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buttock augmentatioin with fat transfer

Buttock augmentation with lipotransfer

Buttock augmentation with lipotransfer is a surgical procedure that consists of removing fat from the patient from the areas where it is found (usually used in the areas of the abdomen, hips and flanks) and then infiltrating it into the buttocks area. 

This surgical procedure seeks to achieve a better natural and definitive body contour.

Who are candidates for this buttock surgery?

Patients dissatisfied with the volume, shape or placement of the buttocks. Also, people who wish to improve the contour of the silhouette.

Frequently asked questions

Local anesthesia, general anesthesia, sedation or local anesthesia plus sedation can be used. It is an outpatient surgery and does not require hospitalization.

The definitive results could be seen from 6 months to 12 months after the operation. The results are permanent as long as you follow the indications and care indicated by the plastic surgeon for your recovery.

The first week after the buttock surgery the patient is allowed to walk and stand as long as the patient does not perform any physical activity or that involves carrying a lot of weight for at least the next two months.

You can bathe the day after your surgery, it is recommended not to use very hot water and keep showers short.


The procedure takes between one and two and a half hours since it is necessary to intervene in two areas.

You will be able to take analgesics in case of pain.

Technical information

Hospitalización: Ambulatoria

Hospitalization: Ambulatory

Anesthesia: Local or general

Resting Time: 2 days

Dr. José Cortés

Dr. José Cortés

Plastic, Aesthetic, and Reconstructive Surgeon graduated from the Autonomous University of Mexico.

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