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Hundreds of people choose to have their fat transfer in Turkey because of the accessibility, safety, and efficiency with which the procedure is performed. Fat transfer is performed for multiple reasons such as a fat transfer to the buttocks in Turkey or a facial fat transfer in Turkey.

The Benefit of Choosing a Fat Transfer Clinic in Turkey

Low Cost Of Fat Transfer In Turkey

Fat transfer in Turkey is inexpensive. This significantly low cost can be credited to low general wage costs and an increased supply of plastic and cosmetic surgeons in the country. Moreover, the infrastructure and maintenance costs in Turkey are quite low as well, all of which result in an all-time low-fat transfer in Turkey costs. 

Best Fat Transfer Surgeons In Turkey

Turkey has invested in its infrastructure recently to make it more suitable for the booming medical tourism industry. Along with this recent renovation, Turkey has seen a rapid increase in the number of board-certified specialists plastic and cosmetic surgeons. They have further helped improve medical tourism in the country. 

The country is now one of the top five countries to visit for any cosmetic and plastic surgery procedure. The best plastic surgeon in Turkey will perform these procedures to guarantee the best results and high patient satisfaction rates. 

Positive Fat Transfer Turkey Reviews

Most reviews of fat transfer in Turkey are positive, regardless of the type of fat transfer being performed. Fat transfer breast augmentation Turkey, Istanbul has especially high rates of patient satisfaction with many claiming that they would recommend Turkish clinics to family and friends. 

The positive reviews are due to the round-the-clock care that patients receive in Turkish hospitals and centers. The luxurious amenities included in the fat transfer in Turkey packages such as a stay in a five-star hotel also contribute to these high ratings and reviews. 

Fat Transfer In Turkey Cost

The fat transfer Turkey cost ranges from €3550 to €4250, on average. You can also benefit from a fat transfer Turkey price all-inclusive package which would include your hotel stay, transportation, and other expenses while in Turkey. 

The Best Candidate for Fat Grafting in Turkey 

The ideal candidate for fat grafting in Turkey is someone who is physically and mentally healthy. If your physical health is compromised, the recovery period may be full of complications and side effects. 

You should be willing to quit smoking and drinking at least six weeks in advance to reduce the risk of complications in the recovery period. Most importantly, you should be willing to travel to Turkey for your fat transfer in Turkey procedure. 

The Next Steps If You Plan To Have Lipofilling in Turkey

  • Online research. Ask family and friends for suggestions. You should make sure to choose the best plastic surgeon in Turkey and the best hospital for fat transfer in Turkey. 
  • Read online reviews and testimonials of the surgeon you have chosen. Also, look at before and after pictures to ensure that the results you want are achievable by the surgeon.
  • Book an online consultation to ensure compatibility with the surgeon before you travel to Turkey.

Fat Transfer Clinics(54 Clinics)

Luna Clinic Turkey
Istanbul, Turkey
Luna Clinic Turkey Verified
  • Preliminary and follow-up examination
  • 98% would recommend
  • 1000+ operations last year
  • Internationally trained surgeons
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Istanbul European Clinic
Istanbul, Turkey
Istanbul European Clinic Verified
  • 97% would recommend
  • Uses cutting-edge tech
  • Accredited by TSAPS (Turkish Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery)
  • Well-equipped staff
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Estethica Atasehir
Istanbul, Turkey
Estethica Atasehir Verified
  • Premium facility
  • ISO 9001-certified clinic in Istanbul
  • 93% patients recommend
  • Open weekends
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Memorial Sisli Hospital
Istanbul, Turkey
Memorial Sisli Hospital Verified
  • Popular by international patients
  • 200 bed capacity
  • JCI-Certified
  • Has an advanced medical technology
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Dr. Sema Ozden Clinic
Izmir, Turkey
Dr. Sema Ozden Clinic Verified
  • Recently renovated clinic
  • Accredited by TSAPS (Turkish Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery)
  • Preliminary and follow-up examination
  • High review rate
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Medical Park Gaziosmanpasa Hospital
Istanbul, Turkey
Medical Park Gaziosmanpasa Hospital Verified
  • Biggest private hospital in Istanbul
  • Advanced post-op care system
  • Internationally trained surgeons
  • JCI accredited clinic
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Erdem Hospital
Istanbul, Turkey
Erdem Hospital Verified
  • ISO 9001 Certified
  • Uses the top-notch technology
  • 20,000 square meters
  • 150-bed capacity
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Ekol Hospitals Izmir
Izmir, Turkey
Ekol Hospitals Izmir Verified
  • Has world-class specialists
  • High review rate
  • Monitored by the Quality Management Unit
  • Using the most advanced technology
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Istanbul, Turkey
Esteworld Verified
  • ISO 9001-2008 Certified
  • Located in the heart of the city
  • Premium facility
  • High review rate
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Kent Hospital
Izmir, Turkey
Kent Hospital Verified
  • 95% would recommend
  • Advanced technology investment
  • 1000+ treatments last year
  • Founded in 2008
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By Abdulaziz Ali - Medically reviewed by Prof. Zeynep Sevim, on May 20, 2024

Fat Transfer Surgery Turkey Recovery Time

The recovery time after fat transfer in Turkey depends on the region where the fat is being transferred. Generally, you will need to take at least a week off from work to recover completely. 

