Dr Oz: Ultherapy Face Lift & Muffin Top Liposuction: Plastic Surgery


Dr Oz did a show today called Plastic Surgery: Cutting Edge Procedures.  He spoke about two cutting edge plastic surgery procedures that can be done in less than 30 minutes, but can make you look 10 years younger.  Doctor Oz spoke about an Ultherapy face lift that uses ultrasound to get rid of sagging necks or turkey necks.  The second plastic surgery procedure is one that I would LOVE to have someday – Muffin Top Liposuction! Dr Oz Plastic Surgery

Dr Oz: Ultherapy Face Lift – Turkey Neck Plastic Surgery

If you are over 40, then you probably have noticed what people call the Turkey Neck, Neck Sag, Double Chin or the Wattle.  This excess skin and fat in your neck is caused by extra fat, loose skin and weak muscles.  It used to be that you had to have invasive surgery to get rid of your Turkey Neck, but now there is a new lunch time procedure called Ultherapy which focuses ultrasound waves on your neck to tighten the sagging area in just 30 minutes.  It can take as little as a single treatment and there is no recovery time.  So you can literally do an Ultherapy Face Lift during your lunch break.


  1. Suzanne Sherwood says

    Correction: the word for the neck skin (turkey or human) that hangs down is a “wattle,” not a “waddle.” Waddle is what ducks do, or a person, usually female, with a fat behind; wattle is a turkey neck part.

  2. says

    haha sorry about that! Thanks for the correction Suzanne… I do not know what I would do without my readers fixing my typos 🙂

  3. terry fischer says

    Hello Dr. Oz

    I am interested in the ultherapy for my stomach. I am also interested in a breast lift. Is it possible to have this procedure by ultherapy as well? Does Dr. Linder do this?

    Love your show!

    Terry Fischer

  4. toni says

    Dr Oz -that you sooo much for helping us all. How can we find a Dr. that does the ultherapy procedure in our area?

  5. says

    Hi Toni, Terry & Yvonne! We are not affiliated with Dr Oz, we are just the biggest Dr Oz Fan Site. But I loved this segment too! I am not sure which doctors do Ultherapy, but if you tell me the cities that you are in, I will do some research for you! And welcome to our community!

  6. says

    Yvonne – I checked out doctors certified to do Ultherapy in your area, and the closest are unfortunately in Washington DC and Fairfax, VA (125 miles away). Here are the two closest doctors:

    Washington Institute of Dermatologic Laser Surgery
    Tina Alster, MD; Elizabeth Tanzi, MD; Jennifer MacGregor, MD
    1430 K Street, NW Suite 200
    Washington, DC 20005
    Phone Number(202) 628-8855
    124.9 miles away


    Sundaram Dermatology, Cosmetic & Laser Surgery Center
    Hema Sundaram, MD
    8316 Arlington Blvd, Suite 401
    Fairfax, VA 22031
    Phone Number(703) 641-9666
    125.7 miles away

    Hope this helps!

  7. says

    Karen, here is a place in Scottsdale that does Ultherapy – of course I have not tried them, so I can’t personally recommend them or anything, but hopefully this helps!

    Arizona Advanced Dermatology
    Bill Halmi, MD; Henry Roenigk, MD
    Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgeons
    8817 E. Bell Road, Suite 101
    Scottsdale, AZ 85260
    Phone Number(602) 264-9044

  8. says

    Belinda, here are several places near you that do Ultherapy – of course I have not tried any of them, so I can’t personally recommend which would be best:

    Sanctuary Medical Aesthetic Center
    Jason Pozner, MD
    Plastic Surgeon
    4800 North Federal Highway St. C-100
    Boca Raton, FL 33431
    Phone Number(561) 367-9101


    Center for Cosmetic Enhancement
    Mark Steven Nestor, MD, PhD
    Dermatologist and Dermatologic Surgeon
    2925 Aventura Boulevard, Suite 205
    Aventura, FL 33180
    Phone Number(305) 933-6716


