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Who performs the treatments?

At Soluna MD, Cosmetic Surgeon John W. Chang, M.D., performs all Smart Lipo Ultra, LipoSelection, Lipo-Dissolve, Laser Lipo Permalift Non-Invasive Facelift, Suture Suspensions, BOTOX® and Filler injections.


How many treatments are required?

For most patients, typically only one treatment is required. The session may last from 45 minutes to one hour for each area treated. Laserlipolysis is also an ideal choice for “touch ups” and revisions.


Who is a good candidate for the procedure?

Ideal candidates are in good health, close to normal body weight and have realistic expectations for the results. If the person has areas of fat that will not respond to diet and exercise, then that person is a candidate for … Continue reading


Does laser-assisted lipolysis produce lasting results?

Yes! The Smartlipo procedure permanently destroys the treated fat cells. Adults do not create new fat cells. When a person gains weight, that person’s fat cells simply expand. Should you gain weight, that fat will most likely be deposited in … Continue reading


What type of system is used?

The Smartlipo is an Nd:Y A G laser with high peak power and a high rep rate of 40 Hz. The laser energy is delivered using a 300 micron fiber which is threaded through the handpiece and cannula. Does this … Continue reading


What are the benefits of Smartlipo?

Treats unwanted fat and fat tissue irregularities • Promotes tissue coagulation resulting in skin tissue tiahtenina • Treats flabby or lax skin and areas of high vascularity • Minimal edema and bleeding due to the laser’s hemostatic properties • Minimal … Continue reading


How does the Smartlipo work?

Smartlipo laserlipolysis is a minimally invasive surgical procedure. The procedure disrupts the fat cells through a thermal and photodisruptive action – heating and shattering the fat cell membrane. The laser coagulates the underlying vessels due to the hemostatic properties of … Continue reading