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Mill Valley Facelift Surgery city, state

Regardless of how young you feel inside, as you get older, your face begins to change. The skin and underlying tissues can sag, changing the contours of your face and diminishing the beauty of your features. While aging is a fact of life, you still want to look as youthful and energetic as you feel. Facelift surgery can minimize the effects of aging, keeping you looking like your more youthful self.

At our center in Mill Valley in Marin County, we perform many different types of facelifts to help our patients achieve a more youthful appearance. Dr. Evan Ransom has extensive training, experience and education in performing the most advanced techniques to address aging in the facial region. He has a double board certification from the American Board of Otolaryngology (head and neck surgery) and in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery, highly acclaimed credentials in the field of facial plastic surgery. His attention to personalizing each facelift surgery to the needs of the individual have created spectacular results for our patients that want to look younger. This is while still retaining their unique and natural look.

Customized Facelifts

Rhytidectomy, or facelift surgery, is not a one-size-fits-all procedure. There are many different types and levels of surgical repair to address the effects of aging on the face. For younger patients just starting to see sagging skin in the midface and neck region, a “mini-facelift” may be the best option, with quicker recovery and less dissection. For those with heavier jowls or more intense sagging in the neck area, Dr. Ransom may suggest a deep-plane facelift. The procedure addresses not only the skin but the muscles and tissues underneath for longer-lasting, natural results.

At the San Francisco Center for Facial Plastic, Reconstructive & Laser Surgery in Mill Valley, we believe in a customized, personal approach to our cosmetic procedures, including facelift surgery. Dr. Evan Ransom and our team will take the time to understand your expectations and discuss the options available in facelift surgery. Contact us today to schedule your consultation to learn more about facelift surgery at our office in Marin County.

Please note that all patients are different and individual healing times and results may vary. The statements regarding procedures and recovery made here are general rules.

Our Patient Reviews

San Francisco Center for Facial Plastic, Reconstructive & Laser Surgery

5 / 5.0

Based on 23 reviews

Christina G.

I had several nasal/sinus issues including a severely deviated septum and a dorsal hump, which I wasn't crazy about. Dr Ransom did both the medical and aesthetic parts of my surgery and he did a wonderful job! While I did have some swelling, I didn't experience much bruising at all. I loved that he left the natural look of my nose just making small corrections. My breathing has GREATLY improved. His office staff was super helpful in scheduling and making sure payment and everything was very clear. I am very, very, very pleased with my results!!

Tk I.

I had a terrible surf accident in Bali and needed to get 50 stitches to repair what the reef did to my face. I had emergency cosmetic surgery in Bali the day of the accident. Immediately when i got back to the states i was introduced to Dr Ransom through some mutual friends. I was searching for the best cosmetic surgeon in San Francisco to help in my recovery. He and his team have been amazing! he helped establish a plan for my post-op wound care/treatment and administered some initial laser treatments. Dr Ransom and his team are extremely knowledgeable and very patient / helpful. I am very grateful for their help and support. I am finally looking normal again!

Joey B.

I had three issues with my nose - which inhibited my breathing: 1- broken nose, 2 - narrow nostrils that collapsed when I inhaled through my nose, 3 - deviated septum. When I was living in New York, I went to see a doctor about my breathing issues, and he said my skin was too thin and there was likely nothing he could do to rectify the problem. Dr. Ransom was recommended by an ENT I saw through One Medical. As soon as he saw him, he said he could easily fix my nose, and remove the bump that had formed from the trauma. His confidence and strong sense of self immediately put me at ease, and I had little doubt that he could accomplish exactly what he promised. He showed me a modified picture of my nose , and really liked what he proposed. The end result very closely matched what he promised. Not only can I now breath much more easily through my nose, it looks much better. He managed to make it look like an improved version of itself, however I still look like me, and unless I tell anyone I had it done, it's not overly noticeable, which I prefer. I'm pretty vain and very critical, and I can say that Dr. Ransom is great, and comes highly recommended.

Edward T.

Doctor Evan Ransom took my surgery on relatively short order and did a wonderful job. He is very talented and has a nice friendly professional support staff. I can not thank him enough, he was calm, caring, professional and interested in the follow results of his work . He seemed to bring a certain artistry to the profession.

Lisa C.

Dr. Ransom is a talented physician. He is knowledgeable, professional and goes the extra mile to make you feel comfortable during your treatments. He has been blessed with an artistic eye which brings wonderful results. I highly recommend Dr. Ransom and would refer all of my friends and family members to choose him as their physician.

Cheryl H.

Dr Ransom is very kind, honest, and conscience doctor. I was referred by my best friend, she is also Doctor Ransom patient. She has so much good things said about Doctor Ransom. So I had a face lift done by Doctor Ransom on July 2015. He did a wonderful job on my face and I have a lot of compliments on my face. So if anyone want to get their face done. I would highly recommended Doctor Ransom to you. I give Doctor Ransom a five stars.

Jill P.

I have currently been getting botox regularly with Dr. Ransom and he does a fantastic job. My previous doctor's office moved to another location where it was no longer convenient. I didn't realize what I was missing until I went to Dr. Ransom. I felt really comfortable, but most important he did a terrific job blowing my previous doctor out of the park. (Sometimes it's good switch it up a bit to make sure you are getting the best treatment.) On top of that, Dee the office manager is an incredible asset to the office. She personalizes your visit and relationship with the office to an extent I have never experienced before. I even get follow up calls to see how I am doing after a treatment. I highly recommend Dr. Ransom for his great work, and his team's impeccable customer service.

Arielle C.

Dr. Ransom and Dee are the BEST! Whether it's aesthetic or reconstructive, I'd trust him over and over again with my face.