A View into Lymph Sparing Liposuction Surgery with Jennifer Wright

Jennifer Wright takes us through a lipedema exam with Dr. Herbst, and through the journey of her lymph sparing liposuction surgery with Dr. Rapprich. She discusses the improvements she has experienced after surgery, including moving from Stage 2 to Stage 1 lipedema. Jennifer shares her experience of recuperating from the surgery and stresses the importance of creating a good after-care plan for treatment. Jennifer Wright is a photographer living in San Francisco, CA. She had three lymph sparing liposuction surgeries with Dr. Stefan Rapprich in Germany in 2013. Dr. Stefan Rapprich is a dermatologic surgeon and partner at Hautmedizin Bad Soden in Germany. He was instrumental in developing lymph sparing liposuction for lipedema patients. Dr. Karen L. Herbst is a board-certified Endocrinologist and Adipose Tissue Disorder Specialist. She practices at the University of Arizona Medical Center in Tucson, AZ.

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