How Much Does Liposuction Cost

Achieving the ideal body shape can be challenging because it’s almost impossible to spot reduce certain areas,even with dieting and targeted exercise.  However, liposuction can reduce and reshape these problem areas for you.  But how much does liposuction cost?


Liposuction is a surgical procedure that sculpts the body by removing stubborn fat deposits that won’t respond to diet and exercise.  Liposuction is designed to help men and women achieve their body contouring goals by removing localizedfat from areas such as the abdomen, flanks, back, and thighs.

How Much Does Liposuction Cost

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons,the average cost of liposuction is $3,518 per treatment area.  However, the average price does not include related expenses such as surgical facility fees and anesthesia fees.

Factors That Affect the Cost Of Liposuction

  1. Treatment Areas

Liposuction is customized to fit the specific needs of each patient, so the final cost will depend on the number of areas being treated, and the amount of fat being removed.

  • Liposuction Technique

There are different techniques and tools that can be used to perform liposuction, and this will also impact the cost.   Advanced methodssuch as ultrasound-assisted liposuction and laser-assisted liposuction,typicallycost more than traditional liposuction.

  • Location

The cost of liposuction varies from region to region.   Liposuction is typically more expensive in major urban centers that have a higher cost of living.

  • Surgical Facility

Liposuction generally costs less when performed at the surgeon’s surgical facility.   However, patients must verify that the facility is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC).

Would you like to learn more about liposuction?  Search our directory to find a practice in your area.

If you are in Beverly Hills, CA and surrounding areas, Rodeo Surgical Art is our featured practice.

You can reach them at, or by calling (310) 652-4504.

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