Facial plastic and maxillofacial surgery include advanced procedures to restore the appearance of the most valued area of the body, the face. Dr. Manoj K Johar offers expert evaluation and advanced facial plastic and maxillofacial surgery with comprehensive aftercare in Noida, UP. Please contact Dr. Johar’s office for an appointment today!
What is facial plastic and maxillofacial surgery?
The face is a special & prized area of the body which includes many special features (including 4 of the human senses). Facial Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery provides specialised care to evaluate and treat patients having problems related to the head and neck area to repair and restore form and function, whether it be that of soft tissue or facial skeleton.
Facial plastic & maxillofacial surgery is aimed at
- Patients to be informed of their treatment options
- Delivering care in a timely manner
- Appropriate, affordable, specialised and quality care
- Monitoring the patient’s health in the post-surgery period
Who is a good candidate for facial plastic and maxillofacial surgery?
An ideal candidate for this would be those who suffer from
- Facial injuries
- Facial fractures
- Facial Disproportion/Asymmetry
- TM Joint problems
- Secondary corrections
What should you expect during the consultation?
You will meet our team members and your surgeon will personally evaluate your condition and will ask about your health history. You will have an opportunity to discuss treatment options and the recommended course of treatment, explore outcomes of procedures and the potential risks and complications associated, and get your questions answered.
What should you expect during the treatment?
Your medical fitness before surgery is assessed by the anaesthesia team. Some diagnostic testing and medications can be prescribed by them. Once the medical fitness is declared, instructions for the day of surgery are given. On discharge, postoperative care and follow-up instructions are explained.
What should you expect during the recovery following facial plastic and maxillofacial surgery?
There can be some discomfort, swelling and pain after surgery. Post-surgery medications are prescribed for faster recovery. Our team will advise you on the care of the surgical site and feeding or activity restrictions that may be necessary to promote normal healing. Also, specific general health issues to be monitored during recovery can be discussed with your doctor. Periodic follow-ups are advised to monitor the patient’s health status.
How much does facial plastic and maxillofacial surgery cost?
Treatment cost varies based on the type of procedure planned as well as lot of other factors like presence of other medical conditions, choice of operative facility, room choice etc. We also offer short stay surgeries (like same day surgeries) to save costs. While cost is an important consideration from your perspective, it should not override clinical considerations and that’s why a balanced approach is advisable.
Will my insurance plan cover it?
If surgery is performed to treat a functional problem, it is generally covered by health insurance. Pre-certification is usually required for hospitalisation or reimbursement. Be sure to consult with your insurance company in advance of any surgery. Patient financing plans are also available to help cover costs.
If you would like to learn more about facial plastic and maxillofacial surgery, please contact Dr. Manoj Johar, renowned plastic and reconstructive surgeon offering highly personalised care in Noida, UP.