Chin Surgery Q&A
Mentalis Strain + Chin Surgery
I had a sliding genioplasty and will reverse it. I also have some soft tissue ptosis which I assume is the mentalis muscle and may need a mentalis... READ MORE
Is It Really Possible to Have an Effective Mentalis Muscle Resuspension Surgery That Lasts More Than a Few Months?
I fractured my mandible two years ago and the mentalis muscle was detached from the chin during surgery. Since then I have had two other surgeries... READ MORE
I cannot close my lips without a lot of strain, so can only be done for short bursts and looks odd because upper lip has to strain a lot to reach... READ MORE
Can 5-FU be used on the chin/mentalis muscle to break down scar tissue adhesions and reduce dimpling?
I have mentalis strain after genioplasty. I'm told it's scar tissue. Can 5-FU be injected to decrease the dimpling/wrinkling and strain? I never had... READ MORE
I need to have a sliding genioplasty revision and I also want to address how my lip is now smaller. Can anyone explain why this is? Would reducing the... READ MORE
I had a sliding genio advancement and lag screws were used instead of a plate. My lower lip is now lower, thinner, inverted, I have lip incompetence... READ MORE
Such as different tools, incision techniques, suturing techniques, etc. Is this any different if a revision is needed? READ MORE