Buccal Fat Removal in Fredericksburg, VA

What Is Buccal Fat Removal?

Although having chubby cheeks as a child is endearing, for adults, this fullness can interfere with confidence. Excess fat in the mid-face often cannot be addressed with diet and exercise, which is why Fredericksburg, VA plastic surgeons Dr. Howard Heppe, Dr. Harold Bautista, and Dr. Pejman Aflaki proudly offer buccal fat removal to help patients remove the extra fat and get a slimmer shape. To learn about the benefits of buccal fat removal and see if it suits your aesthetic goals, contact our office to schedule an initial consultation.

How Does Buccal Fat Removal Work?

A personalized treatment plan will be created based on the amount of fat and tissue that you have under and around the cheekbones. Buccal fat removal takes around an hour to complete, and you will be given local anesthesia to keep you comfortable. A small incision is created on the inside of the mouth, and either a portion or the entire buccal fat pad will be removed. Your incisions will then be carefully closed with sutures. In some cases, your cheekbones may need to be repositioned to enhance your outcome.

What are the Benefits of Buccal Fat Removal?

Buccal fat removal can have a significant impact on your appearance and self-esteem. This procedure provides Fredericksburg, VA patients a variety of benefits that result in a slimmer, more youthful appearance. Some of these benefits include:

  • Enhances your profile and jawline
  • Helps match your face to your body
  • Boosts confidence
  • Eliminates excess fat in the face

Saw Dr. Bautista for breast augmentation and extremely pleased with my experience. He was patient with my questions and educated me on realistic results. I’m overwhelmingly happy with the outcome and without hesitation recommend him!

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I had such a great experience here. Everyone in the office is so helpful and professional. I’ve had 5 large babies and had quite the muffin top situation going on. I can’t believe the difference the tummy tuck made. I’ve heard of other people traveling far away to get procedures done, but I’m super grateful we have such a high caliber plastic surgery office here in Fredericksburg!

K.B. Google

I had a breast augmentation done in May and I could not be happier. Dr Heppe and his staff were very professional, helpful and supportive in making sure that what I wanted is what I got. I’ve waited my entire adult life for this surgery and would do it again with this team in a second. A+ all the way around!

K.L. Google

I recently underwent a transformative journey with Dr. Aflaki, a highly skilled plastic surgeon, on March 15th. I opted for a tummy tuck and breast augmentation, and I must say that my experience exceeded all expectations. From start to finish, Dr. Aflaki’s commitment to precision and the compassionate care provided by his team made my surgical experience truly remarkable. Dr. Aflaki’s attention to detail was evident from the moment we began discussing the procedure. He took the time to understand my aesthetic goals and concerns, ensuring that I felt comfortable and informed throughout the entire process. His expertise in the field of plastic surgery was apparent, and he skillfully guided me towards the best approach for achieving my desired results. On the day of the surgery, Dr. Aflaki’s expertise shone through as he performed the tummy tuck and breast augmentation with incredible precision. His surgical skills combined with his meticulous attention to detail resulted in outcomes that surpassed my expectations. Specifically since he had to correct errors made in my breast augmentation years 15 years ago. His ability to adapt to the unexpected was outstanding. The results were natural and beautifully enhanced my figure, leaving me feeling confident and delighted with the transformation. I must also commend Dr. Aflaki’s team of nurses who were kind, attentive, and exceptionally supportive during my recovery period. They ensured that I received the utmost care and comfort, promptly addressing any concerns or questions that arose. Their empathy and dedication made a significant difference in my recovery journey, and I am incredibly grateful for their presence. Overall, I wholeheartedly recommend Dr. Aflaki as a plastic surgeon. His attention to detail, expertise, and genuine care for his patients set him apart. As you can see on his great collection of before and after pictures on instagram. My tummy tuck and breast augmentation experience was truly exceptional, and I am thrilled with the results. If you are seeking a highly skilled surgeon who prioritizes patient satisfaction and surrounds themselves with a compassionate team, Dr. Aflaki is undoubtedly an excellent choice.

J.E. Google

The whole staff was amazing. I had a breast lift with augmentation and I love the results. I am no longer embarrassed about my chest. I also had filler under my eyes and everyone at work has commented on how rested I look. My only regret is I wish I would have done this procedure years ago.

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Get A Sculpted Appearance

If your chubby cheeks are keeping you from loving your appearance and living your best life, buccal fat removal may be the solution you are looking for. At Plastic Surgery Services of Fredericksburg, Drs. Heppe, Bautista, and Aflaki proudly offer this treatment for men and women who seek a slimmer, more sculpted look. Contact our Fredericksburg, VA office today to learn how this revolutionary treatment can help you reach your aesthetic goals.

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