With ever evolving technology has helped in many areas and surgery is one of the areas that utilize the new technology. Surgeons are using different techniques and equipment to carry out the surgeries. There are specific surgeries that are performed on men. Such surgeries entail a specific procedure that makes them successful. These surgeries are offered for the cosmetic and health reasons. So what are the popular make surgeries offered in dedicate clinics?
• Rhinoplasty; The Nose Job
This is one of the most common cosmetic surgeries offered to men. The surgery is performed either externally, on the nose, or within the nose canal. During the procedure, the nose skin will be split from the cartilage and the bone. It is the cartilage will then be broken and adjusted to the shape that is desired. After that, the skin will be put back in place. A splint will then be applied after the surgery to help maintain the new shape of the nose. Soft plastic splints or nasal packs may be placed within the nostril make the septum stable. The procedure takes about an hour or two, and it costs around $6,000.
Liposuction is another common procedure that mostly applies to the middle-aged men. The procedure entails getting rid of the excess fat around the waistline. The localized fat deposits are sucked out through a narrow tube that is inserted through a small cut in the fat layer. This will mostly be applied to the thigh area, the waist, or the stomach. Once the selected area is cut, the tub will be pushed into the fat layers, and then a vacuum pump or a super-sized syringe will be used to suck out the fatty tissues. This procedure can lead to excess loss of fluids or irregularities of the skin. The surgery can cost between $2,600 and $7,000.
• Blepharoplasty; Eyelid Surgery
Another cosmetic surgery that is offered to men. With this surgery, it is high in men between ages forty and fifty. They are aimed at removing drooping lids and sagging bags in the eyes. During the surgery, tiny incisions will be made along the natural eyelid lines. This can be made on the upper lid, or below the lower lid lashes. After that, the surgeon will split the skin from the muscles and fatty tissues. After that, the excess fat will be removed and the sagging skin and muscle will be trimmed. When the procedure is done, the incisions will be covered with extremely fine stitches. The procedure can take between one and three hours, depending on the condition of the patient. The cost of the upper eyelid will be around $2,900, and the lower lid surgery will be around $3,500.
Other common male surgeries include the Otoplasty, for correcting the ear. The face or neck lift surgery is another surgery that is performed on men who need to get rid of the fat tissues around the neck or face. The abdominoplasty, which is the male tummy tucks is also another common surgery, along with the Gynaecomastia, which is the male breast reduction. Each surgery will have specific drawbacks. For that, you should know about the surgery before you ask for it. Ensure that you talk to your doctor and determine if you are fit for the surgery.