Composite Body Contouring after weight loss


Sterodimas A, Radwanski HN, Pitanguy I.
Body contouring after weight loss
BL Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery 2005 Dec; 18:10-13.

Dr. Sterodimas and Dr. Pitanguy, the father of Modern Plastic Surgery, published in the prestigious British journal of BL Plastic Surgery, describing methods for the body contouring in patients who have lost a lot of weight.

Dr. Sterodimas and Dr. Pitanguy state in this article that ‘Excess skin after massive weight loss impairs patient's health-related quality of life’.

Dr. Sterodimas and Dr. Pitanguy conclude  in this article that ‘A sustained quality of life improvement in post-bariatric patients after body contouring surgery, suggests the importance of including reconstructive surgery as a component in the multidisciplinary approach in the surgical treatment of morbid obesity


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