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Surgically-Assisted Corseting with Rib Fracturing for Waistline Narrowing

Waistline narrowing is a common female body contouring request for which numerous standard surgical techniques are used. Liposuction and various types of tummy tucks are effective procedures which will work for the majority of patients. But for the cis female seeking a maximal waistline reduction or for the transgender patient who is striving to change Read More…

Combining Shoulder Reduction and Waistline Narrowing Body Contouring Surgeries – Who Is A Good Candidate?

Two uncommon but successful aesthetic body contouring procedures are shoulder reduction (clavicle reduction osteotomies) and waistline narrowing. (rib removal)¬† Each contour reduction procedure is partially or totally based on bone removal to achieve their effects. These are also body contouring procedures done on females, whether it is transgender or cis females. Each procedure has its Read More…

Rib Removal vs Rib Fracturing in Waistline Narrowing Surgery

Rib removal is an effective, but not yet widely recognized, procedure to create the effect of waistline narrowing. By changing the lateral protrusion of the lower ribs, particularly the free floating ones (ribs # 11 and 12), the bony support of the outer waistline is reduced.¬† One of the very interesting questions about rib removal Read More…

The Five Critical Steps in Waistline Narrowing By Rib Removal Surgery

Rib removal in aesthetic surgery is associated with waistline narrowing. Once thought to be a myth, the partial removal of the downwardly sloped free floating ribs is a valid surgical procedure that does remove bony support of the lateral waistline. But to make the procedure effective there are some basic steps to maximize its potential Read More…

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