However, you can resume your daily life within the first week of the recovery period. Just make sure to not partake in any extreme exercises that could complicate the healing process.

How Fat Transfer Procedure is Performed?

The fat transfer in Turkey procedure is performed in two parts. The first part includes fat grafting where fat is extracted from one part of the body. Before moving on to the second part of the procedure, the extracted fat needs to be prepared and purified for transfer. The second part includes the transfer of this extracted fat into the breast, buttocks, or face. 

The fat graft helps augment the breast and buttocks without the need for an implant. In the case of facial fat transfer in Turkey, the fat acts as a filler without the need for hyaluronic acid or other filler serums. 

1. Final consultation with the surgeon 

The surgeon will discuss the proposed surgery plan with you and address any concerns or expectations you have about the surgery.

They will examine your body and draw marks suggesting the incision areas.

2. Anesthesia

Your surgeon will give you general anesthesia or local, depending on the extent of your procedure. 

3. Extracting Fat Cells 

Your surgeon will choose the appropriate incision based on your case; then, your surgeon will make small incisions and extract the fat cells using a medical tube known as the cannula. 

 4. Processing The Fat Cells 

Once the fat has been extracted, the surgeon will carefully purify it using a particular machine. The machine will separate the fat from other liquids like blood.

5. Injecting the fat

After the purification, the fat cell will be transferred into the targeted areas at various depths.

What Should I Expect After Fat Transfer Treatment?

  • Expect to feel slight pain and experience bruising and swelling in the treated areas. 
  • It would be best if you had someone help to assist you after the surgery for a few days.
  • You should check your incisions to recognize the appearance of any infection.
  • You could experience pain, bruising, and swelling for about a month after the surgery. But your doctor will provide a medication plan to ease the discomfort. 
  • You should avoid strenuous activities for two weeks but, you can continue to your normal activities within a couple of days.
  • It would be best if you made light walks to prevent blood clots.
  • You will have follow-up visits depending on your recovery plan.
  • The final results will be seen in 6 months up to a year.

Cosmetic Procedures Related To Fat Grafting

The cosmetic procedures related to fat grafting include:

  • Facial fillers
  • Breast fat transfer 
  • Butt Lift

Fat Transfer Surgery Side Effects

  • Loss of fat from the injected region
  • Temporary numbness 
  • Death of fat cells or necrosis
  • Small scars

Fat Transfer Surgery Results

The fat transfer in Turkey results is generally positive with the patient satisfaction rates and success rates being 96% and 98%. The results of the procedure are often what the patients desire, explaining the high satisfaction rates. 

How To Prepare For Fat Transfer?

  • Ask a loved one to accompany you to Turkey to help you out. 
  • Speak to your primary care physician to adjust the doses of any medications that you might be on such as blood thinners. Not doing so could result in complications during and after the procedure.
  • Prepare a resting area for yourself to relax in once you get home.
  • Take time off from work.

Fat Transfer Quick Facts 

Procedure  Fat Transfer
Duration  2 hours
Stay  4 - 5 nights
Cost in Turkey  €1800- €2500
Anesthesia  General anesthesia
Recovery  4 - 6 weeks
Final Results  After 6 months
Side Effects  Bruising, swelling, numbness
Risks  Infection risks, fat embolism, scarring
Success Rate  75% - 80%
Exercise  After 2 - 3 weeks
Back To Work  After 2 weeks
Scars  Yes (tiny invisible)
Pain  No
Related Procedures  Breast Augmentation, BBL


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How long does fat transfer last?

A fat transfer lasts for a long time after it has had time to settle in. In the first six months after the procedure, you will notice that the fat cells move a bit to settle into the region they have been transferred to. After that, the results are mostly permanent. 

Are fat transfers worth it?

Depending on the region the fat is being transferred to, and the reasons for undergoing the fat transfer, the answer might change. Generally, the people who have undergone it report a satisfaction rate of 98%, indicating that fat transfers are worth it. 

How much is a fat transfer in Turkey?

A fat transfer in Turkey costs around €3550 to €4250, around 50 percent cheaper than in other European countries.

Does fat transfer last?

Typically your surgeon will overfill the targeted areas because most transferred fat cells will not survive. But after six months, the fat that remains in targeted areas will last.

Is body fat transfer permanent?

The fat transfer results are permanent, but you should aim to maintain a healthy lifestyle.

How long does it take for a fat transfer to look good?

It takes six months for fat transfer results to be visible.