Neck Lift Surgery is a surgical procedure to eliminate the signs of aging such as wrinkles neck and fat deposits. This surgery is performed, usually in combination with surgery face (cervicofacial procedure). Logically, if a patient decides a facelift done, you probably need a neck for a more harmonious and complete result.
This procedure is for people to notice that the tissues of your neck are no longer firm and beautiful. This surgery repositions the tissues and removes excess fat and skin. The ideal candidate is a person with a good general state of health, mentally stable, you want to make a permanent improvement in their appearance.
You can expect excellent results this surgery. It is one of the surgeries, next to the facelift, most requested in our clinic so that our surgeons are highly experienced in their procedures. Once stiff neck, skin and excess fat in the submandibular area, your face will look much younger eye.
The consultation is the place to ask your surgeon any questions you may have about the procedure and what are the techniques are right for you. Each patient is unique so that procedures and evaluations are conducted in a specialized way. The surgeon will explain your options and answer all your questions. Always follow your recommendations about the care to be reckoned with in the pre-intervention period.
Neck surgery can be performed as a single procedure or in combination with facelift. The option you choose and the characteristics and needs of the patient the technique is derived. Usually liposuction is performed in the submandibular area if the patient has the "double chin" to redefine the mandibular edge and improve facial contour. The surgeon makes incisions that allow you to reposition and stretch the skin tissues. Skin and excess fat removed, leaving a nice, firm neck.
Incision methods also depend on the characteristics of each intervention. Usually, the surgeon makes a small incision just below the chin and behind the ears, to access the tissues that, over the years, have been taken down. Once the incisions made by the surgeon repositions and tightens the skin tissue, eliminating the surplus. As for the localized excess fat, extracted by traditional liposuction procedure with a thin cannula.
The patient will be monitored so that medical personnel can evaluate the evolution and success of the surgery. You will be given detailed instructions on postoperative care. The discomfort and swelling are normal reactions in the body before surgery and will remitting during the first week. About 7 days, the patient will be able to resume their daily activities as long as you follow the doctor's instructions.
In our clinic this procedure is performed by the surgeon Dr. Fabián Fontaine M.D. who has an excellent team of surgery. A long list of satisfied patients and more than 20 years of experience behind us.