A facelift is a surgical procedure that improves visible signs of aging in the face and neck, such as:
Brow Lifts and Eyelid Surgery—which rejuvenate aging eyes—are often performed in conjunction with a facelift. Fat transfers or fillers, as well as skin treatments like dermabrasion and chemical peels are also offered to improve skin texture of the face and neck.
A brow lift or forehead lift can:
Facelifts, upper or lower eyelid surgery, and skin resurfacing techniques are often performed in conjunction with brow lifts.
Eyelid surgery can be performed on the upper lids, lower lids or both to rejuvenate the area surrounding your eyes or improve functional problems with your eyelids. More specifically, eyelid surgery can treat:
Drooping upper eyelids may be caused by relaxation of skin on the forehead and eyebrow. And sometimes stretching out the upper eyelid muscle causes drooping; this is called eyelid ptosis and requires a different surgical treatment.
A neck lift is a surgical procedure that improves visible signs of aging in the jawline and neck. Neck lifts can treat:
Brow lifts, fat transfers, and eyelid surgery procedures are often performed in conjunction with neck lifts to further rejuvenate aging eyes, improve appearance of wrinkles in the brow, and to add fullness to the lips and/or cheeks.
A neck tuck is a less-invasive alternative to a full neck lift or lower rhytidectomy. Neck tuck procedures treat:
Neck tuck procedures are best suited for younger patients and/or those who are happy with the youthful appearance of their upper face and would like to improve "double chin" and/or "turkey neck".
Commonly referred to as a "nose job" by patients, rhinoplasty procedures enhance facial symmetry and can also correct impaired breathing caused by structural nose defects. Rhinoplasty is used to treat or improve:
Unbalanced facial harmony due to size of nose
Nose width at the bridge in relation to size and position of the nostrils
For those interested in Rhinoplasty as a means for correcting a deviated septum–one of the most common causes of breathing impairment–careful evaluation is necessary. Correcting a deviated septum involves adjusting nasal structure to achieve improved alignment.
Ear pinning improves the shape, position or proportion of the ears. Ear pinning can also improve congenital defects present at birth or which present later in development that are related to ear structure that is present at birth or that becomes apparent later in development. Ear pinning can also improve misshapen ears caused by traumatic injury. Some of the most common reasons people seek ear pinning for, include:
Ear pinning procedures are highly individualized and patients include adults, as well as children and teenagers of all ages.