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Deep Plane Rhytidectomy Workup

  • Author: Jefferson K Kilpatrick, MD; Chief Editor: Arlen D Meyers, MD, MBA  more...
 
Updated: Aug 12, 2015
 

Laboratory Studies

The only laboratory studies needed are those that would be required for anesthesia. This decision is determined individually based on a patient's past medical history and the type of anesthesia being used.

 
 
Contributor Information and Disclosures
Author

Jefferson K Kilpatrick, MD Consulting Staff, Department of Facial Plastic-Head and Neck Surgery, Pinehurst Surgical Clinic

Jefferson K Kilpatrick, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Coauthor(s)

Keith A LaFerriere, MD Clinical Professor, Fellowship Director, Department Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine

Keith A LaFerriere, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, American College of Surgeons, American Medical Association, Missouri State Medical Association

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Specialty Editor Board

Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy; Editor-in-Chief, Medscape Drug Reference

Disclosure: Received salary from Medscape for employment. for: Medscape.

Dominique Dorion, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS Deputy Dean and Associate Dean of Resources, Professor of Surgery, Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Université de Sherbrooke, Canada

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Chief Editor

Arlen D Meyers, MD, MBA Professor of Otolaryngology, Dentistry, and Engineering, University of Colorado School of Medicine

Arlen D Meyers, MD, MBA is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, American Head and Neck Society

Disclosure: Serve(d) as a director, officer, partner, employee, advisor, consultant or trustee for: Cerescan;RxRevu;SymbiaAllergySolutions<br/>Received income in an amount equal to or greater than $250 from: Symbia<br/>Received from Allergy Solutions, Inc for board membership; Received honoraria from RxRevu for chief medical editor; Received salary from Medvoy for founder and president; Received consulting fee from Corvectra for senior medical advisor; Received ownership interest from Cerescan for consulting; Received consulting fee from Essiahealth for advisor; Received consulting fee from Carespan for advisor; Received consulting fee from Covidien for consulting.

Additional Contributors

Anthony P Sclafani, MD Director of Facial Plastic Surgery and Surgeon Director, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mt Sinai; Professor of Otolaryngology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mt Sinai

Anthony P Sclafani, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, American College of Surgeons

Disclosure: Received salary from Aesthetic Factors, Inc. for consulting; Received consulting fee from Meditech Medical Enterprises for independent contractor; Received royalty from Thieme Medical Publishers for author; Received royalty from Jaypee Medical Publishers for author.

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Intraoperative photograph of biplanar face lift with skin flap and extended SMAS flap elevated.
Incision made in the superficial musculoaponeurotic system.
Developing the deep-plane portion of the dissection.
The zygomaticus major muscle is visualized, defining the plane of the dissection.
 
 
 
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