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Dr. David Rasteiro

Doctor specializing in Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery

Professional Certificate of the Medical Association: 44930

Dr. David Rasteiro

Graduated in Medicine from the Faculty of Medicine of Lisbon and specialist in Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery from the Hospital de São José de Lisboa.

Among the various international internships carried out, we highlight the internship in Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery at Clínica Pietà in Curitiba, Brazil, under the guidance of Dr. Ruth Graf, winner of dozens of awards and honors, and at the Hospital for Craniofacial Anomalies at the University of São Paulo – Centrinho.

In New York, he dedicated himself to breast reconstruction at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and also completed an International Fellowship in Facial Plastic Surgery in the Netherlands (Erasmus MC) and Switzerland (Laclinic).

He was also a volunteer at the AL Makassed Charity Hospital, in Amman, Jordan.

He was also a guest lecturer in postgraduate courses at the Autonomous University of Lisbon; monitor of the Microsurgery Course at Faculdade Nova de Ciências Médicas, monitor of the Upper Limb Flap Course at Faculdade Nova de Ciências Médicas and published articles, free communications and posters that were exhibited at national and international scientific meetings. 

He was the proponent of the first course  Body Sculping HTECH  in Portugal in partnership with the prestigious Sculping Academy run by plastic surgeon Dr. Osvaldo Saldanha. 

Book a plastic surgery consultation with Dr. David Rasteiro at ANTIAGING CLINIC

PLASTIC AND AESTHETIC SURGERY

Feeling good is the first step to improving your self-esteem and regaining confidence.

Beauty is more than a matter of appearance. It is also a health issue and that is why it is so important that you feel good, because this is reflected in your way of being and affects your well-being.

If you are thinking about having Plastic Surgery, an evaluation consultation is the first step. The assessment consultation serves to diagnose your specific needs and advise the most appropriate treatment for you.

In an honest and enlightening way, the doctor explains what is possible to achieve in order to level patients' expectations to something attainable that can satisfy them.

Note:

All surgeries mentioned below are carried out in the operating room of partner hospitals in the Algarve.

Book a Plastic Surgery consultation with Dr. David Rasteiro at ANTIAGING CLINIC

3D SIMULATION

Simulate the results of a plastic surgery procedure and see your new “self” in real time.

CRISALIX® is a leader in 3D simulations for plastic surgery and aesthetic procedures. Both facial and body.

With 3D simulation at the service of medicine, by predicting the outcome of the surgery more accurately, the patient will have a clearer idea of what they will look like afterward, which can help minimize any reservations they may still have regarding undergoing the surgery. and better understand the process that will lead to the desired result.

Lipo Alta Definição

HIGH DEFINITION LIPOSUCTION

High Definition Liposuction is a surgical procedure indicated to remove excess localized fat.in a given area, helping to improve the contour and definition of the body, treating sagging skin.

 

Ideal for removing localized fat in patients who may have moderate sagging.

It is not recommended for patients who have obvious excess skin.

In these cases, the skin needs to be removed by performing an abdominoplasty or mini abdominoplasty.

 

High Definition Liposuction is iSuitable for both women and men who want to achieve an athletic body and sculpted, defined muscles.

Despite the effort dedicated to diet and exercise, they often face difficulties in achieving the desired results, especially when there is persistence of unsightly body fat or sagging.

In these cases, theHigh Definition Liposuction emerges as a viable solution.

It aims to remove excess fat precisely, outlining the desired muscular contours.

Abdomen, Thighs, Fflanks, Hips, Knees, Arms, Double chin

HIGH DEFINITION LIPOSUCTION

Over the last decade, surgical fat removal techniques have benefited from important technological advances, allowing more precise results to be achieved.

 

High Definition Liposuction involves vibroliposuction techniques,

combined with ultrasonic technology - Lipo Vaser, and state-of-the-art radio frequency - Bodytite.

This combination of technologies allows us to improve the technique of liposculpture and high-definition liposuction.

High Definition Liposuction is an effective surgery for permanently removing accumulated fat, contributing to a firmer and more elegant body.

In the operating room, the localized fat is aspirated, using state-of-the-art equipment, which allows for a more defining result and an improvement in sagging.

 

Using the Lipo Vaser equipment helps in the fat removal process.

 

This equipment emits an ultrasonic wave that liquefies the fat, making it easier to aspirate through very fine cannulas, allowing for a more precise result.

The combination with invasive bipolar radio frequency technology - Bodytite, causes skin retraction, reducing sagging.

Through a cannula inserted in the subcutaneous plane, Bodytite emits a heat wave of 70ºC, controlled by precise sensors, increasing skin retraction.

 

This combination of cutting-edge technologies allows for a more improved final result when compared to conventional liposuction.

HIGH DEFINITION LIPOSUCTION

Procedure carried out in the operating room, with sedation or general anesthesia.

 

Surgery time from 1 to 5 hours, depending on the amount of fat to be removed.

The need for post-surgical hospitalization depends on the volume of fat aspirated,

ranging from outpatient to 2 nights.

 

Small incisions made in natural skin folds, with minimal, almost imperceptible scars after 3 months, 

located in areas of low body exposure.

You can resume work activity in 3 to 4 days after surgery, but sporting activity is only recommended after 1 to 4 months.

 

Essential post-operative care includes the use of an elastic compression garment and manual lymphatic drainage.


AHigh Definition Liposuction allows for faster recovery, with less edema (swelling) and less  ecchymoses and hematomas (bruises).

Book a Plastic Surgery consultation with Dr. David Rasteiro at ANTIAGING CLINIC