In Fort Worth, Frisco, Plano, Southlake, and other communities near Grapevine, TX, women and men take better care of themselves than ever before. Looking and feeling good is important, and nutrition and fitness have become key components of our lifestyles. Unfortunately, many people find that despite diet and exercise, certain parts of the body retain resistant, unsightly pockets of fat. Even people who are in very good physical shape sometimes need a little help achieving an attractive physique, and a liposuction procedure by fellowship-trained plastic surgeons Dr. Roger Cason or Dr. Michael Bogdan can be just the help they need.
This may explain why liposuction is one of the most commonly performed cosmetic surgery procedures in the United States. New technology has made liposuction safer and more effective than ever for the removal of difficult fat deposits. Dr. Roger Cason and Dr. Michael Bogdan perform advanced liposuction techniques, normally choosing power-assisted liposuction (PAL) for their patients.
Liposuction Before & AfterPhotos
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This 36 year old woman visited my Dallas plastic surgery office interested in body contouring. She was not happy with the appearance of her abdomen and waist, and wanted to see if liposuction would help. During our consultation, I was happy to note that she had good skin quality (her weight had always been stable with a BMI of 21) and she had... Read More
This 42-year-old patient from the Dallas-Ft. Worth area desired improved contour of her abdomen and breasts. She had previously undergone a submuscular breast augmentation with 390 cc saline implants, which had migrated inferiorly over the years. In addition to a repair of her rectus diastasis, she wanted an increase in breast size and exchan... Read More
After multiple pregnancies, this 32-year-old female from the Dallas-Ft. Worth area wanted a more defined abdomen and improved waistline. Southlake/Grapevine plastic surgeon Dr. Roger Cason performed an extended abdominoplasty (tummy tuck) with muscle repair, liposuction of the abdomen, flanks, and back, as well as fat transfer to her hip dips... Read More
This 44 year old patient from the Dallas-Ft. Worth area wanted to improve the appearance of her abdomen and waist after weight loss and pregnancy. Southlake plastic surgeon Dr. Roger Cason performed an extended abdominoplasty (tummy tuck) with liposuction of the abdomen, flanks, and back. By extending the incision over the patient... Read More
This 27 year-old-patient from the Dallas area wanted to improve the appearance of her abdomen and breasts after pregnancy and breastfeeding. In addition to a breast lift, she also wanted to increase the size of her breasts and decrease the size of her areolas. Southlake/Grapevine plastic surgeon Dr. Roger Cason performed an abdominoplasty (tu... Read More
This 31 year old mother of 2 had the widest rectus diastasis that I have ever seen. She is very physically active, and had great muscular tone. Although she looks pregnant while standing, when she lays down, her abdomen would become perfectly flat. In the laying position, she could flex her rectus muscles, and you could place you fingers betw... Read More
Liposuction is a plastic surgery procedure that removes specific areas of fat using suction. It is not a weight loss procedure.
Who Is a Good Candidate for Liposuction?
Women and men who are in good health, at a stable and healthy weight, and want to remove localized areas of fat are usually good candidates for liposuction. Liposuction can be used to enhance most areas, including:
Chin, cheeks, and neck
Abdomen including the waist and belly
Inner and outer thighs
Can Liposuction Surgery Be Combined With Other Procedures?
Liposuction is often performed to enhance the results of other plastic surgery procedures, including:
Combining liposuction with a tummy tuck and breast enhancement surgery is often called a Mommy Makeover because many women choose to have these procedures together after pregnancy and breastfeeding.
How Much Is Liposuction in Fort Worth, TX?
The cost for liposuction varies with treatment areas, liposuction technique, and individual patient factors. When patients from Plano, Frisco, Southlake, and other nearby cities combine liposuction with other procedures, the price may differ from having liposuction performed on its own. For the best care and results, it’s important to choose a fellowship-trained plastic surgeon such as Dr. Cason or Dr. Bogdan who will provide a surgical plan tailored to fit your goals. As part of your consultation, you will be provided with a personalized price quote for the procedure.
Body Contouring Options
Generally, liposuction removes unwanted fat by suctioning it through a small tube – called a cannula – inserted through very small incisions. Dr. Cason and Dr. Bogdan offers the following liposuction techniques:
“SuperWet” Liposuction involves injecting the area with a minimal volume of a solution of local anesthetic, saline, and epinephrine. This surgical technique enables Dr. Bogdan to fully visualize the contours that you want to have addressed, without overly distorting the anatomy. This allows for more accurate contouring of your troubled areas, and minimizes discomfort, bleeding, and bruising. This type of liposuction is done with assistance of general anesthesia, and has a short and comfortable recovery time.
Power Assisted Liposuction utilizes relatively new technology which allows the tip of the cannula to vibrate at a very high speed. This vibration loosens the fat cells, which allows them to be safely and gently suctioned away. There is generally less bruising, faster recovery time, decreased risk for the patient. This method also allows for greater precision in fat removal, allowing for a more natural, aesthetically pleasing contour.
Meet The Doctors
Get to know Dallas-Fort Worth plastic surgeons Dr. Michael A. Bogdan and Dr. Roger W. Cason of 2301 Plastic Surgery. They are highly credentialed surgeons who share a passion for their craft and a genuine concern for each patient's personalized care.
Recovery after liposuction varies with the specific areas treated, the number of treatment areas, and the amount of fat removed. Patients typically have mild discomfort, swelling, and bruising. Here is a general recovery timeline:
7 days: return to non-strenuous jobs and activities, bruising fades
2 to 3 weeks: resume strenuous exercise, strenuous jobs
Several weeks: swelling and soreness subside
4 to 6 weeks: wear compression garment to minimize swelling and promote smooth results
3 to 6 months: see final results, although you will be noticeably slimmer right away
Your Next Step
If you would like further information about liposuction in the Fort Worth area, please click here to schedule a consultation with Dr. Bogdan or Dr. Cason, fellowship-trained plastic surgeons in Grapevine, Texas. Our surgeons look forward to meeting with you to discuss your personal goals and establish a treatment plan to achieve them. If you prefer, you can call us at
(817) 442-1236 to schedule your appointment.