    Baumann Cosmetic and Research Institute, Inc.
    Leslie Baumann, MD
    4701 Meridian Avenue, Suite 7450
    Miami Beach, FL 33140
    Phone Number(305) 532-5552


    L.A. Vinas Plastic Surgery and Med Spa
    Luis A Vinas MD, FACS
    Plastic Surgeon
    550 S. Quadrille Blvd., Suite 100
    West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    Phone Number(561) 655-3305

  9. Debbie Dayton says

    I am very interested in the muffin tip liposuction procedure. Can you advise of doctors in the St. Louis MO area certified to do this procedure?

  10. Matt says

    If you are looking for a doctor in the Seattle area that offers Ultherapy. The Facial Center of Seattle is the home for Ulterapy!

  11. says

    Debbie, I have not been able to find a place in St Louis, MO that specifically mentions that they do a Muffin Top Liposuction Procedure. Your best bet might be to call different plastic surgeons in your area to see who offers it.

  12. Tran says

    Hi. I am really interested in the muffin top procedure. Any dr recommendation around San Francisco CA? Thanks

  13. says

    Hi Tran! I wish I could help everyone (including myself!) to find places that do the Muffin Top Liposuction procedure, but I cannot seem to find much when I turn to Google. I think there must be another name that the Muffin Top Liposuction procedure is called, but unfortunately I do not think that Dr Oz mentioned another name. The best bet is probably to contact different plastic surgery offices in your area and to see if they offer anything like that.

  14. toni says

    I am interested in the ultherapy procedure. I am from San Antonio, Tx. Thank you in advance for your help.

  15. says

    Toni, the closest place I could find that does Ultherapy near San Antonio is unfortunately in Austin, Tx … which seems to be about 80 miles away from San Antonio. Here is the contact info in case it helps:

    New U Plastic Surgery
    Daniel Leeman, MD
    Facial Plastic Surgeon
    1015 East 32nd Street, Suite 205
    Austin, TX 78705
    Phone Number(512) 478-6398

  16. says

    Lyda, here are some places in Missouri that do Ultherapy:

    MidAmerica Skin Health and Vitality Center
    Joseph A. Muccini, MD
    Saint Luke’s Hospital, Saint Luke’s Hospital Road
    Chesterfield, MO 63017
    Phone Number(314) 878-0600

    Synergi MedSpa
    Richard W. Maack, MD
    Medical Director and Facial Plastic Surgeon
    17000 Baxter Rd., Suite 100
    Chesterfield, MO 63005
    Phone Number(636) 530-6100

  17. Emily Williams says

    Could you pls send me some names of Drs doing the necktite Ultherapy in CA? San Francisco Bay Area is best, but willing to travel. Thanks

  18. says

    I’m wondering about surgeons or Doctors in the Pittsburgh, Pa area. My zipcode is 16001. Thank you much, Love this site!

  19. says

    Went to get my hair done today picked up magazine and turn to a page talking about Ul thearpy need to know Dr. in Evansville Indiana area if any thank you for you time

  20. christine says

    is there any doctors in South Carolina who do the Muffin Top Liposuction Procedure?

  21. dot says

    Are you aware of any doctors in the Knoxville, TN area doing the Ultherapy wattle procedure or the Muffin top Liposuction?
    Thanks……..and a wonderful site!

  22. Debbie says

    Can you give me a list of physicians near Bowling Green, KY or closest to Bowling Green, KY that perform the muffin top procedure?

  23. Marie Auguste says

    Can you please give me a list of doctors near New York, NY or Long Island, NY that can perform a muffin top procedure?

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  25. Luz says

    Can someone tell me where I can find a doctor that specializes in Utherapy. I live in Queens, New York

  26. Wendy says

    Ultherapy doctors in West Suburbs of Chicago? I had a Cosmetic Surgeon tell me yesterday I was not a candidate for it. Thinking I should try another opinion. Maybe a Dematologist?

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