Antibiotic + Chin Implant

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Chin Implant Infection 6 Months Post-Op, Does it Have to be Removed or Will Antibiotics be Enough?

I had a chin implant via intraoral approach 6 months ago - in august 2011. It went completely fine. The results are more than satisfying. I did not... READ MORE

Chin Implant Infection from Wearing the Garment/chin Strap Too Tight? (Photo)

My chin implant/lipo around neck was done 6 wks ago, the incision was healing fine until 2 wks ago i wore the strap too tight it seemed to be the best... READ MORE

How can chin implant biofilm be treated? Can it be reduced with antibiotic or heat? Can it be ignored if symptoms are mild?

My chin implant was done 15 years ago and over the last 4 yrs after a sculptra injection in the area I started feeling intermittent tightness/soreness... READ MORE

Chin implant/jaw angle implants: How many years will these implants lasts/be safe in people's faces?

1.What can doctors do to help minimise chances of infection when it comes to inserting chin or jaw angle implants?(Read doctors soak implants in... READ MORE

What's the best treatment for infected chin implants?

I would like to ask how long usually does the antibiotic treatment for a infected chin implant. Is it normal to do a 2 weeks course of antibiotic then... READ MORE

Are antibiotics required for dental work after a chin implant?

When I called my dentist to make an appointment and told them that, they said I needed to get the first prescription from my Plastic Surgeon, bring... READ MORE

I'm 3 months post chin implant. Do I have an infection?

A little over 3 months after chin implant and I have had some additional swelling and tenderness/stiffness that comes and goes. I emailed (my surgery... READ MORE

2yr old Medpor Chin implant, 2 screws. After sending photos: 1st Dr. say: ok,remove&replace, 2nd Dr. says ALERT critical.(photo)

Implant secured with 2 screws. Recovery : 4 months swelling, no pain,improved in 3 months, after 6 months all good. More swelling after 9 months, got... READ MORE

Is my chin implant infected? (Photo)

I recently got a chin implant and I am worried that it is infected. I just got the stitches out yesterday and the doctor said everything looked great.... READ MORE

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