Mandible Angle Resection surgery

Mandible Angle Resection surgery

Mandible Angle Resection surgery

Mandible Angle Resection surgery

Facial feminization surgery (FFS) refers to surgical procedures that alter the human face to bring its features closer in shape and size to those of an average female human. “FFS” is generally not regarded to include facial hair removal. FFS techniques are derived from maxillofacial and reconstructive surgery as well as general plastic and cosmetic surgery. There are only a small number of surgeons globally who specialize in FFS.

FFS has become increasingly sought after by transsexual women and many feel that it is just as important or even more important for them than sex reassignment surgery (SRS) because it helps them integrate socially as women

What is Mandible Angle Resection (Jaw and Chin Shaving) Surgery?

Males’ jaws tend to be wider and taller than female jaws and often have a sharp corner at the back. The back corner can be rounded off in a procedure called “mandibular angle reduction”; bone can also be shaved off along the lower edge of the jaw to reduce width and height and the chewing muscles (masseter muscles) can also be reduced to make the jaw appear narrower

Males tend to have taller chins than females and while female chins tend to be rounded, male chins tend to be square with a flat base and two corners. The chin can be reduced in height either by bone shaving or with a procedure called a “sliding genioplasty” where a section of bone is removed. The square corners can usually be shaved down.

Sometimes liposuction is also used to remove some of the fat that some people have underneath the chin.

Best Candidates for Mandible Angle Resection Surgery.

- Must be over 18 year old with good health condition

- Aesthetic surgery can improve your appearance.

- Emotion stability is one of the most important factors.

- To achieve more Feminine look by smoothing the Jaw and Chin

- Elevating the position of the Jaw and Chin

The package includes:

- Accommodation for 1 night in hospital private room after surgery

- Operating Room Charges: OR Room Use, Recovery Room, Scrub & Circulate Nurse

- Regular menu food charges

- Laboratory Testing: necessary for the procedure as CBC, EKG, UA, Anti HIV, Chest X-Ray

(If age over 45 need to check Cardiology.  An extra charge 100 USD)

- Medical Equipments and Medical Supplies

- General Anesthesia – Pre Anesthetic Drugs, Anesthesia and Medical Gas (Oxygen, Nitrous Oxide)

- Medical Treatments

- Doctor fees

- Anesthesia fees

- Nursing services

- Take home medication and supplies

- Post op cares

-  Transportation pick up (optional)

Service Accommodation

- Transportation pick up from airport –hotel-clinic-airport  as well as follow up period (optional)

- Mobile service during recovery with local number.  People can get in touch with you.

- Hotel reservation at least 1 km from Preecha Aesthetic Institute

- Touring services

- Interpreter services  with any language

Type of Anesthesia: General Anesthesia

 

Preparation

- Inform us about any allergies, any serious medical condition(s), and all medications you are taking (both prescription and non- prescription).

- No Aspirin 2 weeks before surgery.

- Stop vitamin E Oil 1 day before surgery.

- Stop smoking 2 days and a month after surgery.

- Tell doctor if you have any serious medical condition(s).

- Stop meal and water starting from midnight before surgery.

- Plan to be in Thailand at least 10 days after surgery.

- Make sure to shower and shampoo before the procedure and to wash your eyebrows. Cosmetics should not be worn.

 

Postoperative Recovery

After Mandibular Angle Resection surgery, it is important to keep the head elevated for several days in order to minimize postoperative swelling. Some numbness and temporary discomfort may persist around the incision for several days, but this can be controlled with pain medication. The bruising and swelling that does occur will usually subside considerably in the first week. Bandages will come off a day or two after Mandibular surgery. Stitches from the surgery are removed during the first two weeks, though this varies from patient to patient.

Normal work can be resumed 10 days after a Mandibular procedure, though recovery. You should be able to shower and wash your hair a few days after the bandages come off. However, vigorous activity should be limited for several weeks, including jogging, bending, sex, or any activity that increases your blood pressure.

Most of the visible signs of Mandibular surgery should disappear within a few weeks, and minor swelling and bruising can usually be hidden with makeup. Do not worry if you feel a bit tired and let down at first, as your body heals itself and you begin to look better, you will feel better as well.

Patients are usually very satisfied with their new look once their surgery site has completely healed. Patients often do not realize just how much their Mandibular contributed to an older appearance until they see their new, refreshed look.

