As of dec 2011, i'm the first center in the U.
S. To offer liposonix, the first fda
approved noninvasive fat melting device. It's approved for abdomen and flanks but can be used off-label on other body parts. It uses high-intensity focused ultrasound (hifu) to cause lysis or destruction of the fat cells, nonsurgical liposuction
. You can lose about 1 inch of fat (2.5 cm) per treatment per area.