Dr. Kevin Johnson's Blog

Can Liposuction Treat Cellulite?

Many of my patients interested in liposuction near Spokane wonder if the treatment can also help with their cellulite. In some ways, liposuction can help with cellulite by eliminating fat. However, liposuction is not designed to treat cellulite. As a method of fat reduction, liposuction removes small areas of fat that remain resistant to diet and exercise. I would not … Read more

Plastic Surgery – What Age is Best?

In the past, it was thought that plastic surgery was for older women, and sometimes men. While it is true that older women (and men) have long turned to plastic surgery to help achieve their goals, plastic surgery has become popular for younger people as well. However, it is important to remember that in general, plastic surgery should not be … Read more

Why Liposuction?

Have you ever looked in the mirror and wished that you could simply remove fat from certain areas of your body? Perhaps you are satisfied with your overall appearance, but would like to fine-tune specific areas in order to create a smooth and svelte shape? If this is the case, liposuction may be the treatment for you. Liposuction is a … Read more

Liposuction Myths Dispelled

While liposuction may be one of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures performed today, there still seems to be a lot of misinformation available that causes confusion among my patients. To set the record straight, I am going to address a few common myths about liposuction, and provide you with correct information. Myth 1: I don’t have to work out … Read more

The Basics of Liposuction

Liposuction is a beneficial tool for both women and men as they pursue their cosmetic goals at my Spokane and Coeur d’Alene locations. Understanding the basic techniques involved in this popular procedure can increase any person’s overall comfort level prior to undergoing surgery. Although techniques vary among surgeons, most traditional liposuction procedures follow a similar pattern. Once a person is considering this procedure, … Read more