Summer is the time of year when most of us go the extra mile to rid ourselves of those extra pounds. With a surgical procedure called LipoSelection, board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Michael Kulick can suction out unwanted fat pockets that build up in regions of the body using ultrasound technology.

LipoSelection is a straightforward surgical procedure that generally takes about an hour to complete.using ultrasound technology to remove unwanted body fat An alternative to the harsh techniques of traditional liposuction, LipoSelection assists in the fat-extraction process by liquefying the fat before suctioning it out. This technique also helps to speed up recovery.

The surgery can performed under general or local anesthesia to ensure the patient’s comfort throughout the procedure. Afterwards, patients typically report minimal bruising and soreness compared to traditional fat-removal surgeries.

To learn more about LipoSelection or to set up an appointment for a consultation, contact our San Francisco office.

Dr. Michael Kulick, MD is a leading board certified plastic surgeon in San Francisco, California. During an initial consultation, he’ll examine your individual anatomy, discuss all your options, and create a unique treatment plan along with any other necessary procedures. If you’d like to learn more about the benefits of plastic surgery and are looking for a qualified cosmetic surgeon, use this online form to request a consultation with Dr. Kulick or call 415-956-2550.