Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Associates
2581 Samaritan Drive #102
San Jose, CA 95124
This patient, in her 40s, is bothered by the changes to her appearance being caused by loosening facial and neck skin.
She is experiencing some early formation of jowls (loosening skin along the jawline), and has some excess fat beneath the chin, adding to the appearance of sagging in the neck.
She underwent Facelift surgery to restore the appearance of the mid and lower face, as well as a Neck Lift. During the Neck Lift procedure, Vaser ultrasound-assisted Liposuction was performed, for removal of the excess fat, and additional tightening of the skin. Both procedures were performed in the same session.
Our patient is pictured 8 weeks following her surgery, and is very pleased with her restored and rejuvenated facial and neck contour.
Facelift and Neck Lift procedures are often performed together, but not always. In this man's case, a Neck Lift was the procedure he wanted. He was looking for a solution to the problem of loose, hanging skin and fat.
Dr. Lepore performed an anterior neck dermatolipectomy, removing skin and fat from the front of the neck, and lifting the skin and tissue.
Our patient noted a dramatic difference, and the change he wanted. The After photos were taken 6 weeks following surgery.
This gentleman, in his early 70s, was bothered by the loose and hanging skin on his neck. He wasn't interested in full facial rejuvenation, but did want to reverse the changes in his neck. Dr. Maser performed a cervicoplasty, or direct Neck Lift - removing the excess "turkey wattle" appearance, and tightening the tissue. Our patient is very pleased with his results- noting the new definition in his neck, chin, and jawline.
San Jose-Facelift, Necklift, Eyelid Lift
This is a patient, in her 60s, who wants to refresh her look, by getting rid of some wrinkles and sagging skin. Her concerns were wrinkling over the face and neck, sagging in the neck and mid-face areas, and drooping of the eyelids.
In addition, to further refine her skin, and address wrinkles around the mouth, she underwent a peri-oral chemical peel. The procedures were performed during the same session in our AAAASF-accredited surgery center.
The After photos were taken 8 weeks following surgery. Our patient is very pleased with her results,
Face Lift and Neck Lift –San Jose
Men and women in Silicon Valley are interested in Face Lift and Neck Lift surgery. This patient came to our San Jose Plastic Surgery office, concerned about some of the changes that naturally come with aging. They include changes in the skin’s elasticity, and the way fat is distributed. These changes are different for all of us.
In his case, the concerns centered on loosening skin in the mid and lower face, and the fat distribution in the central neck area. Both of these are very common changes. He discussed the various options for facial rejuvenation with Dr. Lepore, and decided to have a mid-face lift procedure, and a neck lift with Vaser-assisted tumescent liposuction of the neck. Less than two weeks after the surgery, the sutures were removed, and even the initial results were obvious. The ‘After’ photos, taken several weeks later, show the improvement in the contour of the lower face area, and the significant definition achieved in the neck, chin, and jaw area. The patient continues his post-surgical care program, and is very pleased with his results.
This patient has decided that she would like her facial features to reflect her energy and spirit. She is in her early 60s, and felt that the effects of gravity and some excess tissue, were bringing her look down, and making her appear older than she felt.
After exploring the various options for facial rejuvenation with Dr. Lepore, she decided to undergo multiple procedures, including Face lift, Neck lift, Brow Lift, and upper and lower lid Blepharoplasty(eyelid surgery).
The procedures were performed during a single surgical session in our fully-accredited surgical suite. Excess skin and fat were removed from multiple areas, the skin and underlying tissue were resected,tailored,.and tightened. The result is a natural, refreshed appearance, with resolution of the sagging that bothered our patient most. She is very pleased with the results of her rejuvenation.
This patient, in his early 60s, felt it was time for a bit of facial rejuvenation to address issues he was having with sagging and loose skin.
He was bothered by excess tissue and loose neck skin, as well as eyelid puffiness and sagging. In addition, he was concerned with loose skin in the cheek and jowl areas.
Following the procedures, which were performed during the same session in our fully accredited surgical suite, our patient recovered within a brief period of time.
The After photos were taken 7 weeks post-surgery. Our patient is very pleased with his restored face, eye, and neck contours.
Men and women are very interested in facial rejuvenation these days. Neck Lift is part of the solution for many people. This 70 year old man requested correction of his loose neck skin. Dr. Bates performed a direct removal of skin with a procedure called a cervicoplasty . Here he is 1 month after surgery with an improved neck contour. He's very pleased with his results.
This man, mid 60s, requested neck and facial rejuvenation. There was a hollowed appearance in his cheeks, and lack of contour in his neck. We performed a full neck lift, to restore definition and remove excess skin and fat. Through fat grafting, we were also able to 'fill' the cheeks, reducing those deep hollows, for a natural solution. Here he is 2 months after surgery, very pleased with his results.
This is a patient who has undergone a previous facelift elsewhere. Now 70, nearly 15 years later, she is noting further, natural effects of aging on the face, and is wondering whether another surgical facelift will address her concerns.
She discussed a number of options with Dr. Lepore, including the various injectable filler treatments available, as well as skin resurfacing, and the various forms of facelift.
Since she was experiencing some sagging of the mid-face area, jowl formation, and loose skin on her neck, she decided to address those areas, with another mid-facelift, as well as a necklift. In her case, excess skin was removed, and the face and neck tightened to a natural contour. The result, is a smoother, refreshed, and natural appearance.
Our patient is less than 2 months after her surgery, well-healed, and very pleased with her results.