Weekend Face Lift Surgery - Chicago, Illinois
(Also known as mini face lift or short scar face lift or weekend face lift)
Your Personal Weekend Face Lift Surgery Consultation - Chicago, Illinois
During the initial
mini face lift or weekend face lift consultation, Dr Speron will ask you to look in a mirror and point out
exactly what you would like to see improved. Sometimes, patients may focus their
attention on excess skin in the upper eyelids and not realize that sagging of
their eyebrows contributes to this skin redundancy. You should be very frank in
discussing anything about your appearance that bothers you, as well as what you
hope to achieve with weekend face lift surgery. This will help Dr Speron to understand your
expectations and determine whether they can realistically be achieved.
In evaluating you for weekend face lift surgery, Dr Speron will assess the thickness, texture and elasticity of your skin, and the severity of wrinkles and folds. Your hairline will be examined to determine where incisions can be discreetly placed. All of these factors, as well as your bone structure and underlying tissues, will be considered in developing an individual surgical plan.
Dr Speron may discuss with you additional procedures that can be performed along with a weekend face lift in order to address all the concerns you have identified. For example, a weekend face lift is frequently combined with a forehead lift, eyelid surgery, nasal reshaping or skin treatments such as a fotofacial, chemical peel, dermabrasion or laser resurfacing.
Dr Speron has a tremendous amount of experience with face lift surgery in Chicago. It is one of the most common procedures he performs. He is able to offer all types of options to his patients:
- he performs all the various S-scar face lift, mini face lift, mid face lift and neck lift approaches including minimally invasive and short-scar approaches
- he does not typically use drains for face lift surgery
- he offers the pain pump, if patients request it (his patients typically take narcotics for < 24 hours even without this)
- all patients receive "nerve blocks" during surgery when they are asleep, which means the pain cycle is controlled from the very beginning
Dr Speron is one of the leading face lift, short scar face lift, mini face lift and weekend face lift surgeons in the Chicago area and offers a wealth of expertise with all of these types of procedures.