Dramatic Growth Seen In Plastic Surgery Lifts

Since 1997, body contouring procedures such as arm lifts, tummy tucks, and related procedures have enjoyed a tremendous increase in both number performed and patient satisfaction. In fact, studies have found that 87 percent of men and women who underwent a lift found their procedure boosted overall physical and emotional satisfaction, and an incredible 93 percent of patients said they would undergo the same procedure again.

If you are considering a plastic surgery procedure in or around the Reston, Virginia area, please contact New Image Plastic Surgery or call 703-742-8004 today to schedule an initial consultation with board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta Gartside.

A Look at the Numbers

The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery has collected data from a number of studies and found that lift procedures are becoming increasingly popular. Between 1997 and 2012:

  • Upper arm lifts have seen an 813 percent increase
  • Breast lifts have seen a 543 percent increase
  • Thigh lifts have seen a 470 percent increase
  • Lower body lifts have seen a 376 percent increase
  • Tummy tucks have seen a 340 percent increase

Of course no single procedure is right for everyone, but if you are unhappy with any aspect of your body, Dr. Gartside would can meet with you to discuss your needs and help you determine which plastic surgery procedures might best help you reach your goals.

If you live in or around Reston and are considering plastic surgery, please contact our experienced board-certified Washington, D.C. plastic surgeon today.