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Learn the latest news about SAFELipo®, an innovative body contouring process that enhances traditional liposuction surgery and is available from a growing number of plastic surgeons.

The Safety and Efficacy of SAFELipo®

The results are in: SAFELipo lives up to its promise of dramatic, consistent, and reliably smooth results. That's according to a December 2016 study in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, the journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. The Premise of the Study To answer the question, "Is the SAFELipo liposuction process safe and effective?" the study gathered retrospective data on 734 SAFELipo patients who had the procedure between 2006 and 2011. To fully isolate for SAFELipo alone, they set aside patients who had undergone other procedures concurrently, leaving 129 who had only SAFELipo. For all groups in the study, there …

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With Fat Grafting on the Rise, Surgeon Issues Warning

Recent breakthroughs in autologous fat grafting have brought the procedure to the forefront of plastic surgery. Dr. Simeon Wall Jr., originator of SAFELipo fat contouring, warns of the dangers some techniques pose to optimal fat grafting results. Shreveport, Louisiana (October 2013) — A study showing stem cell-enriched fat increases the effectiveness of fat grafting in reconstructive procedures is sparking additional interest in fat transfer. However, Dr. Simeon Wall Jr. (, the originator of , cautions that certain liposuction procedures pose dangers to optimal results. "We have all the modern pioneers of fat grafting coming to a consensus that, regardless of the …

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New Study: Fat Grafting Beats Implants for Buttock Augmentation

A new study co-authored by SAFELipo® creator Dr. Simeon Wall Jr. finds autologous fat transfer has a lower complication rate than implants for buttock augmentation. Shreveport, Louisiana (October 2016) — According to a recent study published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, autologous fat transfer is the safest way to enhance a plastic surgery patient's buttocks. Compared with silicone prostheses, the other prevailing method, butt augmentation via fat transfer had a significantly lower rate of complications. The study's senior author, Simeon Wall Jr., M.D., is an expert in fat grafting and the originator of Expansion Vibration Lipofilling (EVL) and the SAFELipo technique …

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Austin Plastic Surgeons Some of the First to Offer SAFELipo® Technique

The doctors at Restora Austin Plastic Surgery Centre are among an elite few to be trained to offer Dr. Simeon Wall’s SAFELipo technique, a type of power-assisted liposuction that’s said to be safer and more effective with a less painful recovery than traditional liposuction.

SAFELipo in New Beauty

New Beauty Magazine, the premier publication dedicated to the latest advances in plastic surgery, featured an article about SAFELipo in its Spring/Summer 2013 issue. The article promotes SAFELipo as a solution for smoother liposuction results.

Exploring the Many Roads to an Improved Abdominal Contour

Panel at ASAPS Annual Meeting will review the latest tummy tuck techniques from around the globe.

SAFELipo in Cosmetic Surgery Times

Cosmetic Surgery Times, a leading source for news in the aesthetic surgery field, recently published the article “Lessons in Lipo,” showcasing the SAFELipo body contouring process developed by Dr. Simeon Wall Jr.

“Re-do” Procedures Increase As More Doctors Offer Plastic Surgery

Dr. Simeon Wall Jr., a board-certified plastic surgeon and the originator of SAFELipo body contouring, explains why there has been a boom in the need for costly revision procedures such as corrective liposuction in Louisiana.

First-Class Advice on Secondary Body Contouring

Experts at ASAPS Annual Meeting weigh in on ways to make the second time a charm.

Louisiana Liposuction Specialists Respond to Safety Concerns

Specializing in an innovative approach to liposuction in Louisiana, the board-certified or board eligible plastic surgeons at The Wall Center offer their opinions on recent articles questioning the safety of liposuction.

Plastic Surgeons in Louisiana to Present Liposuction Advances

Dr. Simeon Wall Jr. and Dr. Simeon Wall Sr. of The Wall Center for Plastic Surgery will present advances in liposuction techniques at the annual meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, April 22 – 27, 2010 in Washington, DC.

Louisiana Liposuction Specialist Featured at ASAPS Conference

Dr. Simeon Wall Jr. of The Wall Center for Plastic Surgery in Louisiana, a nationally-recognized liposuction specialist, was a featured panelist at the annual meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, recently held in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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