A Thigh lift is a plastic surgery procedure performed at by Dr. Sofer at the Plastic Surgery Center of Fairfield in Connecticut and New York. Thigh lift addresses the excess sagging skin on the thigh by lifting the underlying supportive tissue and defining the shape of the thigh. Through thigh lift the thigh is re-defined and the skin is tightened.
Causes for sagging skin of the thigh includes fluctuations in weight, age, and heredity.
Thigh lift surgery may be right for you if the inner aspect of your thighs are sagging or appear loose and full due to excess skin and fat.
Thigh Lift - Dr. Sofer's Approach
Your type and degree of loose skin and fat will be evaluated. Liposuction vs direct surgical excision will be discussed.
Duration of thigh lift surgery
2-3 hours depending on the degree of the loose skin and fat.
General by a board certified anesthesiologist in an accredited surgical facility or hospital
Recovery after a thigh lift
- 1-2 hours in the Recovery room
- 3 days of management of surgical discomfort with pain meds and muscle relaxant
- 10-14 days: resume your activities of daily living
- 4-6 weeks: Full exercise
Cost of thigh lift plastic surgery
$5000-$7000 depending on the amount of time needed in the OR and anesthesia.
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