How many days will be with the drain?

Regularly for 5 to 7 days.

When may I be able to drive?

It depends on the surgery, but after 15 to 21 days.

When may I be able to travel?

After a liposuction after 10 days, 15 days with other procedures.

Does the fat tends to accumulate in different areas?

Liposuction removes fat cells from the area of ​​surgery, which are replaced by fibro-fatty tissue. So the excess fat begins to accumulate in other areas that  has not been worked.

After a tummy tuck can I have children?

Yes, just have to wait over a year for pregnancy, it can be performed normally, the problem is that the cosmetic results of the surgery usually undergoes alterations of importance that may result in the necessity of a new intervention to make corrections

Is liposuction a surgery with high risk?

No, cosmetic surgeries are the least risky of all because they’re performed in healthy patients, but like all surgery has a risk margin.

Do I need massages?

Yes. Unquestionably, the effectiveness of the massage is proven, we can´t forget that the liposuction technique continues to be a trauma to the body, so it reacts, swelling to allow the body to recover from the attack and return to normal. 

As massage stimulates lymphatic drainage, it shortens the swelling process, allowing better control of fibrosis and providing optimum results.  

What anesthesia is used in operations?

In the majority of our procedures we use local or regional blocks such as Epidural or spinal block after adequate sedation for patient comfort.

When are the stitches removed?

The suture removal depends on the type of the surgery, regularly is from 7 to 15 days.

When can I go back to work?

Depending on the surgery you can return to work after 21 days.

When can I have sexual intercourse?

Depending on the surgery regularly after 21 days.

How long should I wear the girdle?

Up to six weeks on average.

What should I eat after surgery?

The important thing is to eat plenty of fluids, eat fruits, vegetables and meats, have a balanced diet.

How long should I wait to hold my baby?

You must wait 30 days.

When can I sleep on my side?

After one month.

How many surgeries the same day can I have?

The amount of surgery depends on the degree of complexity of the procedures and is the surgeon's judgment that determines how many procedures at once the patient could have.

When can I bathe completely?

It depends on the surgery and the patient´s healing ability, but regularly after 10-15 days we will know whether or not you can take a bath.

When will I be able to do gymnastics?

Two months after, but prior to probation of your surgeon.

Will I be able to use the stairs?

Yes, but with great care.