Many patients have stubborn fat in pockets around their body that they cannot reduce with diet and exercise, but they aren’t ready for surgical Liposuction. Non-surgical Liposuction uses a variety of techniques and equipment to reduce or eliminate fat cells throughout the body. Las Vegas plastic surgeon, Dr. Marvin Spann, uses the advanced technology of UltraShape and vShape for non-surgical body shaping in Couture Medical Center’s premier Aesthetics Suite. Contact Dr. Marvin Spann today to schedule your consultation!
"I could not be more pleased with my results. I would recommend Dr. Spann without hesitation."- Anonymous / Other / Nov 19, 2014
"I’m almost at my one year post op and I have to say, I have never felt so confident! Prior to my Breast Augmentation, it was always challenging to find certain outfits. You would never catch me wearing a bathing suit! Being a mother of now a 3 year old, I waited until I didn’t have to carry my daughter due to lifting restrictions post surgery. I have to say that this was THE BEST better late than never post-partum/Coming in to my 30’s --gift to myself! Thank you to the very helpful and friendly staff! and of course, thank you to Dr. Marvin for making me feel comfortable throughout the whole process and making me look like a hot momma lol"- L.L. / Yelp / Mar 02, 2022
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"I love this clinic! I have been seen by doctor Grace Kim, and I cannot thank her enough for her kindness and for making me feel welcome at her office. She always makes sure she answers all my questions and concerns and takes the time to explain to me what is going on with my health. I feel I am not just another patient, I feel Ms. Kim cares for me. Her staff is amazing, from her nurses to the ladies at the front desk. This clinic is very clean and the interior design of the lobby/waiting area is fantastic. Thank you, Ms. Kim, I truly appreciate you!"- L.S. / Yelp / Oct 31, 2019
"I would recommend Dr. Marvin Spann to, and have to my friends, anyone interested in a breast reduction. He came highly recommended to me (as did others) by a colleague, and I am happy I chose him over the other recommendations I received. He was professional and knowledgeable. He has a quiet, calm, and super-confident demeanor. He will answer all of your questions. Everyone in the office is helpful and professional. Of course, as with any surgery, I was nervous, but his confidence relaxed me. The other relaxing thing was the jazz music he played in surgery; as a jazz enthusiast, it was great to hear because that’s how I relax at home. He plays great music in the office as well. I am extremely happy with the result of my breast reduction, shoulder pain is gone, and my confidence is high. My scars are minimal. I thought I would have a significant scar from the nipple to under the breast, but I don’t. Six months post surgery, my scars are insignificant and have diminished a lot since the surgery. The healing process is painful but worth it. Follow all doctor orders. In approximately the fourth week, you will start to feel you can do more normal things, but don’t. I tried to go back to work but had to go home. Wait the full six weeks or more. Dr. Spann’s strength is his desire to do a good surgical job for his patients. He wants you to be as happy with the results as he is.Surgery date 10/2022"- E.W. / Yelp / Apr 08, 2023
UltraShape Power is a non-surgical Liposuction procedure that is approved by the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) to reduce fat cells. UltraShape Power uses pulses of ultrasound energy waves to disrupt the fat cell walls, which releases the fat to be naturally processed by the body. UltraShape Power is a safe, effective body shaping treatment that provides visible results without pain or recovery time. UltraShape Power treats the subcutaneous fat in the body that is not affected by diet and exercise.
vShape by Alma Lasers uses a combination of cold ultrasound energy waves and Unipolar radio frequency waves to contour the body and tighten the skin without surgery. vShape is FDA-approved, effective, and a pain-free treatment that requires no downtime after the procedure. vShape uses acoustic shear waves to break down the fat cells, and then radio frequency waves to stimulate the metabolism and improve the tone and texture of the skin. vShape provides long-term results on all skin tones and types.
During/After the Procedure
Each non-surgical Liposuction procedure will vary based on the equipment used, but it will be performed in Dr. Marvin Spann’s office without anesthesia. Patients may feel pressure or heat on the treated area, but most patients have little to no discomfort during the procedure. The treatment may last from 30 minutes – 3 hours depending on the equipment being used and the size of the area being treated. Patients are able to leave immediately after the procedure and resume their normal activities. Immediately after the procedure, patients will have temporary swelling and redness for the first 1 – 2 days, but this will diminish quickly. Most patients will have a visible reduction in fat within 1 – 2 months after their procedure.
Non-surgical Liposuction can cost between $1,000 and $3,000 depending on the technology being used and the size of the area being treated. Dr. Marvin Spann will be able to discuss cost estimates and financing during each patient’s initial consultation.
Plan Your Procedure
- Average Cost
- $1,000 - $3,000
- Recovery Time
- 1-2 Days
- Average Procedure Time
- 30 Minutes - 3 Hours
Non-Surgical Liposuction FAQs
How Many Treatments?
While most patients will need multiple sessions to get their best results, the amount of treatments needed varies greatly among patients. Larger areas and areas with a higher volume of fat will require more treatments. Dr. Marvin Spann will discuss the recommended amount of sessions that may be needed and whether surgical Liposuction is a better alternative.
Are the Results Permanent?
Once the fat cells in the body are eliminated, they will not return. However, the remaining fat cells will expand if weight is gained after the procedure. It is best to be at a stable, healthy weight before and after the procedure.
Dr. Marvin Spann will go over pre-procedure instructions with each patient during the initial consultation, but some of the guidelines are:
- Avoid anti-inflammatory drugs, like aspirin, and herbal medications
- Eliminate or reduce smoking for better results and healing
- Arrange to be driven home after the procedure and, if possible, have someone spend the first night after the treatment.