Pre and Post Operative instructions for Surgery
- Consultation with the surgeon.
- Evaluation of medical health history
- ECG and blood test will be taken
- Certain medicines like anticoagulants, hormones, anabolic steroids including large dose testosterone should be stopped at least 4-6 weeks prior to surgery. Most supplements, vitamins and recreational drugs must be stopped for several weeks prior to surgery.
- Stop smoking and alcohol intake at least 2 weeks before the surgery.
- No intake of food or water 8 hours prior to surgery.
- The surgery usually takes between one and two hours to complete and is usually done under a general anesthesia.
- Compression garment is available to be used post-op.
Post operative instructions
- Compression garments are placed snugly and continuously and these will be worn for about 2-3 weeks after surgery.
- Rest but not bed rest: While rest is important in the early stages of healing, equally important is that you are ambulatory, meaning that you are walking under your own strength. Spend 10 minutes every 2 hours walking indoors.
- A day after the surgery, patient may have light to moderate physical activities.
- Good nutrition: Stick with soft, bland, nutritious food for the first 24 hours.
- Take all medications exactly as prescribed.
- Change incision dressings frequently.
- Do not resume any exercise other than regular walking to prevent the formation of blood clots.
- Do not smoke or drink alcohol.
- Refrain from weight bearing exercise, twisting or lifting anything over your head.
- Take a warm not hot shower. Do not take a bath. Limit your shower to 10 minutes.
- Avoid strenuous activities for about 6 weeks specially gym activities.
- Follow- up check with the surgeon will be 7 days after for suture removal and assessment.
- Approximately 30% of our patients are men.
- The introduction of ultrasound liposuction in this patient group has increased the effectiveness of the procedure.
- This is because the areas that are usually treated in men have dense fat compared to women. In the past, this has been difficult to treat.
When you contact Urban Beauty Thailand, we will not only set you up with best surgeon team, we will also assist you in any way we can when it comes to finding accommodation.
- Thanks to our contacts in various Thai cities, we can secure discounted prices for you in luxury accommodation.
- And unlike other companies in the region, all our prices are upfront.
- When you book with us, there are no hidden fees or charges as you pay directly to hospital, what you see is what you get!