Arm Lift New York City and New Jersey
An Arm Lift, or brachioplasty, is a surgical procedure for reshaping the upper arm by removing excess fat and tightening the skin from the under-arm region to the elbow. Brachioplasty can help you achieve slimmer, toned and more contoured arms. Very popular among post-bariatric patients, Arm Lift surgery will offer dramatic results if you are experiencing sagging skin or flabby arms caused by excessive weight loss or aging.
Once you’ve decided to pursue Arm Lift with Dr. John Mesa, MD in our New Jersey or New York City area practice, you make sure you have found the right surgeon and the right technique to meet your expectations.
Dr. John Mesa, MD, a Board Certified Cosmetic Latin Plastic Surgeon in New Jersey and New York City during your consultation he will determine the size and location of the incision by evaluating the amount of skin to be removed, identify the location of the excess skin flap and determine the amount of fat to be expunged. Dr. John Mesa, MD will also review your health history, examine your skin condition and note your body frame.
Frequent Asked Questions about Arm Lift:
Who is a candidate for Arm Lift plastic surgery?
You are a candidate for Arm Lift or brachioplasty in New Jersey and New York City if you have:
- Drooping upper arms due to age, weight fluctuations, or heredity.
- Upper arm fat deposits
- Lack of skin elasticity or weakened tissues that are resistant to diet and exercise
How is Arm Lift plastic surgery performed?
New Jersey and New York City Board Certified Cosmetic Latin Platic Surgeon Dr. John Mesa MD performs the Arm Lift procedure to reshape the underside of your upper arms. Your Arm Lift surgery will be performed with wither general or local anesthesia. Dr. Mesa may star the procedure by performing initially liposuction to slim and contour the arm by removing excess of fat. Then he makes an incision running from your underarm to your elbow. He then reduces or removes excess, sagging skin. He tightens the tissues that define your arm shape while reducing any fat deposits in your upper arm. Scarring will improve and fade over time.
Why choose Dr. John Mesa, a Board Certified Cosmetic Latin Plastic Surgeon for Arm Lift?
Dr. John Mesa is a Board Certified Cosmetic Latin Plastic Surgeon in New Jersey and New York City that specializes in cosmetic plastic surgery of the face, neck breast, and body. He offers a premium experience to all of its cosmetic patients. His residency and fellowships training at prestigious institutions like Harvard are strong credentials that give him a unique set of skills to perform cosmetic plastic surgery. Since he was born and raised in Colombia, he brings a Latin flair, making his bedside manners and patient care unique. Dr. John Mesa helps its customers look their best and achieve their personal, social, and professional goals by providing premium natural looking cosmetic plastic surgery
Why not go to an Obstetrician, Gynecologists, Primary Care Physician, Internist, Dentists and “cosmetologists” for a liposuction?
Practitioners like Obstetricians or Gynecologist and other doctors who are not formally residency-trained and Board Certified to perform Arm Lift have been found to suffer a much higher rate of complications, as it’s a side interest to them, and not a treatment they’re certified to do all day long. One of the most common complaints is minimal improvement, asymmetries, etc.
Only a licensed professional with the knowledge, training and skills required to achieve optimum results should perform Arm Lift. Look for a plastic surgeon who is Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and who has completed his training at some of the top residency and fellowship institutions.