 

Treatment after surgery during the first 7 days of Mandibular Angle Resection:

1. Removing Incisions within 5-7 days after surgery.

2. No heavy exercise 2 weeks after surgery

3. Scars are usually well hidden and normally fade in time

4. Swelling and bruising can be minimized by keeping the head elevated as much as possible during the first few days of recovery

 

Surgery

Time required: 2 hours

Anesthesia

General Anesthesia

Mandibular Angle Resection Recovery:

Back to work: 10 days

More strenuous activity: after 4 weeks

Fading of scars: several months

Surgery Schedule (require 10 days after surgery in Thailand)

 

Day 1 – Consultation

Day 2 – Surgery

Day 3-7 – Recovery period and Follow up

Days 7 – Stitches will be removed

Day 7-10 – After removing stitches, you may return to hotel for better recovery

Day 10 – You can back to work

Set up your appointment at PAI.

 

The following information is a step-by-step to direct our online consultation and to set up your appointment.

1. Write your question, interest at consult us in program form

2. Via email Consult@pai.co.th

2.1   list your expectations or procedure that you are interest and give us your detail as possible

2.2   email to us

2.3   We will get back to you shortly after receive your question with recommendation from specialize surgeon

3. Once you know your planning date for surgery.  Here is the next step.

3.1   Consultation with us via email for details and procedure

3.2   Plan your available date to be surgery and departure from Bangkok

3.3    We will confirm you for surgery date

3.4    You may start to book your airline ticket

3.5    We will confirm you all detail and hotel booking, if require

3.6    For transportation to be pick up from the airport, we can do for you as optional

 

Address:

PAI (Preecha Aesthetic Institute)

898/1 Sukumvit 55

Wattana, Bangkok 10110 Thailand

Tel: (662) 715-0111

Meeting Point (Airport)

The driver will stand by for you at the door number 4 (Meeting point) after exit from customs.  The driver will stand by with your name and PAI’s logo.

Hotel

Hotel partner are special offer for PAI.

Language

- Thai and English

- Other Language upon request

 

Payment

1. The payment can be prepared in Cash by US dollars, Euro Dollar, Japanese Yen, HKD, SGD, AUD or pay by Traveler‘s Cheques.

2. Bank’s Transfer.

3. If using credit cards, the hospital will charged 3% for international transaction fee.  This is only for surgery fees.  Hotels are not charged for international transaction fee.

An extra charged for HIV is 30% from total cost.

Cost of meal

Cost of living meal per day is 15-20 USD.

Passport and VISA

Preecha Aesthetic Institute can issue the letter to clarify with your local Embassy or Passport.

Tourist Visa Exemption (30 days without VISA)

Australia, Austria, Belgium ,Brazil ,Bahrain , Brunei Darussalam   ,Canada, Denmark ,Finland ,France, Germany  ,Greece ,Hong Kong ,Iceland  ,Indonesia  ,Ireland  ,Israel  ,Italy  ,Japan  ,South Korea ,Kuwait ,Luxembourg , Malaysia  ,Monaco  ,Netherlands  ,New Zealand  ,Norway  ,Oman ,Peru  ,Philippines  ,Portugal , Qatar , Singapore  ,Spain  ,South Africa  ,Sweden  ,Switzerland  ,Turkey  ,United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom  ,United States of America ,Vietnam.

Airport Immigration and Customs

Please present the supporting documents confirming the scheduled operation upon request. Please do not carry any unnecessary drugs or dangerous objects in your luggage.

 

FAQs for Mandibular Angle Resection

 

How long is the recovery?

Patients can typically return to their normal daily routines about seven to ten days following the Mandibular procedure. During recovery, the patient must keep his or her head elevated for the first few days. Medication can help with any pain or soreness. Within a week after the surgery, the stitches are removed.

What type of surgeon should perform my procedure?

The ideal type of physician for Mandibular is an ophthalmic plastic surgeon. This type of doctor is certified by the American Board of Plastic or Thai Board of Plastic and is specially trained in plastic surgery of the facial surgeries and surrounding structures of the face. General cosmetic surgeons do not undergo such specialized training in plastic surgery of the mandibular.

 

Risk

All surgery carries risks – But can minimize by closely following your surgeon’s advice on follow up care during the healing process.

 

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