department of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

krishna patel
Krishna G. Patel, M.D., Ph.D.
Medical Director
Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

The Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, directed by Dr. Krishna Patel, works closely with many other divisions in the department to provide excellent multidisciplinary approaches to complicated disorders. This division is also a part of the craniofacial anomalies and cleft lip/palate team, providing surgical support to patients with cleft lips, cleft palates, micrognathia, microtia and other anomalies of the head and neck.

Clinical Reconstruction

  • Orbital, perioral, nasal and scalp reconstruction
  • Repair of the lacrimal system
  • Functional rhinoplasty
  • Correction of facial paralysis

Rejuvenation of the Aging Face

Reconstruction includes fighting the effects of the aging process. Procedures offered include:

  • Rhytidectomy
  • Browlift
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Midface lift
  • Malar and chin augmentation
  • Skin resurfacing
  • Botox
  • Injectable fillers

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