Facial Trauma in Baltimore, MD
Traumatic events such as motor vehicle accidents and falls can result in injury to the soft tissue or bones of the face. Depending on the severity of the injury, surgery may be required to restore the form and function of the injured region. Dr. Samuel Hahn of the Maryland Center for Facial Plastic Surgery, is an expert in reconstructive plastic surgery following trauma. We treat trauma patients in the Baltimore, Towson, and Columbia areas, so they can recover from their injury and regain confidence in their appearance.
What is Facial Trauma Repair?
Facial trauma can range from soft tissue injuries such as lacerations to bony trauma such as orbital, nasal, or jaw fractures. Injury to the face can impact a person’s appearance and lead to changes in vision, breathing, chewing, or swallowing. Facial trauma repair involves various reconstructive procedures used to restore the original appearance and functionality of the face.
What are the Benefits of Facial Trauma Reconstruction?
Facial trauma repair offers the following benefits:
- Restore natural appearance while minimizing scars
- Restore functionality and integrity of injured facial features
- Provide stability and strength to fractured bone
Am I A Good Candidate for Facial Trauma Repair?
If you have been involved in an injury and notice any change to your facial appearance or functionality (e.g. ability to breathe), you may be a good candidate for reconstructive surgery. Additionally, if you have been diagnosed with a fracture involving the bone around your eyes, nose, or jaw, you may require reconstructive surgery. If you think you are a good candidate, schedule a consultation with Dr. Hahn. During this consultation, Dr. Hahn will walk you through the treatment and explain what kind of results are possible.
What Can I Expect from my Facial Trauma Repair Treatment?
The types of procedures performed to restore the appearance and functionality of the face after a trauma largely depend on the degree of injury. This may include a range of reconstructive and cosmetic procedures, which will be unique to the patient’s needs. Dr. Hahn will walk you through the necessary treatments and what you can expect from your procedure.
How Much Does Facial Trauma Repair Cost?
If you are having facial trauma repair as a result of an injury, a portion of the cost may be covered by insurance. The total cost will depend on the types of treatments used in the repair process. During your consultation, we will provide you with a clear breakdown of costs and explain your payment options.
If you have suffered recent facial trauma or have lasting effects from a previous injury in the Baltimore, Towson, and Columbia areas, you can trust Dr. Hahn at Maryland Center for Facial Plastic Surgery. Contact us today for a consultation.