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Liposuction St Louis
SmartlipoTM Laser Body Sculpting Laserlipolysis
As more women and men want to look and feel better about them selves, body contouring and
lipo-sculpture continue to grow in popularity, making liposuction the most popular cosmetic
surgery performed today.
SmartLipoTM is the first and only laser-assisted lipolysis system to offer a revolutionary and
minimally invasive procedure for the removal of fat. Using a high-powered laser, SmartLipoTM is
a new Laser Body Sculpting procedure with less down time and side effects than traditional
We are specialists in Cosmetic Surgury and SmartLipo. While continuing to offer traditional
services we offer the latest advancements in the body-sculpting field of medicine. The SmartLipo
procedure affords significant advantages over older options.
How does the SmartLipoTM procedure work?
A very small cannula, or tube, approximately 1.0 mm to 2.0 mm in diameter containing a laser
fiber is inserted into the skin. The cannula is moved back and forth delivering the laser's energy
to the fat cells, causing them to rupture and easily drain away. The laser energy also interacts
with the dermis it resulting in collagen shrinkage.
Due to the cannula's small size, SmartLipoTM is a minimally invasive procedure and can be
performed under local anesthesia. The laser causes small blood vessels to coagulate immediately
on contact, resulting in less bleeding, swelling and bruising, - and a quicker recovery time than
Consider the advantages
Vaser and Smartlipo is an innovative and major advancement in the field of body
contoring, body sculpting and liposuction.
Vaser and Smartlipo offers the best body contouring results
Vaser and Smartlipo permanently destroys fat
Vaser and Smartlipo affords smoother results
Vaser and Smartlipo tightens loose skin, cellulite, and strech marks
Vaser and Smartlipo uses laser light technology, only local anesthesia is required insuring
a faster recovery time
Vaser and Smartlipo can be performed on the face, neck, arms, back, abdomen, hips,
thighs, and knees
About Dr. Ricketts
JackRicketts, M.D. , FACOG, FACS
Dr. Ricketts received his Bachelors Degree from the University of Missouri –Columbia where
he was a Phi Beta Kappa recipient and Curators Scholar. He graduated from Saint Louis
University School of Medicine and did his training in obstetrics and gynecology at Saint Louis
He has been in private practice since finishing his training. He has numerous hospital affiliations
including committee memberships and chairmanships of various standing and ad hoc
committees. He has served terms as Department Chair and Medical Staff President.
He has received advanced training in in minimally invasive gynecologic, urologic and cosmetic
procedures such as Laser/SmartLipo liposuction, Laparoscopic total and supracervical
hysterectomy, Endometrial Ablations, Essure Tubal Ligation, Outpatient Bladder/Vaginal
Suspension and Correction of Incontinence.
He is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is an active
Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (FACOG) and the American
College of Surgeons (FACS).
Vaginal Relaxation and Functional Gynecologic Problems
Millions of women suffer from symptoms of vaginal relaxation and stress urinary incontinence.
Many women have difficulty with urine and bowel control in certain situations. These two
symptoms may be related to a common set of problems that occur as a result of childbirth, aging
or a combination of both
Many women suffer from heavy or irregular flow. If you have completed childbirth let us help
you improve your lifestyle by eliminating your cycles. A simple out patient procedure requiring
no incisions or time off work will end your misery forever.
Minimally Invasive Surgery and Laparoscopy
We offer innovative choices for those individuals that require require hysterectomy as a
treatment for their condition. Many patients have been told they need major abdominal surgery
for their condition when they may be candidates for less invasive procedures that are far less
painful and disfiguring and have far less recovery time Included in this option is laparoscopic
assisted vaginal hysterectomy, as well as total and supracervical laparoscopic hysterectomy.
Routine Well Woman and Obstetric Services
• Infertility evaluation and treatment,
• Colposcopy (evaluation and treatment of abnormal Paps)
• Evaluation and Treatment of gynecologic bleeding disorders
• Evaluation and treatment of pelvic floor relaxation and incontinence
• Essure and traditional sterilization
• Contraceptive management including IUD’s, injectables and Implanon as well as traditional
and natural family planning.
• Obstetrics We also offer prenatal care and delivery of normal and many high conditions
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