This patient suffered an injury resulting in an isolated left zygomatic arch fracture. This was repaired using Gillies approach. His post-operative photo (below) shows excellent reduction and a fully healed left zygoma. Note that the depression of his lateral cheek is no longer visible. This patient’s facial fracture surgical access incision was in the hair-bearing scalp and is not visible at conversational distance.
*photos on this post are of an actual patient of Dr. Brenner.