What is Facial Reconstruction After Skin Cancer Removal?
One of the biggest concerns our patients have following their skin cancer removal procedure is restoring a natural appearance to the face. While our patients are happy to be cancer-free, they emphasize they don't want to be reminded of their experience with skin cancer every time they look in the mirror. We are proud to offer facial reconstruction surgery following skin cancer removal to all of our patients, so they can focus less on their scarring and more on what's important.
How Much Does Facial Reconstruction After Skin Cancer Removal Cost?
The cost of your facial reconstruction following skin cancer removal is going to vary depending on the extent of treatment needed to achieve your desired results and what your insurance plan may cover. To get a better idea of how much your facial reconstruction after skin cancer removal will cost, we encourage you to come in for a private consultation with one of our board-certified plastic surgeons. We are also happy to offer financing options through CareCredit® for your convenience.
What Can I Expect During My Facial Reconstruction After Skin Cancer Removal?
Your facial reconstruction will be performed by Dr. Richard Kline in the hospital. Before your surgery begins, an anesthesiologist will administer anesthesia to ensure you remain as comfortable as possible throughout the entirety of the procedure. Once asleep, our doctors will carefully close address the open wounds or scars on the face caused by skin cancer removal, restoring a more natural appearance. To get a better idea of what you can expect during your facial reconstruction surgery, we encourage you to come in for a private consultation with our medical team.
What Can I Expect After My Facial Reconstruction After Skin Cancer Removal?
Dr. Kline will provide you with detailed post-operative care instructions for your facial reconstruction prior to your procedure. It's important to follow these instructions as closely as possible to ensure you have a swift and easy recovery. Most patients are able to make a full recovery within about four to six weeks.
Is Facial Reconstruction After Skin Cancer Removal Right for Me?
If you've suffered from open wounds or scars after skin cancer removal and wish to restore your natural appearance, facial reconstruction with the experts at East Cooper Plastic Surgery may be right for you. The best way to find out if facial reconstruction following your skin cancer removal is right for you is to schedule your private consultation with our board-certified plastic surgeons. They'll be happy to sit down with you, listen to your concerns, evaluate your current medical problems, and develop a fully personalized treatment plan to help you obtain the best surgical result possible. Ideal candidates for facial reconstruction are in good general health and have realistic expectations of their potential results.