Atlas of Liposuction

by Adrien E Aiache, Melvin A Shiffman

The book Atlas of Liposuction is written by well-known and experienced plastic surgeons Dr Adrien E Aiache and Dr Melvin A Shiffman. Dr Aiache describes instruments, anesthesia, positioning, techniques, possible complications and how to avoid these, caveats, and postoperative care. The areas covered are general liposuction surgical techniques, suction lipectomy of the buttocks, suction lipectomy of the thighs, combination of techniques, liposuction of the knees, abdominal liposuction, combination of abdominal liposuction and abdominal lipectomy, liposuction of the “love handles”, iliac crest liposuction, lumbar bulge liposuction, breast liposuction, breast reduction combined with liposuction, arm liposuction, combined brachioplasty and liposuction of the arms, liposuction of the calves and ankles, facial liposuction, facial liposuction combined with rhytidoplasty, contour liposuction, autologous fat reconstruction, combination of liposuction and body implants, and non-cosmetic liposuction. There are chapters on the history of liposuction, modalities beyond simple liposuction, and medicolegal aspects by Dr Shiffman. The book is intended for students (residents and fellows), practicing and highly experienced cosmetic surgeons, plastic surgery, general surgery, otolaryngology, ophthalmology, oral maxillofacial surgeons, dermatology, and other surgical subspecialties.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Aiache Adrien E
9884, Little Santa Monica Boulevard, Beverly Hills, California, USA, Email:
2. Shiffman Melvin A 17501, Chatham Drive, Tustin, California, USA, Email:
Newport Specialty Hospital, Tustin, California, USA
ISBN 9789350903452
Speciality Surgery
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/11849
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2013
Pages 242
Book Type Professional


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