Cosmetic & Plastic Surgeon | Can Diabetic Patients Undergo Liposuction ? | Dr Srikanth V
Dr Srikanth V is one of the best Cosmetic & Plastic Surgeons in India. Having queries about Liposuction surgery for a diabetic patient? Know from our expertise for more details
Diabetes is a chronic condition which affects the healing capacity of the body. Liposuction is a procedure to manage obesity, but requires a good healing capacity, which lacks in diabetic patients. Hence there are few complications of liposuction:
• Detained wound healing and repair.
• A risk of infections as the immune system is weak in diabetic patients.
• Detained formation of new collagen.
Hence, the medical experts do not recommend liposuction for diabetic patients until their sugar levels are under control.