A thigh lift is a cosmetic surgery designed to improve the appearance of the thighs. During thigh lift surgery in Turkey, your surgeon will remove excess skin and fat and tighten the remaining tissue to generate an excellent result. Liposuction may also be used to remove excess fat.
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It is normal to experience discomfort, swelling, and/or soreness in the thigh area after surgery. Your surgeon will prescribe pain medications to help manage such symptoms. You may also need to wear compression garments to promote healing.
While you will spend the first night in a hospital room (your friends or family coming with you may stay there with you), you will be able to return to your hotel room for your remainder time in Turkey. Your personal nurse will regularly visit you to monitor your recovery and assist you with all you need.
Most people are able to return to work and normal activities within two to four weeks after a thigh lift surgery in Turkey, although strenuous exercise should be avoided for several weeks. Swelling and bruising typically subside within several weeks, but it may take several months for the final results to become fully apparent.
A thigh lift can offer several benefits for individuals who are self-conscious about the appearance of their thighs. Some of the potential benefits of having a thigh lift in Turkey include:
- Improved body contour
- Increased self-confidence
- Best price-to-quality ratio
- Improved mobility
- Long-lasting results
As with any surgical procedure, it is important to discuss the potential benefits and risks with a qualified and experienced plastic surgeon. Should you want to determine whether it is the right procedure for you, don’t hesitate to contact us for a free online medical consultation.
Suitability for surgery depends on a number of factors, including your overall health, body weight, and goals. Generally, suitable candidates for a thigh lift in Turkey include:
- People who have unsuccessfully tried to improve skin sagginess through diet & exercise.
- People in good overall health without chronic medical conditions such as diabetes or heart disease
- People with a BMI lower than 33
Should you want to know if you are eligible for the procedure, don’t hesitate to contact us for a free online medical consultation.
Our expert plastic surgeons use the latest techniques to remove excess skin and fat from the thighs, giving you the smooth, toned look you’ve always wanted. Don’t let excess skin and fat hold you back any longer – book your consultation today and discover the life-changing benefits of a thigh lift in Turkey!
The cost of a thigh lift varies widely from country to country, and even within regions depending on the surgeon’s experience, the clinic, the type of technique employed and other considerations. You may take a look at our table below to get an average price cross-comparison.
It is always very important to ask if the cost of a thigh lift includes additional expenses such as anesthesia fees, facility fees, and post-operative care.
Finally, bear in mind that the quality and safety of the procedure are more important than just the cost. Choose a board-certified plastic surgeon with extensive experience in thigh lift procedures, as well as a reputable facility with a strong track record of patient safety and satisfaction.
The cost of a thigh lift in Turkey is on average 50-70% less than in countries such as the UK, the US or Australia. A thigh lift in Turkey costs approximately €2300 including hotel accommodation, private transportation, all hospitalization fees, anesthesia, aftercare at both the hospital and hotel, medication and 12-month follow-up.
However, the price of a thigh lift in Turkey may be lower or higher than €2000 depending on several circumstances. Should you want to receive a free medical travel plan, including the total all-inclusive cost of a thigh lift in Turkey, don’t hesitate to contact us for a free online consultation. We will make all necessary calculations for you and send you an official quote in less than 24h.
Before your thigh lift procedure in Turkey, there are a few steps you can take to help ensure a smooth and successful recovery. Here are some things to consider:
Your surgeon will provide specific instructions on how to prepare for the surgery, including any medications to avoid before and any necessary tests. It may also be necessary to stop smoking, adjust your diet, and avoid certain supplements or medications.
After the procedure, you will need to take time off work and limit physical activity. Make sure you have someone to help you during the recovery period while back at home, and plan for any necessary medical equipment or supplies, such as compression garments.
We will take care of everything on your behalf while in Turkey, but you should make some preparations for when you return back home. Make sure you limit your movement by stacking up on food and arranging for transportation.
After your thigh lift surgery in Turkey, there are several steps you can take to ensure the best possible results:
You will need to take time off work and limit physical activity. Your surgeon will provide specific instructions on how long you should rest and when you can gradually resume normal activities.
These will help reduce swelling and support healing. Make sure you wear these garments as directed by your surgeon.
Your surgeon will provide specific instructions on how to care for the incision site, such as cleaning the area and changing dressings. It is important to keep the incision site clean and dry to prevent infection.
Complications after thigh lift surgery are rare, but it is important to monitor for any signs of infection. Contact your surgeon or nurses immediately if you experience any unusual symptoms or concerns.
Your surgeon will schedule follow-up appointments to monitor your recovery and ensure that the incision site is healing properly. Make sure you attend these appointments and ask any questions or address any concerns you may have.
Here is an overview of the 5-step recovery process you can expect after a thigh lift in Turkey:
This includes running, jogging, lifting weights, or any other activity that may cause excessive movement of the thighs.
Prolonged sitting can put pressure on the incision site and delay healing.
Smoking can impair healing and increase the risk of complications after surgery.
Alcohol can interfere with wound healing and increase the risk of bleeding.
It is important to attend all follow-up appointments.
You should keep the incision site clean and dry to prevent infection.
As with any surgical procedure, there are potential complications associated with a thigh lift in Turkey. It is important to discuss these risks with your surgeon before the procedure to make an informed decision.
Some of the potential complications include:
- Altered sensation
- Poor healing
- Seroma or fluid buildup
- Reaction to anesthesia
- Unsatisfaction with results
It is important to carefully follow your surgeon’s instructions for aftercare to minimize all risk. If you experience any unusual symptoms or complications after your thigh lift surgery, you should contact us immediately. Your safety is always our number one concern.
