Question about Liposuction: how old do you have to be to get liposuction q454

Article medically reviewed by Dr. Gavin Chan (MBBS, cosmetic physician, liposuctionist)

Dr. Gavin Chan

Templestowe Lower and Berwick Clinics

Dr. Gavin Chan has a background in intensive care, anaesthesia, and emergency medicine. Since 2004, Dr. Chan has provided cosmetic procedures, including anti-wrinkle injections, dermal fillers, liposuction, fat transfer, skin needling, and laser treatments. He is a doctor trainer for various dermal fillers and anti-wrinkle injections.
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How old do you have to be to get liposuction


Generally, we require that the person be above the age of 18. There also must be a good reason to operate also, that is , a significant disproportion of one body part to the rest of the body. The patient also needs to be in good health, from both a physical and mental perspective, and understand the benefits and risks of the procedure for them.

Dr. Gavin Chan
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