The facelift is by far the most effective method of correction for moderate to severe signs of facial aging. Esteemed Orange County facial plastic surgeon, Dr. Kevin Sadati provides his patients with results that convey a natural elegance that only a true artist could provide.
Aging is inevitable, so why not age artistically? Visible signs of aging occur due to biological, genetic and lifestyle factors. Over time, our skin weakens, and gravity takes its toll on our once youthful face, lips, and neck. As a result, we no longer look the way we did in our 20’s and 30’s.
However, a youthful facial profile does not have to become a distant memory, a natural facelift by Dr. Kevin Sadati can help to restore a more youthful appearance that would make you look better, but not different. An artist at heart, Dr. Sadati approaches each patient with the vision of enhancing their natural beauty; producing beautiful results that are never over-done or artificial looking.
When it comes to your face, you can’t take any chances. If you are considering facelift surgery in Orange County, you need the expertise of an experienced surgeon that will do the job right the first time. At the Gallery of Cosmetic Surgery, that is exactly what you will get. Our board certified facial plastic surgeon, Dr. Kevin Sadati has performed well over 3500-face and neck lift procedure using local anesthesia and twilight sedation without the need for general anesthesia. You should feel comfortable with your surgeon, and Dr. Kevin Sadati will do nothing less than work hard to make you comfortable with every procedure. From answering questions and addressing concerns during in-depth consultations to being gentle during the actual facelift procedures, he will ensure that your entire experience is something to smile about.
If you have moderate to severe signs of aging, you may be a good candidate for a facelift procedure. Dr. Sadati is a highly trained facial plastic surgeon and will work closely with you during your consultation to determine the best techniques and methods to achieve your desired result. Common signs of aging that can be improved through a facelift procedure include but are not limited to:
- Loose skin present around the chin, jawline, and neck creating the look of a sagging jowl
- Moderate to severe wrinkles or folds running from the nose to corners of the mouth, also known as nasolabial folds
- Cheeks that have lost volume over time that now appear lower and fattened
Your safety and comfort are Dr. Sadati’s top priorities which is why he works with you throughout the process to ensure a truly individualized experience. If it has been determined that you are a good candidate for a facelift, a Gallery of Cosmetic Surgery & Aesthetic Lounge patient coordinator will help you to schedule your procedure as well as pre- and post-op appointments to address any questions or concerns you may have.
Post-operative facelift recovery is quick, and any first-day discomfort is controlled with oral medication. Any swelling or tenderness around the incision areas usually subsides during the first week after the procedure. Swelling can be minimized by icing and keeping the head in a slightly elevated position when sleeping. Newport Beach facelift surgeon, Dr. Kevin Sadati even suggests the use of Arnica Montana to aid in recovery. Used medically for years for its anti-inflammatory effects.
Post facelift surgery patients are advised to avoid the sun as much as possible and to wear sunscreen when going outdoors. Results can be seen immediately following surgery; however, most patients feel they are ready to face the world within 7 days. The amount of recovery time varies depending on the person, but most patients report they are back to work within one week’s time and are ready to resume their normal activities.
Dr. Kevin Sadati is one of the top California facial plastic surgeons specializing in minimally invasive facelifts. Voted “best cosmetic surgeon in Orange County” by the OC Registrar four years in a row.
As a double board-certified surgeon, Dr. Sadati is an expert in facial plastic surgery and reconstructive surgery. With this extensive knowledge in cranial structures, Dr. Sadati is fully qualified to safely and discreetly reverse signs of aging on the face to deliver a refreshed, rejuvenated appearance. With years of experience in delivering impeccable results to the most discerning patients, Dr. Sadati has earned a reputation for providing some of the highest quality facelift surgery available.
Dr. Kevin Sadati is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (AOBOO-HNS), Diplomate of the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery (ABCS) and a member of the prestigious American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (AAFRS). He has more than fifteen years of experience in the field of facial plastic and reconstructive surgery.
Dr. Sadati has been invited to premier plastic surgery conventions such as American Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery, American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, and American College of Osteopathic Otolaryngology & Facial Plastic Surgery, in order to educate other plastic surgeons on his revolutionary facelift technique. He performs well over 3,500 lower face and neck lift surgery using local anesthesia and twilight sedation without the need for general anesthesia.
As a painter and sculptor, Dr. Kevin Sadati blends art and medical science to create beautiful, natural-looking results in his cosmetic surgery patients. Through his experience, surgical finesse and artistic talent, Dr. Kevin Sadati has become one of the most sought-after facelift surgeons in Orange County.
