Facelift (Rhytidectomy) | What Is It, Steps, Recovery, Complications & What to Expect

When should you see your surgeon immediately after the surgery?

Contact your surgeon (or healthcare provider) immediately if you experienced:

    • Fever
    • Severe pain, especially on one side of your face and neck in the 1st 24 hours
    • Extreme swelling or bleeding the full under the bandage
    • Unusual discharge from the incision, like pus
    • The stitches became loose before your doctor removed them.