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Meet The Disruptors: Dr Jaime Schwartz Of Total Lipedema Care On The Five Things You Need To Shake Up Your Industry

Asa part of our series about business leaders who are shaking things up in their industry, I had the pleasure of interviewing Dr. Jaime Schwartz of Total Lipedema Care.

Jaime S. Schwartz MD, FACS, is board certified in plastic surgery, a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), a diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and a world-renowned Lipedema specialist.

Pioneering New Procedure Offers Hope to Patients With Fat Disorder Lipedema

“When lipedema progresses, the fat becomes more fibrotic, affecting the surrounding tissue and causing constant pain,” Schwartz explained. “You may have thought people who suffer from lipedema were just significantly overweight or morbidly obese. There is much more to the story.”

Continued the expert, “The truth is that having lipedema is not the same as being fat and cannot be eliminated through diet and exercise.”

Renowned Plastic Surgeon Dr. Jaime Schwartz Revolutionizes Treatment for Lipedema, an Underdiagnosed Fat Disorder

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Aug. 31, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Dr. Jaime Schwartz MD, FACS, a distinguished board-certified plastic surgeon and world-renowned specialist in Lipedema, is pioneering a transformative approach to treating this often misunderstood and underdiagnosed fat disorder. With an unwavering commitment to patient care and safety, Dr. Schwartz is on a mission to raise awareness and provide effective treatment for Lipedema, a condition frequently misdiagnosed as morbid obesity.

Lipedema is a connective tissue disorder that affects millions of women, yet remains vastly unrecognized by the medical community. Dr. Schwartz, a diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and a respected member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), has dedicated a significant portion of his career to addressing this critical gap in diagnosis and treatment, and has Total Lipedema Care centers around the country.