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Facial Plastic Surgery: An Essential Approach Step By Step

Facial Plastic Surgery: An Essential Approach Step By Step

Facial Plastic Surgery: An Essential Approach Step By Step

  • Editor: Raffaele Rauso  
  • ISBN: 978-1-63278-034-8
  • DOI: 10.4172/978-1-63278-034-8-035
  • No of Pages: 125
  • Publisher: OMICS International
  • Published On: June 2016 , Wed 22
  • Chapter 1      
    Anesthesia in Facial Plastic Surgery
    Authors: Domenico Rienzo

    The purpose of anesthesia in plastic surgery, as with any other surgery, is to eliminate the pain caused by the surgery, allows the patient to endure the physical and emotional stress and put the surgeon in the best conditions of operability.

  • Chapter 2      
    First Consultation in Facial Plastic Surgery
    Authors: Raffaele Rauso

    First consultation in facial plastic surgery is a keypoint, since the first approach between the surgeon and the patient is essential to understand if the point of view of both goes in the same direction.

  • Chapter 3      
    Hair Restoration
    Authors: Luca De Fazio , Roberto Amore

    In order to identify the ideal technique for hair restoration, numerous methods have come and gone during the past 50 years.

  • Chapter 4      
    Lower Blepharoplasty and Canthopexy
    Authors: Marco Muggiani

    Cosmetic lower eyelid surgery has as purpose the rejuvenation of the lower palpebral area, and also of the mid-face, because lower eyelid and mid-face can be considered as an only-one anatomical unit.

  • Chapter 5      
    Minimally Invasive/Non Invasive Procedures
    Authors: Giuseppe Curinga

    For the last several years, the emerging trend in cosmetic surgery has been moving away from surgery and toward non-invasive procedures.

  • Chapter 6      
    Otoplasty
    Authors: Pierfrancesco Bove

    The so-called “jug ears” or “protruding ears” are the most common deformity of the ears requiring plastic surgery.

  • Chapter 7      
    Sliding Osteotomy Genioplasty
    Authors: Raffaele Rauso, Gianpaolo Tartaro

    The chin is a dominant component of the lower third of the face and contributes greatly to overall facial aesthetic balance. Under projection of the chin for example, will give the appearance of greater nasal projection, whereas proper mental augmentation will decrease the perceived nasal projection.

  • Chapter 8      
    The Use of Implants in Facial Plastic Surgery
    Authors: Roberto Amore , Luca De Fazio MD

    The process of re-evaluation of the face requires a multidimensional approach in order to correct volume deficits involving the skin, soft tissue and bony skeleton.

  • Chapter 9      
    Upper Blepharoplasty and Brow-Lift
    Authors: Marco Muggiani

    This procedure is one of the most required and practiced. Cosmetic eyelid surgery has as purpose the rejuvenation of the eyelid area and it can be performed on upper, lower or both eyelids.

  • Raffaele Rauso

    Plastic Aesthetic AND Oro-Maxillo-Facial Surgery, Via Martiri del Dissenso, 95, 81055 Santa Maria Capua Vetere CE, Italy

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