Excision of Buccal Fat for Slimmer, More Angular Face
Buccal Fat Pad Removal in Manhattan, NYC
Are rounder and fuller cheeks taking away your aesthetically pleasing facial features? Do you wish to have a more angular face? Do you think your facial features make you feel less confident? Board certified Manhattan plastic surgeon and general surgeon Richard W. Swift, Jr., M.D., F.A.C.S. has you covered. Opt for buckle fat pad removal surgery to lose fat around the jaw line.
What is Buccal Fat Pad Removal?
Buccal fat pads result from the predisposition of fat, thus giving fullness to the lower face and are often termed as chipmunk cheek appearance. Buccal fat removal, alternatively known as cheek reduction surgery, helps improve the excessive fullness of the cheeks. This surgical procedure provides a slimmer and smoother face while restoring a youthful appearance.
Benefits of Buccal Fat Pad Removal
People who undergo buccal fat pad removal surgery are amazed by the end results. They have observed the following benefits.
- Well-defined cheeks
- Thinner and angled cheeks
- Enhanced appearance
- Greater self-confidence
- Youthful and renewed appearance
Buccal Fat Pad Removal Before and After
We invite you to browse our catalog of cosmetic surgeries and treatments to see the result for yourself. Dr. Swift offer personalized consultation based on the patient’s requirements for the best results. Each individual is different and thus the results may differ too, however, you will benefit a lot from Dr. Swift’s treatment.
Preparing for Buccal Fat Pad Removal
This is an outpatient procedure that is usually performed in about 1 hour. Sedation or general anesthetic is used to make the patient feel comfortable throughout the procedure. An incision is made between cheeks and gums which expose the fascia and fibers of buccinators. External pressure is applied under the cheek bone by the surgeon, which causes the buccal fat to protrude. Excess of the fat is trimmed and the patient is left behind with slender pleasing contour cheek.
Buccal Fat Pad Removal Recovery
A very little downtime follows buccal fat pad removal surgery. It is common for the patient to experience swelling and bruising after the procedure; however, the recovery is majorly pain-free. In a majority of cases, patients can rejoin their work the following day. Buccal fat removal surgery does not leave behind visible scarring as only intraoral incisions are made.
Am I the Right Candidate?
Men and women can both benefit from this procedure; however, you need to have realistic expectations from this procedure.
Only Dr. Swift can determine whether or not you are the right candidate. He will assess you and help you restore a youthful appearance.
How Much Does the Surgery Cost?
If you choosing to opt for buccal fat removal procedure, you need to shell out somewhere between $3000 to $5000. The procedure fee varies depending on regions and on the fact whether the doctor is practicing in the suburban or urban area.
Why Choose Dr. Swift?
Board-certified plastic surgeon Richard W. Swift, Jr., M.D., F.A.C.S. provides a variety of cosmetic surgeries and treatments to help improve and enhance your natural beauty. A graduate of Yale and Brown University, Dr. Swift has earned prestigious awards for his vast medical expertise and experience. In addition to offering a wide range of cosmetic surgery options, Dr. Swift can also provide detailed consultations on surgical techniques, alternative treatments, and pre- and post-operative care. Throughout the process, his number one goal is to deliver personalized, high-quality, one-on-one care to ensure your complete comfort and satisfaction.
What to Expect During Consultation
Dr. Swift provides uncompromising attention to details, answers patient’s questions and makes sure to address their concern. He takes out time to explain the procedure to the patient to prepare them. This is why so many Manhattan residents trust Dr. Swift for all their cosmetic surgery and treatment needs!
A well-sculptured face needs not to be reserved for celebrities. Get rid of chubby cheeks and fullness around the cheeks. Contact our Manhattan, NYC office today to schedule your consultation.