Brachioplasty

Brachioplasty, often called an arm lift, recontours the arms for a more trim appearance. During your arm lift surgery in Tracy, California, excessive skin is removed, sometimes in conjunction with a liposuction procedure to remove fat from the arms. For removal of large amounts of skin, an incision is required that runs from near the elbow to the armpit. The incision is placed in the most inconspicuous location (inner arm toward the back) but some scarring will always be visible.  More moderate skin removal is sometimes possible with a smaller incision, which is limited to the armpit area to try to keep the scar better hidden. This procedure is usually performed under general anesthesia.

Learn more about how your upper body appearance can benefit from arm lift surgery. Stockton, Modesto and other California residents trust Dr. McNemar for their cosmetic surgery procedures. Request a Consultation online at either his San Ramon or Tracy locations and receive a complimentary excerpt from Dr. McNemar’s new book, Breast Augmentation & Body Contouring, which includes information you need to know to help you achieve a satisfying cosmetic surgery experience.

Brachioplasty (Arm Lift) Before & After Photos

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Case #54

This patient is a 76 year old retired school teacher from San Jose. She underwent gastric bypass surgery and lost around 150 pounds. She is excited with her new life, traveling to new countries. She feels that she would like to get rid of the excess skin in her tummy, arms, legs and face. During her consultation we discussed her concerns and listed... Read More

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Body Contouring Post Weight Loss Surgery

Following significant weight loss, including that achieved by diet, exercise, gastric bypass, or gastric banding, the patient typically has significant areas of skin excess. This commonly includes excess skin of the abdomen, breasts, arms, and thighs. Plastic surgeons can address these problems with many different potential options, including tummy tuck, breast reduction (or in the case of males, gynecomastia excision), upper arm lift, medial thigh lift, lower body lift and breast lift. These patients may also be candidates for other procedures including liposuction and facelift. Please feel free to contact us and we will discuss the various surgical options to optimize your appearance following weight loss.

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If you’re considering cosmetic surgery, you deserve to have your procedure performed by a plastic surgeon who can provide an artfully contoured result. Request a Consultation today and receive a complimentary excerpt from Dr. McNemar’s new book. Or, call (209) 834-0626 for our San Ramon office or (925) 967-2804 for our Tracy office to make your appointment.

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