Chin Implant

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What is a chin augmentation?

This is a procedure to help individuals with chins that are not in proportion with the rest of their facial features.

How is it done?

Either using your own bone, an implant, or a combination of both.

What type of anesthesia is used?

The procedure can be safely performed with either general or local with sedation.

What are some potential complications of chin augmentations?

  • Bleeding
  • Infection
  • Encapsulation
  • Over or under correction
  • Permanent numbness of the lower lip

 

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