Transgender Facial Surgery

Introduction To Transgender Facial Surgery

Dr. Susan Kaweski and the dedicated team at Aesthetic Arts Institute of Plastic Surgery are committed to helping individuals in San Diego align their physical appearance with their gender identity through expertly performed transgender facial surgery.

Transgender Facial Surgery Results

What Is Transgender Facial Surgery?

Transgender facial surgery involves a range of procedures designed to modify facial features to better reflect an individual’s gender identity. Dr. Kaweski specializes in these surgeries, leveraging her extensive experience as a double board-certified plastic surgeon with a focus on craniofacial procedures.

How Does Transgender Facial Surgery Work?

Dr. Kaweski employs a personalized approach, recommending procedures tailored to each patient’s unique goals and anatomy. These may include forehead and brow reshaping, jaw and chin contouring, nose surgery, hairline advancement and tracheal shave.

Benefits of Transgender Facial Surgery

Enhanced Facial Contours

Implants provide definition and balance to facial features, achieving a more harmonious appearance.

Long-Lasting Results

MEDPOR® implants promote tissue integration, ensuring a natural look and feel that endures over time.

Customized Solutions

Dr. Kaweski customizes implants to match each patient’s facial structure, ensuring optimal aesthetic outcomes.

Minimal Downtime

Many procedures can be performed on an outpatient basis, allowing for a quicker return to daily activities.

Improved Confidence

By aligning physical features with gender identity, facial surgery can boost self-esteem and overall well-being.

Transgender Facial Surgery Timeline and Process

Consultation with Dr. Kaweski

Your experience begins with a personalized consultation with Dr. Kaweski, where you'll receive compassionate guidance and a thorough examination. This initial meeting serves as an opportunity for you to discuss your goals, ask questions, and collaborate with Dr. Kaweski to develop a tailored treatment plan.

Procedure Preparation by Dr. Kaweski

Once your treatment plan is established, Dr. Kaweski will meticulously prepare for your procedure, utilizing her expertise to customize surgical techniques and select appropriate materials for optimal results. You can rest assured knowing that every aspect of your surgery is carefully planned and executed with precision.

Post-Procedure Care by Dr. Kaweski

Following your surgery, Dr. Kaweski and our team provide attentive and comprehensive postoperative care to support your healing process. We remain accessible to address any concerns or questions you may have and work closely with you to ensure your comfort and satisfaction as you recover.

Recovery and Follow-up with Dr. Kaweski

Throughout your recovery journey, Dr. Kaweski continues to provide guidance and support, offering personalized advice and recommendations to promote optimal healing and long-term results. From managing discomfort to monitoring progress, we are committed to your well-being every step of the way.

Why Choose Us for Transgender Facial Surgery?

  • Expertise in Craniofacial Procedures: Dr. Kaweski’s specialization ensures precise and transformative results.
  • Compassionate Approach: Our team provides personalized care in a supportive environment, prioritizing patient comfort and satisfaction.
  • Advanced Techniques: We utilize state-of-the-art procedures and materials to achieve natural-looking outcomes with minimal scarring.
  • Comprehensive Care: From consultation to recovery, we are dedicated to guiding patients through every step of their surgical journey.
  • Exceptional Results: Dr. Kaweski’s skill and dedication consistently deliver results that exceed patient expectations.


How long does recovery typically take?

Recovery times vary depending on the procedures performed but generally range from several weeks to a few months. Dr. Kaweski provides detailed postoperative care instructions to optimize healing.

Are the results permanent?

While results are long-lasting, factors such as aging and lifestyle choices can affect the appearance over time. Dr. Kaweski’s expertise ensures durable and satisfying outcomes.

Are transgender facial surgeries safe?

When performed by a skilled and experienced surgeon like Dr. Kaweski, transgender facial surgeries are generally safe. Our practice prioritizes patient safety and follows strict protocols to minimize risks.

How do I know which procedures are right for me?

During your consultation, Dr. Kaweski will discuss your goals and recommend the most appropriate procedures based on your anatomy and desired outcome. She will guide you through the decision-making process with expertise and compassion.