What will my recovery entail?
An overnight stay is usually required after forehead contouring. Swelling, discomfort and bruising is normal, and can be well controlled with prescription pain medications from Dr. Satterwhite and Dr. Gurjala. Most clients can return to normal activities within 2 weeks, but should avoid vigorous physical activity for at least 4 weeks. Forehead numbness may come and go for up to 1 year.
What is the cost for forehead contouring in San Francisco?
The fees for forehead contouring will depend on the technique chosen to affect change, as well as on the anesthesia, facility costs and surgeon’s costs. Dr. Satterwhite and Dr. Gurjala’s team will sit down with you after your private San Francisco consultation and deliver a personalized, detailed quote for your surgery.
Why select Align Surgical for facial feminization surgery?
Dr. Satterwhite, a Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and winner of the competitive Plastic Surgery Foundation Award, offers a cosmetic sanctuary where transgender and gender-nonconforming individuals can find the freedom and safety to blossom into their ideal vision of themselves – aesthetically, emotionally and spiritually.
Dr. Satterwhite received his medical degree from Stanford University and stayed on to complete a demanding residency in plastic surgery at Stanford Hospital. He sharpened his skills in facial feminization by completing an elite craniofacial fellowship under the guidance of world-renowned surgeon, Dr. Anthony Wolfe.