Your lips are an invaluable facial feature. Not only do they add beauty and convey emotion, but they also aid in proper speech and swallowing. Therefore, patients that have lip abnormalities may suffer from both aesthetic and functional consequences. Dr. Kenrick Spence is a reputable lip cosmetic surgeon who is able to repair and reconstruct a number of lip defects. Using his artistic eye and trained precision, Dr. Spence can create the full and balanced lips you always wanted or lips that may have been damaged from an injury or illness. At Forever Faces Plastic Surgery, we offer a full menu of cosmetic lip procedures, including fat grafting, lip augmentation, lip enhancement and lip reduction. Whether you have a minor defect that has always bothered you or a severe abnormality that limits normal speech, we can deliver the compassionate, patient-centered care you deserve and the state-of-the-art surgical techniques you need when it comes to lip reconstruction in Raleigh.
Cosmetic Repair For Lip Defects
There are a number of reasons why patients need lip reconstruction, all of which are either uncontrollable or unavoidable. Dr. Spence repairs lip defects that were caused by the following:
- Congenital malformation
- Injury or trauma
- Facial Nerve Paralysis
- Removal of cancerous lesion
- Following cleft lip repair
Regardless of the cause or severity of your lip deformity, you can trust Dr. Spence to address it with remarkable expertise. He approaches each case with careful consideration to the unique needs of each patient. Lip reconstruction can involve a number of procedure techniques that can correct aesthetic flaws, functional issues, or both. The timing of your surgery is important and strongly influenced by the type and cause of your lip defect. Traumatic injuries to the lip should be addressed as soon as possible. For children who have had cleft lip repair as a baby, a lip reconstruction is often performed when the child is older. Dr. Spence is also a highly esteemed MOHS surgeon, which means that he carries the unique training needed to cosmetically reconstruct lips after removing a cancerous lesion.
To learn which surgical methods your lip reconstruction may entail, please contact Forever Faces Plastic Surgery today and schedule a consultation with Dr. Kenrick Spence in Raleigh. He is committed to using the most advanced and proven techniques in plastic surgery so that patients achieve the best possible outcome when seeking cosmetic correction of their most delicate facial features.