Expert Body & Facial Plastic Surgeon

Are you ready to make a change?

Alternatives to Thigh Lift Surgery

In some cases, liposuction can be used as an alternative to thigh lift surgery. This is the case when the problem is not one of loose skin but instead one of extra fatty tissue in the thighs. If the issue is one of extra fatty tissue and skin tone is good, liposuction may be an excellent approach to contouring the thighs while leaving only minimal scars. Liposuction of the thighs requires only very small incisions and has a faster recovery. It is important for patients to understand that most individuals are a good candidate for either liposuction of the thighs or thigh lift surgery but not both. Extremely minor cases of loose skin on the thighs may be treatable by means of non-surgical techniques including laser skin tightening procedures. Dr. Backstein works in conjunction with Malibu Sugar and will be able to direct candidates best treated non-surgically for expert advise on laser treatments.

Recent Blogs

Does Tummy Tuck Improve...

February 27, 2015

It’s an embarrassing issue, but the embarrassing truth is that a large percentage of adults deal with urinary incontinence. Surprisingly, one of the solutions is a tummy tuck. Tummy tucks improve stress urinary incontinence in most…

Read More View All


Thank you so much for doing an excellent job on my augmentation. I had my surgery on Aug. 17. I...

View All

ASK A Question

Please select the Diamond and click the submit button.

Please wait...


Breast Implant Special:

If you are interested in having a breast augmentation, please call today to discuss the following special at 1.416.663.9649. Are you a candidate? Find out today!

Silicone Implants $7,900
Saline Implants $6,900

View All

Sign up for our Email Newsletter

5109 Steeles Avenue West, Unit 13 Toronto, Ontario, M9L 2Y8
Follow Us On