Facelift & Neck Lift

Facelift & Neck Lift Surgery Information

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Procedure
Improving sagging facial skin, jowls and loose neck skin by removing excess fat, tightening muscles, redraping skin. Most often done on men and women over 40.
Length
Several hours.
Anesthesia
Local with sedation, or general.
In / OutPatient
Usually outpatient. Some patients may require short inpatient stay.
Side Effects
Temporary bruising, swelling, numbness and tenderness of skin; tight feeling, dry skin.
Risks
Injury to the nerves that control facial muscles or feeling (usually temporary but may be permanent). Infection, bleeding. Poor healing; excessive scarring. Asymmetry or change in hairline.
Recovery
Back to work: 10 to 14 days. More strenuous activity: 2 weeks or more. Bruising: 2 to 3 weeks. Must limit exposure to sun for several months.
Duration
Usually 5 to 10 years.

Doctors performing this procedure: Face & Neck Lift in Australia

  Location Name Contact
  NSW, Double Bay Dr. Hodgkinson, Darryl FACCSM (Surg) 02 9362 7400    Website
  NSW, Double Bay Dr. Zacharia, Michael FACCSM (Surg) 1300 784 064    Website
  NSW, Kogarah Dr. Zurek, Longin FACCSM (Surg) 02 9553 6237
  QLD, Southport Dr. Flynn, John FACCSM (Surg) 1300 88 1388    Website