Skin-Only Facelift Workup

Updated: Feb 27, 2023
  • Author: Jonathan L Kaplan, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: James Neal Long, MD, FACS  more...
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Laboratory Studies

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  • Standard preoperative laboratory tests should be ordered based the patient's age and medical history.


Imaging Studies

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  • While no diagnostic imaging studies need to be performed specifically for the facelift procedure, high-quality preoperative photographic documentation must be obtained prior to the procedure.