Submit your question below about any cosmetic procedure to be considered for posting with an answer from one of our board-certified plastic surgeons.
Note: ASAPS cannot give advice about specific medical problems nor should answers provided by responding surgeons be substituted for a complete medical history, work-up and an in-personal medical/surgical consultation. Sorry we can't answer all questions. We try to select questions that have the widest general interest.
Can I combine a large volume liposuction and a Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy?
My suggestion would be to wait on the liposuction until after the Lap. Sleeve Gastrectomy. You are highly likely to lose a significant amount of weight following this procedure. Once, your weight is stable for at least 6 months then, consider body contouring procedures like Liposuction. Best,
Gary R Culbertson, MD, FACS