No, Dr. Fezza prefers to diligently cauterize blood vessels and rarely uses drains. Drains do not reduce the risk of hematomas and are cumbersome.
Pain is generally not an issue. However, some numbness after surgery can last up to 6 months.
Using the energy emitted from a laser beam, laser skin resurfacing can help rejuvenate the skin of the face. A laser works instantaneously as a shrink wrap, ridding the face of wrinkles with little downtime. This tightens elastic tissue and rebuilds collagen in the skin, while removing brown spots. A chemical peel produces a controlled…
It varies from patient to patient based on what type of treatment they require. Dr. Fezza will discuss this with you during a personal consultation.
Heavy CO² Laser: A carbon dioxide (CO²) laser beam uses intense, precisely-focused light which vaporizes the surface skin and reveals the undamaged layer beneath. Active FX is a procedure using fractional laser resurfacing. Fractional coverage means that only a fraction of the surface of our skin is actually treated by the laser. By leaving small…
Lower face lift surgery generally takes about 2 hours of surgery time and then 2 weeks to heal. Your final result is 2 – 3 months.
There isn’t a non-surgical way to correct a double chin. A double chin is caused by a lax neck muscle and extra fat and skin. By tightening the plastisma muscle in the neck and performing a sort of sling to tighten and smooth out the neck, great results can be achieved. This is combined with…
About 7 – 12 years. Factors that increase longevity are good health and nutrition while avoiding smoking and sun exposure.
Yes. Dr. Fezza has spent years perfecting his face lifts. Dr. Fezza’s technique includes tightening the facial muscles when performing a face lift for a more natural, rested looking “new you. He may also suggest that fat be added to plump up the cheeks to achieve a more youthful effect.
The CO2 Laser is an outstanding, state-of-the-art tool to rejuvenate aged skin and works well around the mouth; however, Dr. Fezza will suggest a personalized procedure for you during your consultation.