Campbell Plastic Surgery Practice Now Offering New Skin Tightening and Fat Reduction Procedures

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ThermiRF delivers radiofrequency energy to improve skin quality and facial and body contours.

ThermiRF technology is currently available at Campbell Facial Plastic Surgery for micro-invasive skin tightening, wrinkle reduction, fat reduction, and facial and body contouring.

Dr. Campbell performs three procedures with the catheter based RF energy technology. ThermiSmooth is designed to tighten the skin of the neck, chin, and jawline. ThermiRase provides long-term nerve ablation that relaxes the facial muscles that cause unwanted wrinkles, producing results that last for up to 2 years, much longer than Botox injections that serve a similar purpose. ThermiSmooth contours areas of the face and body by reducing fat and firming the surrounding skin. Collagen production is also stimulated to produce long-lasting and natural-looking results.

ThermiRF is a fairly simple procedure that requires little downtime afterwards. The treatment site is first injected with local anesthesia and then a tiny incision is made with a needle. A catheter is inserted, through which precise temperatures are emitted to accurately heat the desired tissues. The closely monitored temperatures are able to cause nerve ablation, destroy small areas of undesirable fat, and improve skin laxity. The in-office procedure generally lasts 30 to 60 minutes, depending on the size and number of treatment areas a patient would like to address. Patients typically take 1 to 3 days off from work during a short period of recovery, but may do many of their normal activities. Mild to moderate swelling can last for 3 to 7 days. Occasionally, bruising may also occur as a temporary side effect.

There are few risks connected with the ThermiRF procedures. Some patients have experienced temporary numbness afterwards. Minor skin burns are rare due to the close monitoring of the temperatures.

Dr. Andrew Campbell has advanced training in surgical rejuvenation and non-invasive cosmetic procedures. The double board certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon is a graduate of Indiana University School of Medicine and has studied under several master surgeons. Dr. Campbell performs procedures that have endured in popularity as well as the latest advanced treatments at Campbell Facial Plastic Surgery. He is also the medical director of Quintessa Medical Spa, a laser and medical skin care spa conveniently located within the same building. He is a long standing active member of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and is also a board member of the American Board of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery.

Campbell Facial Plastic Surgery attends to the needs of patients with diverse concerns about their appearance. Surgical cosmetic procedures include facelift (full, mini, mid, and revision), necklift, eyelid surgery, rhinoplasty and revision rhinoplasty, fat grafting, chin augmentation, and several other commonly requested procedures. Non-surgical treatments are also often desired by patients and may be performed independently or in conjunction with surgery to produce the most stunning results. Some of these procedures include Botox, wrinkle fillers, laser peels, and skin tightening therapies. Additionally, Dr. Campbell offers non-invasive fat reduction and body contouring procedures. Interested persons, who wish to learn more about these treatments, including ThermiRF, may contact one of Dr. Campbell’s two offices. Call the Mequon (262-478-3223) or Sheboygan (920-803-3223) location to schedule a consultation at your earliest convenience, or visit

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