Plastic surgeon Dr. Christian Arroyo performs buccal fat removal in Houston to improve the definition in his client’s faces. This procedure is an excellent way for patients to achieve a more chiseled facial aesthetic. During the surgery, Dr. Arroyo employs cutting-edge surgical techniques to help create the facial contours that his patients have always dreamed of having.
Shortly after your buccal fat removal in Houston, you will be given a special mouthwash that helps prevent infections. Dr. Arroyo will also provide post-operative care instructions and prescribe pain medication. Mild discomfort, pain, swelling, and slight bruising are common within the first few days but usually disappear with time. Cold packs may be used to improve the soreness. If you have stitches in your mouth, they typically dissolve within ten days. Most people can return to their routine schedule within seven days based on their work. It may be up to 4 months before you are fully recovered, depending on your body’s healing ability. Dr. Arroyo’s office will be available throughout the recovery process to answer your questions and provide the support you need.