Lipedema is characterized by disproportionate fat storage and swelling in the lower body in areas like the legs, hips, and buttocks. It can also come with symptoms like pain and discomfort. It’s still unclear what causes it, but it’s thought that things like hormones, genetics, and It’s estimated that affect about 11% of all women. Unfortunately, it can affect even people that lead healthy and active lifestyles, meaning it’s important to know about your options. If you’re struggling with this condition, schedule a consultation with board-certified Dr. Azouz in Dallas by calling (972) 702-8888.
What is the treatment for Lipedema?
At the moment, there is no therapy that targets the cause of lipedema. Diet and exercise are not typically effective against lipedema. Some patients have tried different methods to lose weight and reduce the appearance of lipedema; however, lipedema fat is more resistant to diet and exercise. Currently, liposuction is being used as a surgical treatment for lipedema which can help the patient to improve the appearance of the areas affected by this syndrome.
Does Liposuction work for Lipedema?
The most effective option for treating lipedema is liposuction. There are a number of different liposuction techniques available performed by Dr. Azouz in Dallas that can help patients to restore the appearance of the affected areas by lipedema. One of these options may be better for you than the others, but it’s important to know that liposuction can provide the most effective and transformative results.
How Dr. Azouz can help me getting rid of Lipedema?
Dr. Azouz can work with you to determine the best course of action for your lipedema treatment. It starts with an accurate diagnosis since other conditions like lymphedema and lipodystrophy can present similarly. Dr. Azouz will discuss your medical history and any incidences of lipedema in your family. After a physical examination, Dr. Azouz will create a
tailor-made treatment to obtain the best aesthetic results for you.
Schedule a Consultation with Dr. Azouz
You don’t have to live with lipedema when you partner with board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Azouz. To learn more about your options, contact our Dallas office by calling (972) 702-8888 or filling out our online form.
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