Lower Back/Upper Back

  • Back fat can be caused by lifestyle factors, ageing, genetics or an unbalanced diet. 
  • Diet, exercise, and weight loss may not always be enough to get rid of fat in both the lower and upper back.
  • Vaser liposuction is a cosmetic surgery designed to target and remove excess fat in the back.
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What is Back Fat? 

Back fat refers to the excess fat that accumulates on the back, typically in the upper and lower regions. It can create a bulging or flabby appearance in those areas. It can also often extend to your waist and abdomen.  Back fat is a concern that often goes beyond general body weight and is a specific area of the body that can stubbornly hold onto fat.

What Causes Back Fat? 

Back fat can be influenced by diet, activity levels, and hormonal changes. Genetics also play a role, as a family history of back fat increases the chances of developing it.  Unhealthy diets, lack of physical activity, and hormonal shifts, especially with age, can also contribute to back fat accumulation.

How to Get Rid of Back Fat

Getting rid of back fat often requires a multifaceted approach. A balanced diet and regular exercise can help, but in some cases, they may not be enough. Vaser liposuction is a cosmetic procedure that can provide a more direct and effective solution to remove excess back fat, offering a quicker and more lasting result.  It’s essential to consult with a cosmetic doctor to determine the most suitable approach based on your specific situation and goals.

About Back Fat Liposuction

Back Vaser liposuction is a cosmetic procedure aimed at those struggling with upper and lower back fat. This advanced procedure utilises ultrasound technology to specifically target fat cells, liquefying them for easier removal. It can also be paired with abdomen and waist liposuction, and love handles liposuction for a holistic fat removal approach.  Compared to traditional liposuction, Vaser is less invasive, resulting in reduced bruising and quicker recovery periods. By precisely targeting fat deposits, Vaser liposuction can achieve a smoother, more defined back contour.

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Back Fat Liposuction FAQs

How do I get rid of excess back fat?
Eating well and staying active is key for overall health and can help you lose some fat, including back fat rolls. But due to how our bodies are wired with genetics and hormones, these efforts might not always zero in on back fat specifically.
Is back fat liposuction safe?
Like any surgery, there are risks, but modern methods like Vaser liposuction have made it safer and reduced how long it takes to recover.
Who is a good candidate for back fat liposuction?
If you're healthy overall but can't shake off back fat no matter what you try, liposuction might work for you. Talking about your health and what you want to achieve with a doctor can help figure out if it's a good fit.
How much fat can be taken out in one go?
In Australia, up to 5 litres of fat can be taken in one surgery. However, you may be eligible for mega Vaser liposuction if you have a significant amount of fat to remove. It's about what's safe and works best for your body, so your doctor will guide you on what's right for you.
What are non-surgical options for tackling back fat?
If you are after a non-surgical approach to getting rid of back fat, CoolSculpting might be for you. This treatment can lessen fat without the need for surgery, though the change might not be as big or quick as what you'd see from liposuction.
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We perform your follow-up appointments with care as we believe your aftercare is as crucial as the procedure itself. Your recovery will be guided by your doctor in collaboration with our post-operative nursing team.
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6 week post op results for this patient who had her chin & neck treated with Vaser Liposuction with @dr_chris_lee at Levant Cosmetic Surgery Canberra.

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Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from a qualified health practitioner.
Results, recovery & potential complications will vary for each individual patient.
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Photos & videos featured are not a guarantee that your results will be the same & do not guarantee a particular surgical outcome.
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Results, recovery & potential complications will vary for each individual patient. Read more here. https://www.levantcs.com.au/risks-and-recovery/

Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from a qualified health practitioner.
Photos & videos featured are not a guarantee that your results will be the same & do not guarantee a particular surgical outcome.
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Vaser liposuction results for this patient who had her neck treated with @drerfanrahbar & is now at 6 weeks post op.

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Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from a qualified health practitioner.
Photos & videos featured are not a guarantee that your results will be the same & do not guarantee a particular surgical outcome.
Content on our Instagram page is published with the consent of our patients.
The content featured is general in nature and does not constitute medical advice.
Images taken immediately post-operatively may not reflect final results.

Treatment performed by Dr. Erfan Rahbar MED0001122411 Registered medical practitioner.

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Have you seen the latest offering for cosmetic treatments at Levant Cosmetic Surgery?

Our highly skilled medical team consists of plastic surgeons, FRACS surgeons, and liposuction doctors. It's your choice who you decide you want to operate on you.

Want to learn more about a treatment at Levant? Reach out for a consultation today on 1300 323 772.

You can also learn more at https://www.levantcs.com.au/

Results, recovery & potential complications will vary for each individual patient. Read more here https://www.levantcs.com.au/risks-and-recovery/

Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from a qualified health practitioner.
Photos & videos featured are not a guarantee that your results will be the same & do not guarantee a particular surgical outcome.
Content on our Instagram page is published with the consent of our patients.
The content featured is general in nature and does not constitute medical advice.
Images taken immediately post-operatively may not reflect final results.

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This patient had Vaser liposuction to her back & flanks. She saw @dr_mitchell_kim & @dr_kai_gebusion for treatment & is now 8 weeks post op.

Results, recovery & potential complications will vary for each individual patient. Read more here https://www.levantcs.com.au/risks-and-recovery/

Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from a qualified health practitioner.
Photos & videos featured are not a guarantee that your results will be the same & do not guarantee a particular surgical outcome.
Content on our Instagram page is published with the consent of our patients.
The content featured is general in nature and does not constitute medical advice.
Images taken immediately post-operatively may not reflect final results.

Treatment performed by Dr Mitchell Kim AHPRA MED0001187435, Dr Karen Gebusion AHPRA MED0001264960 Registered Medical Practitioners. General Registrations.

Want to learn more about this treatment? Please reach out for a consultation today on 1300 323 772.

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