With noninvasive body contouring treatments gaining popularity, you now have a range of choices to target stubborn fat or improve muscle tone. At Advanced Plastic Surgery Institute in Gilbert, EMSCULPT NEO sets a new standard—using advanced technology to deliver both results simultaneously. This groundbreaking treatment produces impressive results for our patients from Mesa, Chandler, and Scottsdale, Arizona.

If you are at a stable weight with a body mass index (BMI) of 35 or lower, we can use EMSCULPT NEO to sculpt and define your physique. Call Advanced Plastic Surgery Institute at (480) 466-7355 or request a consultation using our online form.


EMSCULPT NEO combines 2 types of energy: radiofrequency heating (RF) energy and high-intensity focused electromagnetic (HIFEM) technology to burn fat and build muscle. The treatment’s RF energy targets fat cells, while electromagnetic pulses induce intense muscle contractions, leading to muscle growth. As the treated fat cells gradually die, your body naturally flushes them from your system over the following weeks.

Numerous clinical studies have shown remarkable results. On average, patients experience a 30% reduction in subcutaneous fat and a 25% increase in muscle thickness, leading to impressive body-shaping outcomes.

Dr Olson MD

Meet Dr. Josh Olson

Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon

As a board-certified plastic surgeon in Gilbert, AZ, Dr. Josh Olson uses his world-class cosmetic plastic surgery training to meet all the aesthetic needs of the women and men he serves. What can he do for you?

Meet Dr. Josh Olson
American Board of Plastic Surgery Logo
American Society of Plastic Surgeons Logo
Realself Top Doctor Logo

What Areas Does EMSCULPT NEO Treat?

EMSCULPT NEO can contour and improve muscle tone in these areas:

  • Abdomen
  • Lateral abdomen
  • Buttocks
  • Inner thighs
  • Saddlebags
  • Front thighs
  • Back thighs
  • Biceps
  • Triceps
  • Calves

This versatile, time-efficient treatment uses a large applicator to address areas such as the abdomen, buttocks, and thighs. A small applicator targets the arms and calves, and the specialized “edge” applicator addresses the sides of the abdomen and the oblique muscles.

The Advanced Skin Lounge: Official Med Spa of the Miss Arizona Pageant

The Advanced Skin Lounge—the dedicated med spa of Advanced Plastic Surgery Institute—is proud to serve as the Official Med Spa of the Miss Arizona Pageant. Every year, contestants showcase their talent, leadership, and intelligence, demonstrating that beauty is more than skin deep.

Enhance your own natural radiance at The Advanced Skin Lounge with skincare solutions and nonsurgical med spa treatments. Dr. Olson and his team offer specials and loyalty programs to help patients save on their favorite cosmetic products.

What Are the Benefits and Downsides of EMSCULPT NEO?

As with any body contouring treatment, it is important to weigh the benefits and drawbacks before deciding on a treatment path.


  • Noninvasive treatment for fat reduction and muscle building
  • Combined benefits of reducing fat and increasing muscle mass in one session
  • High patient satisfaction and positive clinical results
  • Applicators tailored to specific body areas for quick treatment and optimal results


  • Some patients may experience mild discomfort during the intense muscle contractions
  • Mild muscle soreness after treatment is common, like after an intense workout
  • Multiple treatment sessions may be required to achieve desired results

Who Is a Good Candidate for EMSCULPT NEO?

EMSCULPT NEO is an ideal choice for people who desire both fat reduction and muscle toning, particularly in areas that are difficult to address with diet and exercise alone. If you want to achieve a leaner, more defined physique without surgery, this treatment may be an excellent fit for you. However, if your goal is simply to reduce excess fat, we may recommend nonsurgical CoolSculpting® instead.

What Is an EMSCULPT Treatment Session Like?

You will feel intense muscle contractions and a heating sensation similar to a hot stone massage in the treated area. Each session takes about 30 minutes. A series of 4 sessions scheduled 5 to 10 days apart produces the desired result for most patients.


The noninvasive nature of the treatment means no downtime, allowing you to resume your regular activities immediately after each session.

How Long After EMSCULPT NEO Do You See Results?

Some patients notice visible results soon after treatment. However, optimal results are typically seen about 90 days after the final session, with continued improvement in the following weeks.

A Reputation Built on Results

I can’t say enough good things about Dr. Olson and his team at Advanced Plastic Surgery. Everyone from...
Exceeded my Expectations I'm beyond happy with my results. This was a much needed procedure after having...
I was referred to Dr. Olson through a friend who is a retired plastic surgeon… which speaks volumes...
Dream come true - the results have exceeded my expectations I was referred to Dr. Olson through a friend...
Smiling woman

Discover Your Ideal Treatment

Explore our med spa services and find your perfect treatment with our interactive treatment planner. From dermal fillers to laser skin rejuvenation, this useful tool will guide you through your options and help you choose the perfect treatment for your aesthetic goals.

Plan My Treatment

The Latest Posts From Dr. Olson's Blog

From the Blog

6 Benefits of Renuvion® Skin Tightening

Do you need surgery to treat skin laxity? Not always! Renuvion (J-Plasma®) is an innovative, minimally invasive treatment that firms and tightens the skin. As the first Renuvion provider in Arizona, I recognized early on the many benefits of a Renuvion skin tightening treatment. Here are 6 of my favorites: #1. Versatility One of the […]

Continue Reading

From the Blog

The BOTOX® Lip Flip: Could It Be Right for You?

Have you ever looked in the mirror and wished for a subtle enhancement to your lips? You’re not alone, and that’s why the BOTOX lip flip is quickly gaining popularity. The procedure adds a graceful curve to your upper lip, offering that sought-after “just right” fullness. This blog post will explore the BOTOX lip flip […]

Continue Reading

From the Blog

EMSCULPT vs. CoolSculpting: Which Is Right For You?

Achieving your ideal body isn’t always possible through exercise alone, no matter how often you hit the gym. But that doesn’t mean plastic surgery is your only option. Non surgical body contouring treatments like EMSCULPT NEO® and CoolSculpting® feature technology that eliminates stubborn fat and improves muscle tone without surgery or downtime. While both powerhouse […]

Continue Reading

Be the first to receive news and special offers from Dr. Olson.

/* Call Tracking */