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Face Lift Surgery in Turkey

Face lift surgery corrects wrinkles and sagging that occur on the face as a result of aging and allows you to have younger facial features.

With age, a little under the influence of genetic factors and external factors such as the sun, sagging on the middle face and neck, sagging on the upper eyelid skin, bagging on the lower eyelid, falling eyebrows and forehead lines may become noticeable, sagging on the jawline may occur.

With this surgery, the sagging in the face and neck area is removed, the eyebrow position is raised again, a more pronounced chin facial appearance is obtained. Excess skin is discarded, hung with suture and hanging methods, if necessary, and can be combined with other non-surgical techniques such as radiofrequency, filling, fat injection.

Who Is the Face Lift Performed For?

If you do not have any health problems that prevent surgery, if you have signs of aging on your face and this condition bothers you, you can have this surgery.

Before the Face Lift Surgery

You should definitely make your expectations clear to your plastic surgeon before the surgery. It is worth bearing in mind that your face has been rejuvenated by this surgery, in fact, it has not changed. For this reason, if you have a youth photo when you come, it will be useful to bring it with you. If you smoke, you should definitely quit 3 weeks before the operation, and you should also stop consuming herbal tea with blood thinners 1 week before.

Face Lift Surgery

The face lift is performed under general anesthesia, starting from the scalp, going down in front of the ear and then leaving a scar on the back of the neck to follow the hairline. There are many techniques that can be applied according to the needs, the appropriate one is applied by your surgeon.

After Face Lift Surgery

Drains are placed to prevent blood accumulation after surgery, they are usually removed the next day, stitches are removed within 7-10 days. It is recommended to keep your head high for the first 2-3 days to reduce edema. It is normal to have bruising and swelling during this period. it is expected to return to normal appearance within 1 week-10 days, you can return to work after 10 days. The feeling of tension is also natural, it recedes within a few days. 2-3 After surgery. it will get a view close to the last view on the moon.

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President of Organ Transplant Center at MedicalPark Hospital Antalya

Turkey's world-renowned organ transplant specialist. Dr. Demirbaş has 104 international publications and 102 national publications.

Physician's Resume:

Born on August 7, 1963 in Çorum, Prof. Dr. Alper Demirbaş has been continuing his work as the President of MedicalPark Antalya Hospital Organ Transplantation Center since 2008.

Prof. who performed the first tissue incompatible kidney transplant in Turkey, the first blood type incompatible kidney transplant, the first kidney-pancreas transplant program and the first cadaveric donor and live donor liver transplant in Antalya. Dr. As of August 2016, Alper Demirbaş has performed 4900 kidney transplants, 500 liver transplants and 95 pancreas transplants.

In addition to being the chairman of 6 national congresses, he has also been an invited speaker at 12 international and 65 national scientific congresses. Dr. Alper Demirbaş was married and the father of 1 girl and 1 boy.


Eczacibasi Medical Award of 2002, Akdeniz University Service Award of 2005, Izder Medical Man of the Year Award of 2006, BÖHAK Medical Man of the Year Award of 2007, Sabah Mediterranean Newspaper Scientist of the Year Award of 2007, ANTIKAD Scientist of the Year Award of 2009, Social Ethics Association Award of 2010, Işık University Medical Man of the Year Award of 2015, VTV Antalya's Brand Value Award of 2015.


Doctor of Medicine Degree Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine Ankara, General Surgeon Ministry of Health Turkey EKFMG (0-477-343-8), University of Miami School of Medicine Member of Multiple Organ Transplant, ASTS Multiorgan Transplant Scholarship. Lecturer at Kyoto University. Lecturer at University of Essen, Research assistant at the University of Cambridge .

Professional Members:

American Society of Transplant Surgeons, American Transplantation Society Nominated, Middle East and Southern Africa Council Transplantation Society 2007, International Liver Transplantation Association, Turkish Transplantation Association, Turkish Society of Surgery, Turkish Hepatobiliary Surgery Association.


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