/surgeon, Dr. Fisher feels she
has a better ability to understand how self-esteem and personal fulfillment mesh
An added bonus of the laser technology is the
safety of the procedure and the drastic increase of recovery time versus
traditional liposuction. SmartLipo is an FDA-approved procedure that has gained
much respect in the cosmetic surgery industry and has quickly become the
breakthrough fat removal treatment.
Is SmartLipo Right for You?
Almost anyone can be a good candidate for SmartLipo. In general,
the ideal candidate:
(1) is in good health,
regularly, is within 25 lbs. of his or her
(2) has one or more areas of local
body fat deposits that have
responded poorly to diet
and exercise; and
(3) is bothered by these fatty areas, and is
motivated to get rid
of them permanently.
You don’t have a lot of time to spend in recovery. –
SmartLipo patients are typically back to work within 1–2 days following the
procedure. Bandages are removed 1–2 weeks after that.
Dr. Elysa Fisher, MD, FACS completed her undergraduate, graduate and
post-graduate at Northwestern University. Dr. Fisher has over 17 years of
experience as an Aesthetic Surgeon. Dr. Fisher is certified by the American
Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and holds an Illinois State
Licensure in Medicine.
About NuU Medspa: NuU Medspa is a medical spa with a wellness and surgical
division located throughout Chicagoland, Phoenix and now Fort Lauderdale areas.
NuU specializes in all cosmetic; surgical and non-surgical treatments and
naturopathic remedies to enhance your appearance with the latest cutting-edge
technology and the most experienced medical staff. Schedule a free consultation
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