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Orange County Facelift surgeon, Dr. Kevin Sadati is a top board certified facial plastic surgeon in Newport Beach, has the expertise and experience needed to satisfy any concerns a patient may have. Most surgeons do not take the time to get to know their patients or will recommend procedures that they don’t need or even want. Dr. Sadati takes time for everyone and goes through an extensive consultation because wants the very best for his patients. You can be sure that he will advise you honestly about which facial procedure is best for you and discuss the process with you in detail.
Call Gallery of Cosmetic Surgery & Aesthetic Lounge today to schedule your consultation with Dr. Kevin Sadati.
Does a facelift require general anesthesia?
Not anymore! In fact, one of the specialized areas of my practice has involved many successful facelifts, also known as the ‘Natural Lift’ using only local anesthesia with twilight sedation which patients love. Traditionally, facelifts were performed under general anesthesia or under intravenous (IV) sedation. As skill and knowledge of facial plastic surgery advanced, the usage of local anesthesia for facelifts has increased. I perform most of my lower facelift surgeries under local and twilight sedation. The transfer of using general anesthesia to using local anesthesia was brought about by several factors:
- Patients had an increased desire to avoid the risks inherent to being put under general anesthesia.
- Patients preferred having this procedure done because it is minimally invasive and provides them with a quicker recovery time.
- Advancements in local anesthetic technique presented safer alternatives for our patients.
- Reduced procedure cost.
In the thousands of facial cosmetic surgery procedures I have performed, the local option is an extremely safe, effective and comfortable way of serving the needs of my patients.
While local anesthesia and twilight sedation is a popular choice, it is not for everyone. Some patients require extensive cosmetic surgery that is best performed under general anesthesia or IV sedation. The most appropriate course of treatment for each patient is best discovered during a personal one-on-one consultation with a careful review of their medical history.
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Dr. Sadati also proudly serves the following cities:
- Costa Mesa, CA
- Huntington Beach, CA
- Irvine, CA
- Laguna Beach, CA
- Long Beach, CA
- Mission Viejo, CA
- Santa Ana, CA
- Anaheim, CA
- Los Angeles, CA
- Beverly Hills, CA
- San Diego, CA
Facelift costs vary depending on your geographic location as well as the expertise of your surgeon. The cost ranges between $7,700 and $12,000, and Doctor Sadati thoroughly explains how skin condition, pliability, and sun exposure impact results as well as the cost. Consulting with board-certified plastic surgeons with similar experience will help you determine which procedure is best for you as well as your budget.
Nothing in life, including a facelift, is permanent. Dr. Sadati’s patients experience prolonged positive results for up to 10 years if they take care of their skin, but the aging process itself cannot be stopped entirely. Choosing the best board-certified plastic surgeon available will equate to better results long-term.
Many of Dr. Sadati’s facelift patients continue to have beautiful results 5–10 years after their procedure. Genetics and skin care are both factors in longevity, so Dr. Sadati thoroughly explains how to achieve the best results long-term.
A facelift should be a pain-free procedure, which is why Dr. Sadati combines local anesthesia with twilight sedation. His patients recover quicker and don’t experience post-anesthesia side effects. When recovering at home, most people only need minimal pain medication for a few days. Swelling and bruising are common, but the discomfort usually subsides quickly.
Age, alone, is rarely the most important reason to pursue a facelift. Most patients choose Dr. Sadati because he focuses on rejuvenating their appearance when signs of aging, such as sagging, occur. Many of his Orange County patients opt for a facelift in their 40s or 50s when their skin is still resilient enough to benefit from the procedure, but older patients benefit as well, even beyond their 60s.
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Dr. Kevin Sadati is a top facial plastic surgeon in the Newport Beach and Orange County area with over 15 years of facial and reconstructive surgery experience. He is particularly known for creating natural, subtle results for his patients who don't appear that they've had work done. This can be credited to his extensive experience, as well as his surgical finesse and natural artistic talent. Along with years of studying and training, Dr. Sadati has experience as a painter and sculptor, which embodies his artistic eye for, and appreciation of, aesthetic harmony. He believes that this is key to creating beautiful, natural-looking results in cosmetic surgery. Dr. Sadati has been voted by his patients: “The Best Cosmetic Surgeon” in OC register 5 years in a row, “Top Plastic Surgeon in Orange County” in Locale magazine and received “Best Overall Facial Rejuvenation” award at the National Aesthetic Show by his peers. He also appeared in “The Doctors” show on NBC.