rhytidoplasty


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Noun1.rhytidoplasty - plastic surgery to remove wrinkles and other signs of aging from your facerhytidoplasty - plastic surgery to remove wrinkles and other signs of aging from your face; an incision is made near the hair line and skin is pulled back and excess tissue is excised; "some actresses have more than one face lift"
nose job, rhinoplasty - cosmetic surgery to improve the appearance of your nose
anaplasty, plastic surgery, reconstructive surgery - surgery concerned with therapeutic or cosmetic reformation of tissue
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These challenging cases can often benefit from a secondary procedure: submental rhytidoplasty.
We perform submental rhytidoplasty in approximately 5% of our patients, and we find that it is an effective and cosmetically appealing means of addressing a challenging deformity.