You may be surprised to know that not every cosmetic surgery provider is a board-certified plastic surgeon. Sometimes, a general surgeon or a specialist (e.g., a dermatologist) will call himself or herself a plastic surgeon but not actually have any plastic surgery training. That is why it is important to find a trained, experienced and
Are You a Good Candidate for Liposuction?
Dr. Michael Bohley, a premier Portland plastic surgeon, provides liposuction (also known as lipoplasty or simply lipo to remove stubborn pockets of fat from beneath the skin. During liposuction surgery, Dr. Bohley utilizes a thin, hollow tube called a cannula to eliminate excess fat from the midsection, back, thighs, hips, buttocks, upper arms, neck or
Common Liposuction FAQs
At Dr. Bohley Cosmetic Surgery in Portland, patients who are interested in pursuing liposuction surgery frequently ask Dr. Michael F. Bohley and his staff the following questions. What Is Liposuction? Liposuction, also known as lipoplasty, liposculpture or simply lipo is a plastic surgery procedure that is designed to contour the body by removing excess subcutaneous