Liposuction vs. CoolSculpting® – How do I know what I need?
Dr. Kotis is hearing from more and more patients who are asking him the question, “Liposuction vs. CoolSculpting® – how do I know what I need?” Dr. Kotis often weighs the benefits of CoolSculpting® and liposuction, as each of these body contouring procedures are effective. It’s good to have some insider advice to help figure out which of the two is right for your needs.
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Both liposuction and CoolSculpting® target unwanted fat and aim to remove these areas. Liposuction is an invasive, surgical procedure, whereas CoolSculpting® is a non-invasive, non-surgical treatment with absolutely zero downtime. During your CoolSculpting® procedure, patients can email, talk on the phone, watch TV, and even eat and drink. And best of all, immediately following the procedure they can resume their daily activities.