For Maximum Results From a Facelift, Seattle Surgeon Dr. Sobel Can Help
If you desire rejuvenation to combat the symptoms of an aging face, consult with a surgeon from Anderson Sobel Cosmetic Surgery about Rhytidectomy, or a facelift. Seattle men and women are flocking to take advantage of the facelift to achieve a more youthful appearance.
Board Certified Cosmetic Surgeon Dr. Sobel has performed thousands of facelifts for all types of patients. Individual skin type, bone structure, age and skin elasticity are all carefully analyzed in consultations so Dr. Sobel can design each procedure for maximum improvement of each patient. Patients are placed under IV sedation in Dr. Sobel’s surgical suite in Bellevue, Washington for maximum hygienic safety. His skilled staff has been carefully selected for their expertise and caring manner.
During the facelift procedure underlying muscle and connective tissue are repositioned and tightened. Excess skin is removed. For men, the incision is aligned with the beard line. In all cases, the incision is placed in the natural creases of the skin for camouflage. The incisions are closed with fine sutures. A dressing is applied to protect the incisions. Patients may be driven home the same day by a family member or friend.
For facelift, Seattle and Bellevue patients typically report very little pain after surgery, but medication will be prescribed to alleviate any pain. Some swelling and bruising are to be expected and may be minimized with cold compresses. Dressings will be removed at a follow-up examination in one to two days. All sutures are removed between five to ten days. Recovery from facelift surgery usually takes about ten days.
The final result of a facelift is a firmer, younger appearance to the lower face, jawline and neck areas. Though individual results may vary, patients report increased self-confidence in addition to the rejuvenating effects of their facelift. Seattle cosmetic surgeons Dr. Sobel and Dr. Anderson have done thousands of face lift surgeries. If you have been considering facelift surgery, trust the experience of Dr. Anderson and Dr. Sobel. Call us today or fill out our form to schedule a consultation.