Facial Cosmetic Surgery in Naples, FL
Improve Your Facial Aesthetics
The surgical expertise provided by Naples Plastic Surgery offers you numerous options to enhance your facial appearance, whether you seek to smooth away wrinkles or to define contours. Our surgeons, Dr. Paul M. Gardner and Dr. Leo M. Baccaro, are highly adept at performing aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgical procedures for the face that help correct age-related decline, ease imperfections, and make you appear younger.
When patients come in for facelift consults, they’ll often ask me, “Do I have to do a full facelift? Can I do a mini facelift?” What I’d like to talk about are the differences between a full and mini and the pros and cons of using one versus the other.
A full facelift really encompasses the mid-face, the jowl area and part of the neck. There is a bigger commitment of time, money and recovery but the results are phenomenal. The patient who expects or wants their face to be completely rejuvenated, a full facelift is really what they need.
A mini facelift is perfect for someone who has a bit of jowling here, maybe some loose skin down here. Tissues have sagged a little but they’re pretty happy with their eyes and their cheeks, they just really don’t like what’s happening here. Is it for everyone? Absolutely not, because if the cheeks have dropped and they’re hollow in here and their face is sagging up here and you do a mini, they’re going to look out of balance. This is still going to need work and it will show. So, we definitely don’t want to do a mini facelift on someone who needs a full facelift.
But for those who can do a mini facelift, minimal downtime, minimal incisions and great results. It’s a great procedure.
Dr. Gardner is a nationally recognized cosmetic surgeon who has performed thousands of surgeries during his celebrated career, while Dr. Baccaro trained under some of the nation’s top cosmetic surgeons at one of the world’s most sophisticated medical centers. Between them, our surgeons perform all of the most common facial procedures. These include face lift, eyelid surgery, neck lift, brow lift, rhinoplasty, and more.
With advanced training in successful facial surgery techniques, our surgeons have the requisite technical skills to produce outstanding results. They also possess a keen sense of artistry that helps make any facial alterations appear balanced, aesthetically appealing and natural. As members of numerous medical associations, Drs. Gardner and Baccaro have earned an unparalleled reputation in the field.
Naples Plastic Surgery is a Trusted Authority on Facial Sculpting
More than 30 years of combined experience has helped establish Dr. Gardner and Dr. Baccaro among the top plastic surgeons in Naples, FL. With proficiency in traditional methods and the latest surgical developments, they have earned a stellar record in producing successful outcomes. This has helped make our Naples’ plastic surgery center the go-to cosmetic surgical restoration of choice for Florida’s elite.
Our highly regarded cosmetic surgeons of Naples Plastic Surgery, Dr. Paul M. Gardner, Dr. Leopoldo M. Baccaro, Dr. Mark Walsh, and Dr. Andrew Bonett, help patients resolve their concerns by performing the full range of facial plastic surgery procedures, including:
The facelift is an ideal solution for sagging skin and wrinkles on the face which can lead to an aged and tired appearance. This procedure involves tightening the skin and firming the underlying muscles to produce a smoother, more youthful appearance. The mini facelift surgery provides similar results with less invasive methods and limited downtime.
Eyelid surgery is the perfect solution for those suffering from crows’ feet or sagging eyelids. The results from this procedure can refresh your appearance and make you look years younger and more energetic. Along with correcting age-related imperfections, the procedure can improve genetic eye conditions such as under-eye bags and sinking eyelids.
This popular procedure can reshape the defining feature of the face—the nose. Dr. Baccaro, Dr. Walsh, and Dr. Bonett can utilize the latest surgical techniques to make subtle changes to correct minor imperfections and improve facial balance. They can also make significant alterations to reshape the nose and heighten your facial aesthetic with natural-looking results. Our surgeons perform both open and closed rhinoplasty procedures, depending upon the desired enhancement, and can help repair a deviated septum as well.
Whether through sun exposure or advancing age, the neck area often displays some of the first indications of aging skin. The resultant loose skin, sagging skin, drooping jowls, creases, and double chin affect the appearance of both the face and neck. Neck lift surgery enhances the contours of the neck by tightening the skin and muscles. The improved contours from neck surgery can lead to a stronger jawline and overall improved head and neck area proportions.
Ear reshaping, or otoplasty, may provide a lasting solution for asymmetrical, misshapen or prominent ears. While this procedure is popular among adults, children with ear defects caused by trauma or genetics also benefit. Children’s ears are more conducive to surgical alteration due to their pliable cartilage. In fact, medical experts recommend that patients born with ear imperfections undergo reshaping in their youth to provide surgeons the greatest flexibility.
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Experience Personalized & Caring Medical Aesthetic Care with Naples Plastic Surgery
As one of the most sought after plastic surgery practices for facelifts in Southwest Florida, Dr. Paul Gardner, Dr. Leo Baccaro, Dr. Mark Walsh, and Dr. Andrew Bonett know that you want to enhance your appearance in a comfortable and caring location. That is why they consult closely with each patient, perform a meticulous medical examination, and recommend procedures most likely to produce outcomes that align with patient expectations.