Deep Plane + SMAS Facelift Q&A
What is the difference in technique between SMAS and a Deep Plane facelift? Is the cost the same? Can all Dr.s preform either?
What is the difference between SMAS and a Deep Plane facelift? READ MORE
Assuming the two best qualified facial surgeon with 150+ facelifts per yr with one using deep plane technique under IV sedation and the other using... READ MORE
Difference in Results/longevity Between SMAS Lift Done Under Oral Sedation and Deep Plane Performed Under IV Sedation?
Assume the same patient consults with two highly qualified, board certified, face-only surgeons. One does 100+ procedures per/yr using a short scar,... READ MORE
I've had 4 consults for mini facelift procedure (w/o necklift). I'm still a bit confused. All 4 surgeons talk about doing a SMAS lift, but there seem... READ MORE
Hello, is "extended smas facelift" same with "high-smas facelift" ? Or deep plane and high-smas same techniques? Is there any other term for high-smas... READ MORE
Also, compare the two procedures as it relates to age. I am 68 yrs of age. READ MORE
I read various articles on these methods and wonder which of these might best apply to an 87 year old woman in excellent health and active. Just... READ MORE
Can a deep plane face lift (SMAS) be performed using only oral (valium or equivalent) meds and local injections?
Can the composite/deep plane lift (technique of working beneath the SMAS layer and moving skin and SMAS as single unit) be done using only an orally... READ MORE
In my right site, i note as 2 big wrinkles. Surgeon said me that maybe it is the sutures throwing because i barely had SMAS. Surgeon said me that... READ MORE
Can v-line surgery be done at the same time as smas/deep plane facelift? READ MORE
Hi Doctors. I have a question. I had a deep plane SMAS facelift approx a week and a half ago that was supposed to address the mid face as well. About... READ MORE
I'm planning on having a deep plane face lift and want to know how common/uncommon permanent nerve damage is with this procedure. I believe I have an... READ MORE
Which one is safer? Has longer lasting results? Best for me? Sorry, my photos were upright when I uploaded them, don't know why they're rotated. I'm... READ MORE