Screws + Cheek Augmentation

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Cheek Implants - Sutured or Screwed?

I want to get cheek implants, just small ones that will add some slight definition but not make me appear like another person. One plastic surgeon... READ MORE

I Have Had Cheek Implants and Someone Applied Immense Pressure to my Face...could It Rupture?

I have had cheek implants surgically attached with screws and plates....someone has applied immense pressure and impact on my face (assaulted me)..Im... READ MORE

If I Want to Screw Down the Cheek Implant Do You Always Have to Go Through the Eye or Can You Go Through the Mouth?

I am worried about my implant shifting so I wanted to have them screwed down but I was told that to screw it down they would have to go through the... READ MORE

Will Cutting an Implant While Its Still Screwed in my Checks a Good Option to Reducing the Size? (photo)

I had 3mm malar cheek implants put in and im not happy with them (1 year postop, projection is to big) , i want them out. But my doctor recommended a... READ MORE

Cheek implants with screws?

I had a consultation with a doctor yesterday and he does cheek implants (silicone I think) by screwing them into the bone. Is this common? If 10 years... READ MORE

Can You Cut or Manipulate an Existing 3mm Malar Cheek Implant While Its Screwed in my Cheeks?

Im 1 year postop . Had cheeck implants put in . and I dont like the projection and size of it. its to big (3mm implants).My surgeon recomended that he... READ MORE

Are cheek implants truly safe and would you use screws or not?

Have heard many bad stories about the material and about the implant moving for me I want a permanent implant so that I don't keep going to get... READ MORE

What x ray will reveal silicone implants and screws?

I have cheek silicone implants and screws and i want to take an x ray so that i can see where they were placed exatly on my face and the assymetry... READ MORE

Can You Remove a Cheek Implant (Screwed In) with IV Sedation? What Are the Risk? is This a Common Route for Surgeons?

I have decided to remove my implants . My doctor suggested that hes gana put me under IV sedation READ MORE

Can Submalar implants be screwed in?

I am hearing/reading horror stories of submalar implants moving downward or people not being able to smile etc. I feel after much research that they... READ MORE

Can all silicone cheek implants be affixed with a screw to prevent migration or can the condition of the cheekbone be a factor?

I am 58 and I am contemplating undergoing surgery to receive cheek implants. My cosmetic surgeon told me that she may not be able to use screws to... READ MORE

I am considering cheek implants and want a Dr who will use titanium screws. How can I find out without going to consults?

The cheek implants I'm consider will be my second pair. First ones were removed due to shifting 3 years ago. Now I only want implants that are screwed... READ MORE

Why are rubber silicone submalar implants not being stabilized with one microscrew on each side?

I just read a Real self post yesterday about a guy who had Medpor cheek implants and they weren't screwed down. He claimed they were asymmetrical. It... READ MORE

Want revision cheek implants. Several doctors have said removing screwed-in implants is too complex. What are my other option?

I got small cheek implants (malar) about 4 years ago and I want to increase the size. I have been getting voluma and love the results but want... READ MORE

Can cheek implants be secured/screwed onto cheekbones? Had Malar reduction (fracture) and zygoma burring 10 years ago (Photo)

I had Malar reduction 10years ago. I am 42. I want to rejuvenate my cheeks, and do mid facelift afterwards. I went for cheek implant Nov 2014. The... READ MORE

Titanium vs Dissolvable screws for malarplasty surgery? Results ?

Surgery: Zygoma reduction, L-shaped osteotomy Concern: Should I choose titanium OR dissolvable screws to secure my bones in place? Cost isn't an issue... READ MORE

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