Tips on selecting
a surgeon for your facelift surgery
Start with people you know. Ask friends who have
had a facelift and talk to them about their overall experience.
2. Check credentials.
Researching your Plastic Surgeon is important.
Review and check for: Plastic surgery training, board certification,
hospital privileges, experience and professional society memberships.
If a physician claims to be "board certified", make
sure you learn the specific name of the certifying board. Our
surgeons are Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic
The only Plastic Surgery Boards approved by the State of Florida
are the "American Board of Plastic Surgery" and the
"American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery".
up an initial consultation.
Meet your prospective plastic surgeon and staff
personally to get answers to your questions about facelift surgery.
Ask about the surgeon's training and methods used for your face
Our facelift consultation includes:
- Meet with
our surgeons to discuss your facelift goals
answers to your questions about the procedure
the new you with digital computer imaging
"Before and After" photos
- Tour our
state-of-the-art surgical facility
a personalized information package
Information Packet on Facelift Surgery
The patient goes home with the head and neck wrapped
in dressings, which are usually removed the next day.
is easily controlled with oral medication.
Sutures are removed in stages between day 7 and day 14 after surgery.
Swelling decreases to socially acceptable levels after 10-14 days.
Aerobic exercise can be resumed 3 weeks after surgery.