Category Archives: Necklift

22

Aug

WHAT MATERIALS DO SURGEONS USE TO INSTALL TENSION INTO A PATIENT’S NECK DURING A NECKLIFT?

Published: August 22, 2010

Question: What materials do surgeons use to install tension into a patient’s neck during a necklift? Answer: Some surgeons do use different types of permanent barbed sutures and goretex slings to help with a necklift.& I don’t use these.& I remove the loose/redundant muscle and skin and I use dissolving sutures to reposition the muscle … Continue reading WHAT MATERIALS DO SURGEONS USE TO INSTALL TENSION INTO A PATIENT’S NECK DURING A NECKLIFT?

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19

Aug

I HAD NECK LIPOSUCTION A MONTH AGO

Published: August 19, 2010

Question: had neck liposuction a month ago. I’m still very swollen and the chin seems to have a bumpy texture. I’m getting a little discouraged because it still looks as if I have a double chin, but now it’s bumpy! When can I expect the swelling to go down? Also, why do these bumps appear? … Continue reading I HAD NECK LIPOSUCTION A MONTH AGO

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18

Aug

I HAVE READ THAT PATIENTS HAVE TO WEAR A CHIN-STRIP AFTER HAVING A NECK LIFT

Published: August 18, 2010

Question: I have read that patients have to wear a chin-strip after having a neck lift. Does this have to been worn 24/7? For how long must it be worn? Answer: I have patients wear a dressing for 2-3 days after a necklift and then typically a chin strap or just an ace bandage for … Continue reading I HAVE READ THAT PATIENTS HAVE TO WEAR A CHIN-STRIP AFTER HAVING A NECK LIFT

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13

Aug

I’M INTERESTED IN GETTING LIPOSUCTION ON MY NECK

Published: August 13, 2010

Question: I’m interested in getting liposuction on my neck. How common is the risk of infection and is there anything I can do to prevent it? Answer: Infections are extremely rare with liposuction and most other facial plastic surgery procedures. I use prophylactic antibiotics before and after surgery and meticulous sterile technique to do everything … Continue reading I’M INTERESTED IN GETTING LIPOSUCTION ON MY NECK

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1

Aug

I LOOK PRETTY GOOD FOR A 58 YEAR OLD WOMAN. HOW WOULD I KNOW IF I NEED TO ADD A NECKLIFT TO THE EQUATION?

Published: August 1, 2010

Question:I look pretty good for a 58 year old woman. I love to exercise and I have maintained my weight. But I am very self-conscious of my thick neck. I would really like to have liposuction on my neck. Is this procedure done under local anesthesia? How would I know if I need to add … Continue reading I LOOK PRETTY GOOD FOR A 58 YEAR OLD WOMAN. HOW WOULD I KNOW IF I NEED TO ADD A NECKLIFT TO THE EQUATION?

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22

Jul

I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW ABOUT THE NECKLIFT PROCEDURE

Published: July 22, 2010

Question: I would like to know about the necklift procedure. My dad had a bad neck and I am developing the same neck. The skin is loose and folds inward. Is it better to get neck lift at my age (42) before it gets much worse, or should I wait longer to see more effect … Continue reading I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW ABOUT THE NECKLIFT PROCEDURE

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17

Jul

I WOULD LIKE A NECKLIFT WITH LIPOSUCTION

Published: July 17, 2010

Question: I would like a necklift with liposuction. Will there be drains in me afterwards? Is it possible to inadvertently tear stitches out by moving my head afterwards too much? Answer: I don’t use drains for necklifts and mini-facelifts, but I do for traditional facelifts. Yes, it is possible to tear stitches by moving your … Continue reading I WOULD LIKE A NECKLIFT WITH LIPOSUCTION

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16

Jul

MY NECK IS A TRAIN WRECK. I SHOULD WRITE A EULOGY ABOUT IT!

Published: July 16, 2010

Question: My neck is a train wreck. I should write a eulogy about it! I have far too much extra skin on my neck. I would like a necklift and have some concerns. What type of anesthesia is required? Where is the incision? How long do the effects of a necklift last? I am 63 … Continue reading MY NECK IS A TRAIN WRECK. I SHOULD WRITE A EULOGY ABOUT IT!

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