Neck Lift Surgery Pacific Northwest

Neck Lift Surgery Pacific Northwest

Understanding Neck Lift Surgery

Why Consider a Neck Lift?

Many individuals seek neck lift surgery, also known as platysmaplasty, to address various concerns regarding the appearance of their neck. Common reasons include:

  • Loose neck skin
  • Neck bands
  • Double chin
  • Loss of jawline contour

The Procedure Explained

Surgical Technique

A neck lift procedure aims to enhance the neck’s appearance by addressing excess fat and sagging skin. Our surgeons employ a meticulous approach tailored to each patient’s unique anatomy and aesthetic goals. The procedure typically involves:

  1. Preoperative Assessment: Before the surgery, you will undergo a comprehensive evaluation to ensure optimal health and suitability for the procedure.
  2. Anesthesia: Neck lift surgery is performed under general anesthesia to ensure your comfort throughout the procedure.
  3. Incision Placement: Incisions are strategically placed to minimize visible scarring. Depending on the extent of correction needed, incisions may be concealed within natural creases or behind the ears.
  4. Fat Removal: Excess fat deposits are carefully excised using techniques such as liposuction to sculpt a refined neck contour.
  5. Muscle Tightening: The platysma muscle may be tightened to improve neck definition and eliminate banding.
  6. Skin Resurfacing: Any excess skin is trimmed, and the remaining skin is meticulously repositioned for a smooth, rejuvenated appearance.
  7. Closure: After the desired corrections have been made, incisions are closed with sutures to facilitate proper healing.

Recovery and Results

Postoperative Care

Following neck lift surgery, diligent postoperative care is essential to ensure a smooth recovery and optimal results. Patients can expect:

  • Swelling and Bruising: Mild swelling and bruising are common after surgery but typically subside within a few weeks.
  • Activity Restrictions: Strenuous activities should be avoided during the initial recovery period to facilitate proper healing.
  • Follow-Up Visits: Regular follow-up appointments allow our surgeons to monitor your progress and address any concerns.

Long-Term Outcome

While initial results are visible shortly after surgery, the final outcome will continue to improve as swelling diminishes and tissues settle into their new contours. With proper care and adherence to postoperative instructions, you can enjoy long-lasting enhancements to your neck’s appearance.

Choosing the Right Surgeon

Experience and Expertise

Selecting a skilled and experienced facial plastic surgeon is paramount to achieving optimal results from your neck lift surgery. When choosing a surgeon, consider:

  • Training: Ensure your surgeon has extensive training and experience in facial plastic surgery, specifically neck lift procedures.
  • Credentials: Look for board-certified surgeons who have demonstrated proficiency in the field.
  • Before and After Photos: Reviewing before and after photos of previous patients can provide insight into the surgeon’s skill and aesthetic sensibility.

Personalized Consultation

During your consultation at Portland Center for Facial Plastic Surgery, you’ll have the opportunity to discuss your goals, express any concerns, and receive personalized recommendations from our expert surgeons. Our priority is to establish open communication and ensure you feel confident and informed throughout your aesthetic journey.

Cost Considerations

Transparent Pricing

We believe in transparency when it comes to pricing, allowing our patients to make informed decisions about their investment in their appearance. While cost may vary depending on individual factors and the extent of correction required, our pricing structure for neck lift surgery and neck liposuction includes:

  • Neck Lift: $5,950 – $6,950 (Surgeon & Operating Room) + $1274 (Anesthesia)
  • Neck Liposuction: $2,850 – $3,350 (Surgeon & Operating Room) + $784 (Anesthesia)

Before and After Gallery

Visual Testimonials

Explore our gallery of before and after photos to witness the transformative results achieved through neck lift surgery at The Portland Center for Facial Plastic Surgery. Each image serves as a testament to our commitment to excellence and patient satisfaction.

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