Facial Plastic Surgery FAQs

What is a Facial Plastic Surgeon?

A facial plastic surgeon completes a residency in either Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery or Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery and then goes on to complete further specialized training solely in Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. This competitive track consists of 6 (or more) years of surgical training after completing medical school.

What types of Surgical Procedures does Omaha Face offer?

We offer a wide range of aesthetic and reconstructive procedures within the Head & Neck. Common reconstructive surgeries include skin cancer reconstruction, facial nerve reanimation, functional rhinoplasty, and vascular lesions. Common aesthetic services include rhytidectomy (facelift), blepharoplasty, cosmetic rhinoplasty, brow lifting, and neck contouring.

What types of non-surgical treatments do you offer?

Omaha Face offers a large variety of minimally invasive procedures to help you get the results you want without the downtime. We offer state of the art treatments on a Sciton Joule Laser including facial resurfacing, microlaser peels, facial vein treatment, laser liposuction, and photofacials. We also offer wide variety of injectable therapies including Botox, Juvederm family of products, Restylane products, and Kybella.

Can I bring a significant other or friend to the consultation?

Of course. We understand that a consultation can be an intimidating process and encourage you bring support as long as you are comfortable.

Where would my procedure be performed?

Our patients have several options when considering surgery at Omaha Face. Many procedures may be performed in our state of the art, onsite surgery suite. Dr Harbison also has privileges at UNMC, UNMC Village Pointe, and Boys Town Hospital. Our team will discuss all of these options with you prior to surgery.

Who may I contact if I have questions before or after surgery?


All patients have questions before and after surgery. We strive to make sure you feel informed and at ease during all aspects of your care. Our patient care coordinator, Melissa, and operating room coordinator, Patty, will be in frequent contact with throughout the whole process.