If you are unsatisfied with the marks created by time on your face and looking older than you are, YES, you are a suitable patient for "Face Lifting".
You had better share all your expectations and concerns with your doctor. During examination, you should reply to any questions to be asked about your general health condition in details and inform your doctor about your past diseases and medications you use.
Your surgery to be performed in our hospital will be carried out with general anaesthesia as to the practice. Its approximate duration is 3-5 hours, you may need to stay at the hospital for an overnight.
You will be examined and informed by an anaesthesia doctor before face lifting surgery. Blood diluent medications, vitamins and factors affecting anaesthesia such as alcohol and smoking should be discontinued starting from the date foreseen by your doctor.
At the early period after the surgery, you may have mild pain but this period is generally gone through easily with the prescribed painkillers. There may be a general oedema, purple spots, numbness and tenseness at the face. They distinguish spontaneously in 7-10 days. A head bandage which may be removed in 2-3 days is used.