FRequent asked questions about neck lift under local anesthesia
Who is a candidate for Face Lift and/or Neck Lift under local anesthesia?
Patients that are otherwise healthy and have no anxiety conditions or take large amounts of anxiolytic prescription medications ( e.g. Xanax) are usually candidates to undergo Face Lift and/or Neck Lift under local anesthesia.
How long does a Neck Lift under local anesthesia with Dr. Mesa take? A Neck Lift under local anesthesia with Dr. Mesa may take anywhere from 3 to 5 hours.
Will I have pain during a a Neck Lift under local anesthesia with Dr. Mesa? No, you won't feel pain. You may feel a initial "mosquito bite" like discomfort when Dr. Mesa starts numbing your neck. Once the neck is completed numbed, the procedure will be performed painless to the point that most patients fall asleep since they feel no pain during the procedure.
How is the recovery of neck lift under local anesthesia vs general anesthesia. The recovery of a neck lift under local anesthesia is faster than with general anesthesia since you won't feel the nausea, vomiting and generalized weakness associated with general anesthesia or IV sedation.
Reviews about neck lift under local anesthesia by dr. mesa
DR. MESA Specialist on Neck lift Under local anesthesia
Dr. John Mesa is a Harvard Trained and Triple Fellowship trained Board Certified Plastic Surgeon in New York City (NYC) and New Jersey (NJ) pioneer and specialized in neck lift under local anesthesia His residency and fellowship training at top institutions like Harvard are strong credentials that give him a unique set of skills to perform cosmetic plastic surgery like neck lift under local anesthesia.
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