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There really is a type of fat you can’t lose with diet and exercise
Lipedema: The Fat Disorder That Millions Have But No One Has Heard Of
Girl with Rare Disease that Causes Fat Storage in Legs Undergoes Life-Changing Weight Loss Surgery
Two years ago, Emily Bartley began eating a clean diet and exercising one to two times every day in an attempt to lose weight. While she noticed her stomach getting toned, the fat in her arms and legs didn’t seem to be going away. Read More
Cure for Fat Tissue Disorders Sought in UA Alumna’s $1.5 Million Gift to Fund College of Medicine – Tucson Research and Education Program
Dr. Amron congratulates Dr. Herbst on receipt of 1.5 million dollar endowment to the College of Medicine – Tucson Research Education Program to further her work on lipedema. Dr. Amron closely collaborates with Dr. Herbst on the care and treatment of his lipedema patients. Read More
Marie Claire Magazine – October 2015
“Slim Chance” Andrea Bartz investigates a shockingly common condition that many experts aren’t aware of. Dr. David Amron interviewed about lipedema. Read More
LIPOSUCTION: A SURPRISING TREATMENT FOR A PAINFUL CONDITION.
By Avinash Ramsadeen Published March 03, 2015, FOX NEWS
Dr. Amron was featured on the Fox News website for his life saving lipedema solution.
Imagine spending 12 years of your life in pain, without knowing the cause. For one Salt Lake City woman, that was her life until she was diagnosed with lipedema, a chronic fat storage disease that almost exclusively affects women. Read More
THE DISEASE THAT CAUSES UNUSUAL WEIGHT GAIN IN 17 MILLION WOMEN
Huffington Post – Posted: 04/16/2014 12:32 pm EDT Updated: 06/16/2014 5:59 am EDT
Often mistaken for obesity or unusual weight gain, one disease affects more than 17 million women nationwide, and most are unaware it’s a disease at all. Meet Jasna, a 43-year-old female from Utah who suddenly found herself gaining a significant amount of fat in her legs and thighs. After spending nearly $40,000 struggling to find the source of her problem, Jasna was finally diagnosed with lipedema, or lipoedema, a relatively unknown disease affecting much of our population. Read More
Lipedema: The Fat-Storing Disease Immune to Diet and Exercise
LiveStrong.com – March 12, 2015 By Dr. David Amron
Imagine gaining weight and, regardless of your diet or exercise habits, you’re unable to lose those pounds. Sadly, this scary thought has become the unfortunate reality for approximately 11 percent of the female population. Read more
DR. DAVID AMRON INTERVIEW ON LIPEDEMA
Beauty in the Bag
Dr. Amron was featured in an article on the negative effects of lipedema and how to rid oneself of it. Learn more about his practice and his innovative approach to treating lipedema. Read More
Is this Rare Disease Making You Look Fat?
Dr. Amron discusses the disease lipedema and a procedure that can effectively combat it.
“I noticed weight gain in my buttocks and legs, which was strange because I was eating less and exercising more,” laments Lisa. “I had lost more than 120 pounds when I was 32, but I still looked extremely out of proportion since I only lost weight from my waist up. My upper arms, buttocks, and thighs up to my knees looked like they belonged to another person.” Read more
Conditions Masquerading as Fat and Obesity
By Tim Sandle, May 22, 2014 | Digital Journal
Dr. Amron explaining Lipedema and other conditions that make losing weight near impossible. Diet and exercise normally proves effective for weight loss. However, a leading medic asks what if you’ve tried it all and the pounds still continue to pile? Dr. Amron says someone may be suffering from one of several diseases masquerading as obesity. Read More
SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS & RESEARCH
Rare Adipose Disorder (RADs) Masquerading as Obesity
Karen L. Herbst, Ph.D, MD
Acta Pharmacologica Sinica (2012)
Rare Adipose Disorder (RADs) including multiple symmetric lipomtosis (MLS), lipedema, and Derum’s disease (DD) may be misdiagnosed as obesity. Read more
Lipedema, A Rare Disease
Bae Wook Shin, M.D., Young-Joo Sim,M.D., Ho Joong Jeong, M.D., and Ghi Chan Kim, M.D.
Ann Rehabil Med. 2011 Dec; 35(6): 922-927.
Lipedema is a chronic disease of lipid metabolism that results in the symmetrical impairment of fatty tissue distribution and storage combined with the hyperplasia of individual fat cells. Lipedema occurs almost exclusively in women and is usually associated with a family history and characteristic features. It can be diagnosed based on clinical history and physical examination. Read More (Download PDF)
Lipoedema is a long-term (chronic) condition typically involving an abnormal build-up of fat cells in the legs, thighs and buttocks.
The condition occurs almost exclusively in women, although there have been rare cases reported in men. Read more
To learn more about lipedema and see if you are a candidate for Dr. David Amron’s advanced lipedema liposuction: 424.394.1610 to schedule your personalized consultation.