Fat Injection Rochester
Conveniently located to serve Rochester
Fat injections can restore attractive volume to a face that has become depleted due to aging, or an area that has always suffered from a lack of volume. Micro fat grafting is used to restore a fullness to key areas, which, in turn, softens the overall appearance of the face.
The procedure can be performed with other surgery, such as a facelift or upper eyelid surgery, where it can add the ‘finishing touch’, or it can be performed alone. The harvest area or where the fat is taken from is usually the stomach or thighs. When used meticulously and specifically in certain depleted parts of the face, fat injections play a critical role to beautiful rejuvenation and provide an immediate and lasting benefit.
Am I a Good Candidate for Fat Injections?
The best candidates for fat injection are healthy men and women who want to restore facial volume using fat from another part of their body rather than facial implants or dermal fillers. It is ideal for patients who want to smooth away facial wrinkles and look more youthful.
Fat injection is not an option for thin patients who have little or no fat to transfer. Individuals who have a positive attitude and realistic expectations about the treatment are good candidates.
What Happens During the Consultation?
Dr. Jacobson will assess your overall health, check your weight, and discuss the treatment outcome with you before scheduling a date for your fat injection procedure. During your consultation, Dr. Jacobson will explain the fat injection procedure in detail, including the cost, preparation, and recuperation.
Your medical history will be reviewed by Dr. Jacobson. You’ll be expected to talk about any current prescription medications or supplements you’re taking. It’s critical that you use the appointment to ask any questions you have about the treatment.
The fat injection process begins with a local anesthetic being applied to the donor region to numb it. Dr. Jacobson will then use a cannula (a thin tube) to extract the appropriate amount of fat.
Next, unnecessary materials will be removed from the extracted fat using a centrifuge; this will ensure that the highest volume of fat survives in its new region, leading to long-lasting results. The healthy fat is then injected into the areas of the face that require volume increase.
The Recovery Process
The recovery time for facial fat injection treatment varies from patient to patient. It will be necessary to take time off from work and other social engagements. Swelling and bruising will be present in the donor and injection areas for a time. The swelling will gradually reduce before the final results are seen.
How Much Do Fat Injections Cost?
The overall cost of fat injection treatment is determined by a variety of criteria, including the volume of fat to be transplanted. Anesthesia, facility fees, post-surgery garments, prescriptions, and the surgeon’s fee will all be included in the total price.
Contact Us Today
To discover more about the advantages of fat injection in Rochester, schedule a consultation now. During your appointment, we will discuss your aesthetic goals, and Dr. Steven R. Jacobson will devise an appropriate treatment plan for you.