Cosmetic Procedures

Face & Neck Lift

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, Port Macquarie Dr. Fleming, Daniel FACCS 1800 682 220
  NSW, Double Bay Dr. Hodgkinson, Darryl FACCS 02 9362 7400
  NSW, Bondi Junction Dr. Moore, Colin FACCS 0414 251 234    Website
  NSW, Surry Hills Dr. Roberts-Szudzinski, Andrew (semi retired) FACCS 02 9357 7333
  NSW, Double Bay Dr. Zacharia, Michael FACCS 1300 784 064    Website
  NSW, Kogarah Dr. Zurek, Longin FACCS 02 9553 6237
  QLD, Minyama, Gympie, Harvey Bay Dr. Bambit, Jayne FACCS 07 5452 5222
  NSW, Port Macquarie Dr. Fleming, Daniel FACCS 1800 682 220
  QLD, Southport Dr. Flynn, John FACCS 1300 88 1388    Website
  QLD, Minyama, Gympie, Harvey Bay Dr. Bambit, Jayne FACCS 07 5452 5222