I had a chin implant done a little over 2 weeks ago and I am very unhappy. The implant is protruding out on my left side. While the swelling has gone down (through medication) my facial expressions and speech still look wrong/awkward. I look like I have something sticking out of my left side of my chin. Everyone told me this was such a simple surgery with no problems and easy recovery, it has been anything but.
Chin Implant Sticking out on Left Side
Doctor Answers (1)
There is no simple surgery. Surgery should be taken seriously because any surgery has a set of risks and complications.
See your plastic surgeon explain your dissatisfaction, what is the cause/ is it malposition of the implant, or swelling. Whay the speach is changed? muscle malfunction?
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