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Liposuction, tummy tuck, body lifts, and fat transfer are just a handful of procedures available to give you the fit, healthy appearance you would like to see when you look in the mirror. Dr. Shermak, internationally renowned for her work in body contouring and author of a leading surgical text, will help you meet the goals you would like to achieve safely, and with intensive attention to the technical details.

You may consult with Dr. Shermak to determine the procedures she can offer you to achieve the results you desire. Please choose from the links below to learn more about body contouring surgery, and then feel free to contact us for an appointment to discuss your options.

Back lift

A back lift works to contour the upper and lower back, removing excess skin and fat. This procedure is often advised after significant weight loss to tone and slim the torso. Skin elasticity is addressed in those patients suffering from the unwanted side effects of the aging process, pregnancy or poor genetics.

Back Lift

Body contouring after massive weight loss

If you have recently lost a significant amount of weight, congratulations! This is a big achievement. However, there may be some side effect of the process, such as unwanted skin folds that hang down and obscure your new, thinner physique. Body contouring after massive weight loss can help you to look and feel better, and enjoy a higher quality of life.

Body Contouring

Fat transfer

The fat transfer process takes donor fat cells from an area of the body where they are unwanted, such as the back, waist, thighs, hips or stomach, and injects them into an area where they will bring desirable enhancement, such as in the breasts or the buttocks. Since the fat is from the patient’s own body, the procedure is highly tolerated by most clients and results are typically very successful.

Fat Transfer


Liposuction is one of the most safe and popular cosmetic procedures performed in the United States. Every year, thousands of clients experience the relief of body sculpting through the liposuction method. During treatment, excess unwanted fat is suctioned out through a slender metal tube known as a cannula, streamlining the torso for a more attractive and toned look. Dr. Shermak applies augmented technologies like Power Assisted Liposuction (PAL) during surgery to optimize smooth contours and reduction of fat.


Mommy makeover

For those women who seek to reclaim their pre-pregnancy physique while uplifting their self-image and self-confidence, the mommy makeover is the ideal procedure, correcting sagging, shrinking breasts, an ill-shaped belly, and the wear and tear of stress on the facial expression. Through a combination of strategic cosmetic procedures, harmony and beauty are restored to the breast, body and face.

Mommy Makover

Thigh lift

To contour and slenderize the thighs, a procedure known as a thigh lift is performed. This treatment works to remove excess fat and skin, creating a tighter, more toned appearance to the upper legs. This procedure is desired by two primary populations: those who have lost significant weight; or women who have lax thigh skin who are uncomfortable with the appearance of their thighs in shorts, skirts or athletic wear.

Thigh Lift

Tummy tuck

If you are looking to slenderize and contour the abdomen and regain a more youthful abdominal appearance, a surgical tummy tuck will achieve your cosmetic goals in a long-lasting way that few other options can hope to match. An abdominoplasty will tighten the six-pack muscles, while excising excess skin and possibly adding fat removal and contouring through liposuction.

Tummy Tuck

Upper arm lift

An upper arm lift, also referred to as a brachioplasty, can contour flabby, loose skin that has lost its shape due to the aging process or significant weight loss. Excess skin and fat is excised from the area, resulting in a more shapely and youthful aesthetic. This lift may be extended to include the side of the chest wall to remove flabby tissue that gets in the way of smooth contours when wearing bathing suits or fitted tops.

Upper Arm Lift


As the aging process continues, many areas of the body change. A woman's labia is no exception. Sometimes stretching and extending, discomfort during everyday activities such as riding a bike, having intercourse or doing yoga can occur. Pregnancy may also play a part in distorting the female vaginal region.


Male Body Contouring

Men are great candidates for Body Contouring Procedures. The most popular – in addition to surgery on the chest area, called Gynecomastia – include Liposuction, Tummy Tuck and Massive Weight Loss Bodylift procedure.

Male Body Contouring

Body Lift

A body lift improves the surface appearance of the skin, removes excess tissue, and reshapes the contours of the abdomen, thighs, and buttocks.

Body Lift

Avéli Cellulite Treatment

Avéli is a new, innovative treatment that resolves cellulite at the root cause.

Avéli Cellulite Treatment

Emsculpt NEO

While diet and exercise are effective, healthy ways to achieve a toned, slim physique, some fat pockets and soft areas are frustratingly difficult to address–especially if you’re on a busy schedule! To help achieve the lean, tight physique you want, we provide EMSCULPT NEO treatments.

Emsculpt NEO

1304 Bellona Avenue Suite 100, Lutherville-Timonium, MD 21093

Dr. Michele Shermak offers some of the top cosmetic procedures Baltimore, MD has to offer
including Baltimore breast augmentation & liposuction

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$100 in office consultation fee. If patient decides to go ahead with the treatment, that $100 will be credited towards the procedure

COVID-19 Update 03/15/2022

This is a new day, with new safety protocols. Our goal is to keep everyone safe and respect the continued concerns COVID-19 may present.

The state of Maryland is now fortunately downgraded to Yellow Status. COVID stress on the medical system has lessened and most areas in the state no longer mandate masks.

Currently in our office we are maintaining sterile surfaces and compulsive cleaning protocols – as always. We are requesting information about vaccination status, to particularly better help us prepare for patients interested in surgical procedures.

We are not mandating masks. We do respect our patients’ wishes and will wear a mask when requested to do so. We want our patients to be absolutely comfortable. All of our staff are vaccinated.

This is certainly an evolving issue and we will continue to pivot as COVID statistics change – hopefully for the better! Thank you!