Body Contouring in New Orleans, LA

The term body contouring is one used in the cosmetic surgery world to illustrate a collection of surgeries that can help to sculpt a more voluptuous silhouette. Women and men who have undergone drastic weight loss or whose weight has changed frequently over time may desire body contouring to remove fat, tighten the skin, and sculpt the body. Body contouring can also be used for those who have found that at their age, diet and exercise are not as effective at shaping their bodies. New Orleans, LA plastic surgeon Dr. Jules Walters performs many body contouring choices, from abdominoplasty, liposuction, and breast lift surgery to fat grafting and laser skin tightening procedures. The options for sculpting your new body are endless.

Body contouring provides an unparalleled procedure in New Orleans, LA for reinventing and reimagining your appearance at Dr. Jules Walters, giving you benefits such as:

  • Provides results when diet and exercise have been unsuccessful
  • Gives a slimmer, more defined look
  • Fat transfer can also tone other locations on the body (breasts, butt, and more)
  • Results are noticeable and long-lasting

You may be a great candidate for body contouring if you have loose skin, droopy body parts (like the buttocks or breasts), or stubborn fat that is not responsive to diet and exercise. The hips, flanks, neck, abdomen, and lower back, for example, can each collect fat, causing unsightly bulges. Great candidates for this procedure are New Orleans, LA women and men who are at their goal weight and wish for a firmer, more chiseled shape.

At your initial visit, Dr. Walters will devise an aesthetic treatment plan for you. This could include both nonsurgical and surgical treatments. Surgeries, such as breast lift or augmentation, liposuction, and abdominoplasty, typically require the use of general anesthesia. The goal during surgery is to create small incisions that can be hidden behind clothing, and to minimize unsightly fat and loose skin, revealing a thinner, tighter silhouette. Nonsurgical services are typically completed without any need for sedation. This commonly includes laser skin tightening, radiofrequency treatments, and CoolSculpting.

Exceeding Expectations Daily

Dr. Walters Is The Creme De La Creme - I had a Mommy Makeover (extended tummy tuck and breast lift w/ fat transfer) with Dr. Jules Walters on October 24, 2018. Dr. Walters has truly been an amazing doctor. He’s patient, kind, listens to your questions and concerns and gives you his honest, professional opinion on what he thinks will give you the best outcome and most satisfying results for you personally. I am 2 weeks out from s...


I am extremely pleased with my experience. Dr. Walters is professional, talented, and honest. All of the staff members I encountered in the office were also very kind. I went to Dr. Walters for a breast augmentation and couldn’t be happier with my result. I highly recommend choosing him if you’re interested in this procedure. His passion to help his patients glow with confidence and his drive for perfection shows in his work.


Excellence in all! - I truly had the best experience and results I could hope for from Dr. Walters! My new reconstructed breast almost matched the first go-around, which is difficult to achieve. I had a DIEP flap with an easy to hide abdominal scar. Not all surgeons are able to do them so low, a testimony to his surgical and planning talent. Additionally, his bedside manner is excellent; he really helped me put...


Wonderful place. Incredible staff with attentive bedside manners. Will continue to use Dr. Walters in the future.


So happy I was referred to Dr. Walters. Everything I would have asked for in a doctor for what I wanted accomplished. Very happy with him and his staff.


If your treatment plan includes a surgical procedure, you can expect to be sent home to heal and recover afterward. Nonsurgical services usually do not require rest and recovery. It's not uncommon for our patients to undergo many procedures at once on multiple body parts, which could require staying overnight. Body contouring was created to sculpt your body, so whether you have chosen nonsurgical or surgical treatments, or some of each, you can expect a thinner, trimmer silhouette and a more curvaceous physique.

Body contouring FAQs

Is body contouring safe?

Body contouring procedures are generally safe when performed by a qualified professional like Dr. Walters. Complications from these treatments are rare, but they can occur. Our experienced staff will review your medical history and any medications you are taking to ensure body contouring is right for you. We also work hard to minimize your risk of complications.

How do I prepare for body contouring?

Preparation for body contouring is just as important as the procedure itself. Dr. Walters will provide a specific set of instructions on how to prepare for treatment, which may include avoiding certain medications or supplements, quitting smoking, and eating a healthy diet. This allows patients to experience optimal results.

Will my body contouring results look natural?

We understand that some patients are concerned about looking "overdone" after body contouring. Our New Orleans, LA, team carefully tailors each procedure to the individual's needs and desired results to ensure a natural look. During your consultation, we will discuss your goals for treatment and develop a plan to help you achieve them.

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