CoolSculpting® in Chicago and Arlington Heights, IL
As a non-invasive fat treatment, patients can choose CoolSculpting®. CoolSculpting® is the only FDA-approved, non-surgical, a fat-reducing option that uses controlled cooling called Cryolipolysis® to freeze unwanted fat cells. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. John A. Kotis offers this innovative procedure to residents of Chicago, Upper Arlington and surrounding Illinois communities.
What is CoolSculpting®?
During a CoolSculpting® procedure, a device delivers specific temperatures to patients’ skin. Temperatures cool fat cells in areas of fat deposit. The benefits to this treatment are that it is pain-free, and the treatment only takes one hour. You will be able to go back to your normal activities right after your appointment. Some patients in Chicago even choose to read or sleep during their appointment.
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The coolsculpting fat freezing procedure is a non-surgical fat-reduction treatment that uses controlled cooling to eliminate stubborn fat that resists all efforts through diet and excercise. The results are proven, noticeable, and lasting so you’ll look great from every angle!!!
Am I a Candidate for CoolSculpting®?
If you are looking for a non-surgical procedure to reduce fat, you may be a good candidate for CoolSculpting®. CoolSculpting® is not, however, to be used for weight loss methods. The best candidate is at or near their normal, steady weight. Patients can opt for treatment as a means to slim and contour stubborn areas of fat on various body regions, such as their abdomen, arms, and thighs. Men and women in Arlington Heights and Chicago, who have not seen results with dieting and exercising, may want to consider CoolSculpting® for their body image desires.
What Should I Expect After my CoolSculpting® Procedure?
After a CoolSculpting® appointment patients can leave the office. During the next few weeks, patients’ fat cells will flush out of the body. Patients typically notice slimmer areas three weeks after their appointment and full results at three months following treatment. Maintaining these results depends on each individual, their fat cell gain, fat cell loss and other lifestyle factors.
Dr. Kotis wants you to feel comfortable when you come in for your procedure; please take a tour around our office so you know exactly what to expect. Check out our CoolSculpting room and click on the picture to move around our office from here!
What are the Side Effects of CoolSculpting®?
After a session, patients may feel numbness, tingling or tightness near the treated areas. Patients may also notice minor swelling, redness, and bruising. Side effects will fade over time. If you have any concerns, please do not hesitate to call our practice.
Does CoolSculpting® Hurt?
CoolSculpting® is a pain-free procedure. When the treatment starts, you will feel some mild discomfort as you become situated. Most patients choose to read a book or listen to music during their treatment, as they feel comfortable.
How Long Does CoolSculpting® Last?
You will be able to see the initial results in as little as three weeks. However, the final results will not show until three months following treatment. It is always important to continue with a healthy and active lifestyle to keep the best results possible. Once you freeze your fat cells, they will never return.
How Do I Prepare for CoolSculpting®?
Other than making sure you are an ideal candidate for CoolSculpting®, there is no preparation needed for this procedure.
How Much Does CoolSculpting® Cost?
In Arlington Heights and Chicago, CoolSculpting® costs differ. Costs depend on the number of areas treated, the number of sessions and the patients’ goals. Our office proudly offers Prosper® and CareCredit® financing options to all patients for enhanced accessibility and affordability. We happily accept cash, credit card and personal check for payment. Visit our financing page to learn more about finances and procedures at our office.
We will honor written quote for procedures from any board certified plastic surgeon. Listed pricing is all inclusive – no hidden fees (includes pre-op, post-op visits and fees for the surgeons, facility, and anesthesia).
CoolSculpting® is a great new option for patients looking to get rid of unwanted fat. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. John A. Kotis offers CoolSculpting® to residents of Chicago, Arlington Heights, and the surrounding Illinois communities. Contact our office today to schedule a consultation with Dr. Kotis and learn more.