If you are concerned that your upper arms are sagging or beginning to show signs of aging, Dr. Stephen P. Hardy can perform a personalized brachioplasty, also known as an arm lift, at his Missoula, MT, practice. Brachioplasty removes loose skin and re-sculpts tissue for a more youthful, firm, and attractive upper arm area. Depending on the type of arm lift selected, your incisions could run from the underarm to above the elbow. In some cases, liposuction may also be performed to remove excess fat.
Dr. Hardy is passionate about helping his patients feel more confident about their appearance. Some of the benefits you can experience after brachioplasty include:
If you have excess skin or tissue on your upper arm, you are most likely a good candidate for arm lift surgery. It is important that you:
Each patient we treat is different, which is why it is very important to Dr. Hardy that your cosmetic treatment is customized just for you. During your initial consultation, he will review your medical history, conduct any necessary lab tests, and discuss your arm lift options. Typically, the procedural steps for an arm lift involve:
Although there are many benefits to undergoing cosmetic surgery of any kind, there are risks involved as well. These can include infection, excessive bleeding, scarring, or unsatisfactory results. During your initial consultation with Dr. Hardy, he will review these risks with you, so that you are fully informed.
A lifestyle that promotes good overall health, including proper nutrition and exercise, is crucial in maintaining optimal results.
It is also important that you view your procedure as one step in a journey toward a whole new healthy lifestyle. A lifestyle that promotes good overall health, including proper nutrition and exercise, is crucial in maintaining optimal results.
An arm lift at Northwest Plastic Surgery Associates can result in a smoother and more toned look of the upper arm area. To learn more about brachioplasty, contact us today and schedule your consultation.