Upper eyelid surgery and eye closure

Some of my Houston eyelid surgery patients will ask if they will have trouble closing their eyes after upper eyelid surgery. If the proper measurements are taken prior to upper blepharoplasty, poor closure of the eye should not occur. Initially, complete eye closure may…

When will I look normal after a facelift?

When discussing facelift surgery with my Houston patients, recovery and getting back to normal social life is a common question. Most patients can start feeling social between 2-3 weeks after surgery. You can expect to look normal 2-3 weeks after a facelift. However, there may still be some…

When can I get a facial after rhinoplasty?

Many of my Houston rhinoplasty patients will ask during their postoperative visits when they can get a facial after rhinoplasty. Many of these patients have blackheads or clogged pores after rhinoplasty and want extractions performed on their nose. My recommendation to patients is that they…

Cost of Eyelid Surgery

Many of my Houston eyelid surgery patients are curious as to the cost of eyelid surgery. This depends on the complexity of the surgery. Most surgeon’s fees for lower eyelid surgery range between $2500-$3500. Lower eyelid surgery for lower eyelid bags is more complex and also may…

Will a facelift get rid of a double chin?

Many of my Houston facelift surgery patients want their neck addressed with their surgery in addition to their jawline and mid face. Submental fullness or a double chin can be addressed with liposuction of the neck or direct lipectomy of the neck. Sometimes, a simple mini facelift will tighten…