We missed you! As of June 1 2020, we will be reopening the doors of the CCCPB surgical center and the MedicSPA.




Dr. Berbari and her team prioritize patient and staff safety. Please familiarize yourself with these new procedures:


          Services will gradually resume from June 1 2020, respecting the social distancing guidelines issued by Public Health.


          Long-term follow-ups will resume as of June 22 2020 and will be carried out by telemedicine. Appointments will be given after July 6 2020 as needed.





           We have extended the time slots (fewer appointments per day) to give our employees time to disinfect the rooms between each patient.

           According to the above policies and dates, the contactless payment method will be favoured when making an appointment. Our staff will take your credit card number and the receipt will be emailed to you.

           You will then be invited to answer a COVID-19 questionnaire when booking the appointment (whether it is by email or by phone).

           N.B. follow-up appointments: we will contact you for follow-ups, as visits are now restricted to avoid contamination.



           Please show up on time out of respect for other patients.

           Once you arrive in the clinic parking lot, please announce your arrival by phone (819-243-7667).

           A member of our team will welcome you in the doorway for an evaluation (questionnaire, temperature, mask, hydro alcoholic gel).

           N.B .: Only patients will have access to the clinic, anyone else must remain in the parking lot.



          You will be taken directly to the treatment room.

          We opened door A for the aesthetic care (laser, radiofrequency, PRP etc.) of the MedicSPA and door B for surgery appointments and injections.

          After the appointment, you will be accompanied to the exit by a member of the team.


An explanatory video will be available on social media (@medicspa.gatineau on FACEBOOK and INSTAGRAM) and the website (drpatriciaberbari.com) on May 29 2020, to summarize these new procedures.


When interacting with our staff, understand that they have received strict directives, we ask you to respect them for your safety.

Brazilian Butt Lift Recovery: What to Expect By Patricia Berbari on October 29, 2017

Close up of a woman’s backside after having recovered from Brazilian butt lift surgeryThe Brazilian butt lift has become one of the most popular procedures in cosmetic plastic surgery for excellent reason. Unlike butt implants, the Brazilian butt lift uses the patient’s own natural tissues to add volume to the buttocks. Patients emerge with the plumper, shapelier contours they desire, without any foreign object having to be inserted into their bodies. Not only that, but the fat that is transferred into their buttocks is removed from another part of their bodies where it has accumulated and is unwanted. Therefore, the Brazilian butt lift is like having two treatments in one!

Although the Brazilian butt lift offers multiple benefits, it is also a relatively intensive procedure with a fairly lengthy recovery process. Dr. Patricia Berbari explains the Brazilian butt lift recovery process in detail during consultations at her Gatineau, QC plastic surgery practice so that patients know precisely what to expect before they commit to surgery. She wants her patients to be able to make the most educated, confident choices possible regarding their surgical care.

Do you wish to have a more voluptuous backside? If so, is Brazilian butt lift right for you? To find out, please schedule your initial consultation with Dr. Patricia Berbari today.

What Is Brazilian Butt Lift?

During Brazilian butt lift, fat is harvested via liposuction from an area of the body where unwanted deposits of fat have accumulated. These fat cells are then processed and purified to optimize their survival rate and ensure the patient’s safety upon transfer to the buttocks. They are then skillfully transferred to the buttocks to accentuate the appearance of the backside. In essence, patients who undergo Brazilian butt lift actually undergo two body contouring procedures: one to improve the contours of the posterior, and one to refine and tone the area of the body from which the fat cells are withdrawn.

Recovery from Brazilian Butt Lift

Because Brazilian butt lift encompasses two distinct procedures, recovery is somewhat more complicated than it might be with some other procedures. Patients should be prepared to take up to three weeks off work, though they may be cleared to return to work and social activities after two weeks. They will be unable to sit directly on their butts for at least three weeks after surgery.

Light walking will be encouraged as soon as patients are able to do so, but more strenuous activities will be off limits for at least four weeks.

Dr. Berbari will provide post-surgical instructions for both the injection site (the buttocks) and the site at which liposuction was performed. It is very important that patients follow all of these post-surgical instructions with absolute diligence to ensure proper and timely healing. It is equally important that they attend all scheduled post-operative appointments with Dr. Berbari and take all prescribed medication exactly as recommended.

Learn More about Brazilian Butt Lift Recovery

To learn more about recovering from Brazilian butt lift, please contact our plastic surgery practice today.

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Dr. Patricia Berbari offers plastic and cosmetic surgery procedures to treat a variety of conditions. Our board-certified plastic surgeon is affiliated with a number of medical societies including:

  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Canadian Laser and Aesthetic Specialists Society
  • International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

To schedule a consultation, call us at (819) 243-7667 or contact us online today!

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