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Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Why choose Ochsner Health for your facial plastic and reconstructive surgery?

At Ochsner, a team of surgeons specializes in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. Trained in ENT (ear, nose and throat) care, or otolaryngology, head and neck surgery, and facial plastic surgery, our specialists have the skills and experience to deliver safe and beautiful results to residents of Louisiana and Mississippi. Our surgeons are committed to providing sophisticated care by staying on the leading edge of facial reconstruction and performing the latest procedures.

With multiple locations, Ochsner’s plastic and reconstructive surgery services are easy to access for residents of Louisiana and Mississippi. Find a location near you.

Imperfections, scars and unwanted features on the head or neck require an expert touch. Common reasons people seek facial plastic and reconstructive surgery include:

  • Breathing difficulty due to a sinus condition or deviated septum
  • Broken nose
  • Drooping eyelids
  • Facial paralysis or weakness caused by Bell’s palsy
  • Oversized or protruding ears
  • Scars from injury or cancer care
  • Torn or stretched earlobes
  • Unbalanced facial features
  • Wrinkles, sagging skin and other signs of aging on the face or neck

When you choose Ochsner for facial plastic and reconstructive surgery, you have access to experts who take minimally invasive approaches for maximum success. We can perform multiple procedures during a single visit. Nonsurgical and surgical treatments we offer include the following:

  • Botox, Dysport and other methods to reduce unwanted frown lines
  • Browlift to erase years from your appearance
  • Chin implants for a more balanced appearance to the face
  • Earlobe procedures to repair damaged lobes
  • Eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) to lift the upper and lower lid for improved vision and younger appearance
  • Facial reanimation to regain form and function when Bell’s palsy affects facial nerves
  • Facelift to tighten facial skin and provide a more youthful appearance
  • Filler injection to reverse the effects of aging and the sun
  • Nasal reconstruction to correct deformities caused by a deviated septum, sinus conditions, broken nose or surgery for skin cancer
  • Neck lift (lower rhytidectomy) to remove sagging and wrinkling in the neck and jawline
  • Nose reshaping (rhinoplasty or nose job) is available to remedy aesthetic deformities for a more symmetrical nose. Ochsner surgeons have studied and understand the unique needs of various ethnicities to provide the best possible result for all patients.
  • Reduction of ear size or placement (otoplasty)
  • Rhinoplasty revision, a complex procedure that corrects nose jobs performed elsewhere
  • Scar revision
  • Skin reconstruction following Mohs surgery for skin cancer
  • Skin rejuvenation procedures, such as laser skin resurfacing and microdermabrasion, for skin that appears healthier and younger

Facial plastic and reconstructive surgery at Ochsner requires an expert team. Our ENT and facial plastic and reconstructive surgeons work alongside a range of other specialists, including:

To help these specialists cater to you, we provide several support services. These include:

  • Elevate by Ochsner Health. At specialty locations, we combine laser treatments and facials with massage, Vichy shower treatment, a type of shower designed to stimulate circulation, and more.
  • Facial rehabilitation. Following corrective surgery for paralyzed or weak facial muscles, an Ochsner facial rehabilitation specialist will help you make the most of your procedure.
  • Virtual visits. Prior to your procedure, your surgeon can meet with you online to discuss the upcoming procedure and what to expect. Some follow-up visits can also take place virtually. All you need is a computer or smartphone and internet access.

For years, residents of Louisiana and Mississippi have appreciated Ochsner’s excellent plastic and reconstructive surgery services. Now, those outside of our borders are taking notice.

Recently, U.S. News & World Report named Ochsner’s ear, nose and throat program one of the top 50 in the country. So, if you want the best for your face and neck, you don’t have to go far. It’s right here, close to home.

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Map of Ochsner-affiliated facilities that provide services related to Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Locations

Ochsner Medical Complex - Clearview
4430 Veterans Memorial Blvd.
Metairie, LA 70006
  • Monday – Friday: 7 a.m.-5 p.m.
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery of Acadiana
900 East St. Mary Blvd.
Lafayette, LA 70503
  • Monday–Thursday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
  • Friday: 8 a.m.-noon
Ochsner Lafayette General Surgical Hospital
1000 West Pinhook Road
Lafayette, LA 70503
  • Open 24/7
Ochsner CHRISTUS Health Center - Lake Area
4150 Nelson Road
Lake Charles, LA 70605
  • Mon–Fri: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center
1214 Coolidge St.
Lafayette, LA 70503
  • Open 24/7
Ochsner Medical Complex - The Grove
10310 The Grove Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70836
  • Monday–Friday: 7 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Saturday: 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
Ochsner Medical Center – New Orleans
1514 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
  • Open 24/7
Ochsner Baptist - A Campus of Ochsner Medical Center
2700 Napoleon Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70115
  • Open 24/7