Discover why Istanbul has become the world hub for cosmetic surgery!
Turkey has a well-established medical sector with a favorable international reputation for providing high-quality treatments. Turkey is particularly well-regarded for its advanced facilities, experienced surgeons and competitive pricing. There is one positive side and one very important consideration to make:
✅ Turkey’s healthcare system is regulated by the Ministry of Health and there are many hospitals and clinics that are certified by international accreditation organizations. The country has a large number of board-certified plastic surgeons who have been trained in some of the world’s leading medical institutions.
❌ It is important to do careful research and choose a reputable clinic to ensure a safe and successful thigh lift surgery in Turkey. There are clinics who carry out procedures outside the law, so make sure you take your time and inform yourself duly!
You are required to stay in Turkey for at least one week after surgery. During the initial consultation, you will receive an estimate of the length of stay required for your specific case. We will remain by your side at all times and provide guidance on when it is safe to return home.
We will also provide guidance to help you plan the long-term recovery, including any medical certificated required to take adequate time off work and other activities to allow for proper healing.
Turkey is known for providing high-quality plastic surgery treatments and is considered to be one of the leading destinations for medical tourism in the world.
Istanbul in particular has a well-established reputation with a large number of internationally accredited hospitals and clinics that offer a wide range of plastic surgery procedures, including breast augmentation, rhinoplasty, liposuction, tummy tuck, facelift, and many others.
Many of these facilities are equipped with the latest medical technologies and staffed by qualified healthcare professionals who have been trained in some of the world’s leading medical institutions.
Our expert surgeons use the latest techniques to remove excess skin and fat from the thighs, leaving you with smooth, sculpted legs that you’ll be proud to show off.
Not only will a thigh lift in Turkey enhance the appearance of your legs, but it will also boost your confidence and improve your quality of life. You’ll no longer have to hide behind long pants or cover-ups, and you’ll be able to enjoy activities like swimming and running.
But don’t just take our word for it. Check out our before-and-after photos to see the stunning results that our patients have achieved. With our affordable prices and top-notch care, a thigh lift in Turkey is the perfect solution to achieve the sleek, toned legs you’ve always wanted.
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The thigh lift procedure is performed under general anaesthesia, making it completely painless. However, mild soreness may be experienced after the procedure. Medication will be administered if required.
In general, thigh lift scars can take up to a year or longer to fully mature and fade. However, with proper care and attention, the scars can become less noticeable over time.
Yes, a lower body lift procedure can include thighs.
A thigh lift can help to tighten and reshape the thighs by removing excess skin and fat, but it may not necessarily address cellulite.
While a tummy tuck can improve the appearance of the abdomen, it does not directly lift the thighs.
If you maintain a stable weight and follow a healthy lifestyle with regular exercise and a balanced diet, the results of a thigh lift can last for a lifetime.
The recovery time for a thigh lift can vary depending on the extent of the surgery and the individual’s healing process. In general, patients can expect to need at least 1-2 weeks off from work or other regular activities to allow their body to heal.
A mini thigh lift is a less invasive surgical procedure that is designed to address excess skin and fat on the upper part of the inner thigh. It is a smaller version of a full thigh lift, which targets excess skin and fat on the entire thigh area.
If you are considering thigh lift surgery but are not ready for a surgical procedure, there are several non-surgical options that may help improve the appearance of your thighs, namely: a non-surgical fat reduction, laser skin tightening, exercise and diet, or skin-firming creams
Yes, saggy thighs can be fixed through a surgical procedure called a thigh lift.
Yes, thigh lift surgery does leave scars. However, an experienced plastic surgeon will carefully plan the incisions to minimize scarring and place them in discreet locations.
No, it is not considered a major surgery.
Yes, a thigh lift can remove excess fat from the thighs in addition to excess skin. The procedure is often combined with liposuction to remove stubborn pockets of fat that are resistant to diet and exercise.
A tummy tuck is a more difficult. So, in a sense, a thigh lift is not a worse procedure.
Yes, you can sit after a thigh lift, but you may need to avoid sitting for prolonged periods or sitting on hard surfaces for several weeks after the surgery. This is because sitting for extended periods can put pressure on the incision sites and affect the healing process.
No, patients are asked to rest and recover for a few days after the procedure. Your surgeon will provide specific instructions.
Thigh lift surgery includes excess skin and fat elimination and skin stretching. The procedure can be adapted to different necessities and desires.
While the majority of results will be directly visible within 1-2 weeks after the procedure, small changes will continue to take place until 6 months to 1 year after surgery.
Thigh lift surgery is probably the best procedure.
Yes, both procedures can be combined and often are.
Usually, patients are required to wear the compression garment for 1-2 weeks after the procedure. Your surgeon will provide specific instructions.
Patients are asked to sleep on a profusion of pillows and preferably on the back, to avoid pressure on the treated area as much as possible.
A spiral thigh lift is a type of thigh lift surgery that involves removing excess skin and fat from the inner and outer thighs, as well as the buttocks and hips. This procedure is sometimes called a lower body lift or belt lipectomy and is typically performed on patients who have lost a significant amount of weight, either through bariatric surgery or diet and exercise.
Prof. Dr. Ethem Güneren
Prof. Dr. Ethem Güneren graduated from Istanbul University’s Faculty of Medicine in 1987. In 2003, he became one of the first Turkish surgeons to become a member of the European Board of Plastic Surgeons (EBOPRAS). More recently, in 2017, Dr. Güneren also joined the American Association of Plastic Surgeons. With more than 25 years of experienced, he is one of the most widely recognized and certified surgeons in the country.