The appearance of the face can be altered due to injury, trauma, medical treatments, and Moh’s resection of skin cancers. In many cases, an individual’s self confidence can be negatively impacted as well. Fortunately, there are a variety of reconstructive surgery techniques which can help by re-approximating a normal appearance and/or improving function. Reconstructive techniques can improve both congenital deformities and developmental deformities.
Located in Newport Beach, California, Dr. Batniji is a facial plastic surgeon with board certification from both the American Board of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery and the American Board of Otolaryngology. The doctor has dedicated the whole of his career to facial plastic surgery. He uses his specialized skills and knowledge to provide his patients with the very best reconstructive surgery results.
Dr. Batniji is affiliated with several fully accredited outpatient surgery centers and hospitals throughout Southern California, and your reconstructive surgery may take place at any one of these. He commonly performs surgery at the Newport Beach Surgery Center and at Hoag Memorial Presbyterian Hospital where he is a member of both the Department of Plastic Surgery and the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.
There are many different techniques used in reconstructive surgery depending on the particular problem. Cancer reconstruction can be performed using a variety of methods including skin flap, skin grafts and free tissue transfers. Facial trauma reconstruction corrects facial lacerations and/or fractures which may have occurred from injury or accident, animal bites and other traumas. Scar revision techniques are utilized to camouflage facial scars or improve them in appearance and may be achieved through surgery or skin resurfacing.
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