What is the best solution for fat reduction without surgery?
Vanquish is an FDA-cleared treatment which reduces the waist's circumference and destroys resistant fat cells to achieve a beautifully contoured abdomen and trim waistline. Vanquish is a painless, non-invasive treatment that precisely targets heat into the fat layer while protecting surrounding skin. Vanquish ME creates a high-frequency energy field and employs a panel array to treat the entire core in one application.
Fat cells will go.
What makes Vanquish the best option?
There is a range of technologies that provide a variety of options available for non-surgical body contouring and fat reduction. Dermatology Associates of Seattle uses Vanquish ME and Exilis Elite technologies to target fat around the abdomen, arms, buttocks, and thighs. Both treatments are designed to destroy fat cells that lie just beneath the skin through apoptosis (natural cell death). Apoptosis occurs if cells reach temperatures above certain thresholds for extended amounts of time. Vanquish heats the fat cells up to 43-45 degrees Celsius, which is the temperature required to cause apoptosis. The skin above and the muscles below the subcutaneous fat layer stay at a colder temperature because of naturally higher levels of moisture.
Unlike other radio frequency based systems, Vanquish ME uses what is called a panel array that treats the whole of the abdominal area. Because a more extensive area gets treatment at the same time, a higher overall circumferential inch reduction around the entire abdomen occurs. The power emitted by Vanquish is not harmful to the surface of the skin because it is tuned to be absorbed by fat.
Do I need anesthesia for any of these fat reduction treatments?
There is no need for anesthesia. These treatments are performed as outpatient procedures and require no downtime. The body naturally eliminates dead fat cells. Vanquish is more precise than other fat reduction systems, allowing it to remove fat cells efficiently. Also, Vanquish ME can provide the added result of the subtle tightening of the treated area.
The Vanquish treatment schedule is a series of four sessions spaced one week apart. Patients usually experience a one-inch decrease from the waist and up to 2-3 inches after the four treatments! Results in each individual vary. The final results are permanent and can be maintained with sensible eating and consistent exercise.
How do I get started?
Schedule a consultation with one of our professionals at Dermatology Associates of Seattle by calling (206) 267-2100.
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I have been to a lot of different dermatologists in the region. This is the only place that solved my skin problems. They are so wonderful. Front staff is the best. The doctors are knowledgable and solve your problems. I highly recommend making an appointmentMorgan S.
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He gave me clear directions-- even commenting/warning me how my pharmacist might recommend taking a particular medication. I especially appreciated that he explained the clinical treatment and how he will respond if my symptoms did not improve.Mark D.
Dr Jenkins is outstanding in terms of diagnosis and delivery. The staff are all top notch.Dermot C.
Dr. Jenkins is amazing! He is super professional, friendly and very knowledgeable. He really listens to what you have to say while being very professional. Also, the office staff is VERY friendly and always so willing to help you in any way they can.Rebecca G.
I recommend Dermatology Associates to anyone looking for a reliable office! I also love that they recently added a naturopath to their staff, which is very progressive and makes all the difference in chronic skin problems.Lauren F.
I am very grateful to Jessica Vázquez customer service. She is the main reason I keep coming back. While I definitely appreciate Dr. Jenkins the fact that a a Latina woman I can find a diverse space where I can speak Spanish and cared for is very meaningful to me.Gabriela F.
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The receptionists are so busy but extremely nice and respectful. Jessica is my favorite she is wonderful and so pretty. Overall this place gets a 5 star from me.Vanessa S.
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Office space has a brand new renovation with a picturesque downtown Space Needle view. Office staff are pleasant and medical staff are well-trained and welcoming.Alex W.
Dr. Jenkin is hands down one of the best dermatologists in the Pacific Northwest. He has won numerous accolades and awards and is well respected in his field. I have been a patient for a couple years and he has always been professional and explains things to me thoroughly.Andrew K.
Janell provides a very comfortable experience. It is very sensitive to expose your body parts and she creates a safe and secure environment.Donna R.
I'm so Blessed & Thankful!! to be a client of Dermatology Associates I receive the best care. So glad they accept my Insurance, Dr. Jenkins & Staff are so AWESOME!! keep up the good work!! Thank you for all your services & May God Bless You All!Sally F.
Had a needling laser procedure with Janell to improve facial scars, she is very experienced, knowledgeable, and detail. This practice offers many services and procedures for skin maintenance and improvement, and consistently updates equipment and techniques.Anonymous
My first visit, today, was excellent. Dr Jenkin and his team are awesome.They helped me a lot and I'm very happy I found them. It is very important and my health will be much better over the years ahead. Thank you.Art S.
The staff is always friendly and laid back, but if I have a serious question or concern they are always focused, helpful, and thorough when responding. This is a great place with a top-notch staff and range of services. Highly recommended.Ken M.
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DA Seattle is really the best dermatology practice I have ever been to. The staff are friendly and patient. Dr. Jenkin is very professional and reputable internationally.Terence J.