Plastic Surgeon Serving Indianapolis, Indiana
While recovery from any plastic surgery procedure will vary somewhat from person to person, it is common for facelift patients to be able to resume most normal activities within one week of their procedure. Postoperative discomfort may be present for a few days following surgery, but can typically be handled through over the counter medications. Swelling and bruising will also be present for one to two weeks after facelift surgery.
Board-certified Indianapolis plastic surgeon Dr. Joseph Fata believes all of our patients are deserving of honest information about each procedure we provide. In this short video, Dr. Fata discusses when you may want to consider a facelift based on factors unique to your aging process.
Three facial rejuvenation procedures have made the list of the top five plastic surgery procedures performed in 2016. The list, produced by industry organization the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, is compiled of data gathered from board-certified plastic surgeons and produced annually.
If you are among the millions of Americans who spend countless hours with neck and head bent, gazing at the screen of a smartphone, you may experience a much more rapid sagging of facial skin.
The mommy makeover procedure combines several techniques and surgical options to address the many ways pregnancy, childbirth, and nursing change the body. Depending on how your body responded to carrying, birthing, and feeding your child, Indianapolis plastic surgeon Dr. Joseph Fata may suggest including in your mommy makeover procedures such as:
A weekend facelift is a procedure that can remove jowls and sagging skin and give a gentle lift to your lower face in a fraction of the time required for a full facelift. What’s more, with the weekend facelift procedure, your recovery time will be negligible, allowing you to resume normal activities often in as little as 24 to 48 hours. Dr. Fata offers two techniques to our Indiana patients interested in this type of cosmetic surgery:
If you choose to fight the signs of aging through a cosmetic facelift procedure with Dr. Fata, it is important to prepare for your surgery day. Although each procedure is unique to the patient’s individual requirements, age and health, it typically follows precise steps.