Risk + Cheek Augmentation

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Can a Facial Implant Move Around in Your Face?

What's to stop a facial implant from moving around under your skin?  Is fat grafting a better option for cheek augmentation? READ MORE

What Are The Risks That Come Along With Cheek Fillers, Is It Something I Have To Commit To Once I Start?

1)Once I start fillers, am I stuck for life - will my cheeks look worst than before if I suddenly stop them? 2)Which filler works best on men? 3)Do... READ MORE

Cheek Augmentation Risks?

What are the risks of cheek augmentation? Are there any side effects or possible complications I should know about ahead of time? READ MORE

How Common Are Complications from Cheek Augmentation?

I have had cheek augmentation done twice by two different doctors using the same technique (through the mouth) with Radiesse. I did not realize... READ MORE

Having Malar Implants Removed After 10 Years?

I had Malar implants placed nearly 10 yrs ago via the mouth (Silasti M Hard Silicon 4.5mm no screws) A few months ago i developed an infection and... READ MORE

If You Get Cheek Implants, Can You Get Fat or Fillers over Them with No Ill Effect?

After research, I see alot of issues with cheek implants becoming infected simply after a root canal due to the local anesthesia. Will get filler with... READ MORE

Best Way to Avoid Cheek Implant Infection?

Hi. What is the best way to avoid cheek implant infection; having them inserted through the mouth, or the hair line? When will they usually become... READ MORE

Is It Possible To Use A Real Bone Implant For Cheeks Vs. A Synthetic?

Hi, i am having a lower jaw surgery soon and i wanted to have a cheek implant during the same surgery. My doctor does not reccommend cheek implants... READ MORE

Can Facial Implants Cause Bone or Tissue Erosion?

I am considering cheek implants as i feel this (midface area) is somehow depressed. I just want to know if implants, as a long term solution, are... READ MORE

Cheek Implant Specific Risks?

For malar implants to create a chiseled look on a male face, what are the specific risks? understandably theres all the usual surgery risks of... READ MORE

How Long Before I Can Stop Worrying About Infection After Surgery? How Many Days?

I have Crouzons syndrome so my face has required many surgeries to make me appear more normal. Last year my doctor performed surgery, he put cheek... READ MORE

25 Y/o Male Deep Indentations in Mid-cheek. Looking for Low Risk Treatment? (photo)

I noticed the appearance of these lines a year or two ago and the degradation since then has been exponential. An overview of my options weighed... READ MORE

Is It Possible/a Good Idea to Have Multiple Facial Procedures Done at the Same Time?

On a functional level I have been told I may need upper and lower jaw surgery to correct growth issues - as part of my orthodontic treatment.... READ MORE

Taking Drug Propecia During Surgery?

I have been taking the drug propecia for one year now to help control my hair loss. Will being on it during and after cheek implant surgery cause any... READ MORE

Do Cheek Implant Risks Differ Depending on Which Bone is Augmented?

Hi All, There are a few horror stories on the internet about cheek implants. I'm wondering if these risks are significantly different by bone. I've... READ MORE

How Well Do Cheek Implants Hold Up to Being Punched in the Face?

Is it a bad idea to get cheek implants if your job has high risk of being punched in he face (i.e. cop or security guard)? When that is a concern is... READ MORE

Cheek Implants. Do They Require Replacements? Risks?

Considering cheek implants because they seem to have the longest lasting results but was worried about two things. 1.) Would they eventually dry and... READ MORE

Can Cheeklift Be Performed with Cheek Implants?

I have malar implants (which span and cover part of my orbital rim, downward to about my mid nose). I'm considering a canthopexy but I hear you need... READ MORE

After my Cheek Implants I Noticed That One of the Muscles Around my Mouth is Weak, Normal?

After my cheek implants operation I noticed that one of the muscles around my mouth is weak and doesn't move a much. This is very noticeable when... READ MORE

I am going to have malar implants but I am very concerned please help me!

Hello Doctors, I am a male, 21 of age. I am going to have malar implants but am worried a lot. What are the risks? Do I need to be worried? Thanks... READ MORE

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