In recent years, liposuction has received considerable attention in the rapidly growing field of plastic surgery. Many people have found both their appearance and their self-image enhanced by thsi procedure. Nevertheless, having liposuction, like any surgery, requires careful consideration. If you or someone ou know is thinking about liposuction, "The Slim Book of Liposuction," by Alan M. Engler, M.D., will be invaluable to you.
Dr. Engler has performed thousands of liposuctions, and he uses before-and-after photos to illustrate the results he has acheived for his patients. In addition, he explains, in layman's language, the procedures themselves and the results you can expect. This volume presents a lively and informative discussion of all aspects of liposuction, which is now the most commonly performed cosmetic surgeryin the United States. Thise book contains 42 unretouched before and after photos of patients who have had liposuction and six illustrations.