Patients who normally undergo this type of surgery (brachioplasty) are usually those who have suffered excessive weight loss, so they present their arms with the so-called “bat wings”.
The vast majority of people tend to form arms with flaccid skin over time, caused by an increase and excessive weight loss, lack of nutrients among others.
In Renovarte our patients always show a great improvement, which supposes an excellent aesthetic improvement.
The post-operative is an important step of this intervention, since it will influence the success of the results.
That is why before undergoing this surgical intervention, it is necessary to make an accurate diagnosis with the surgeon.
Type of anesthesia and duration:
For this type of intervention, 2 types of anesthesia can be used locally or sedation.
Or in different cases you can use an epidural or general anesthesia.
The duration of the surgery is from an hour and a half to two approximately.
This type of intervention is ambulatory so you can go back home the same day of the intervention.