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Bone Resorption After Chin Implants

Hi,does bone resorption happen for sure after an implant ? How will this take ? Any way I can stop this from happening ? READ MORE

Chin Implant Removal - What to Expect

I had neck lipo w/ large silicon chin implant 2 weeks ago. I have numbness, but no swelling. I hate the implant aesthetics and feel and really just... READ MORE

Are silastic implants better than porex (Medpor) implants?

Hi, I would like to know if silastic implants are better than porex (Medpor) implants. What about bone erosion ? Will I have to change my implant in... READ MORE

Doctor Recommendations for Surgeon who Can Revise Chin Implant and Fix to Bone

After Doing a Lot of Research on Chin Implant Displacement Revision.... I have had a chin implant placed thru the mouth that migrated or placed too... READ MORE

Is It Possible to Avoid the Resorption Produced by the Chin Silicone Implant?

I'm worried with the fack that silicone implants can produce bone resorption in chin augmentation procedure, how can this drawback be avoided? or... READ MORE

Bone resorption with Chin Implants, Medpor vs Silastic?

As a young patient I am concerned by the long term consequences that might surface with a chin implant 40-60 years in the future. Among the issues I... READ MORE

Chin Implant? Chin Bone or Jaw Bone Advancement?

I was under the impression that the only options to correct a weak chin were chin implants or jaw bone surgery, however, after doing research there... READ MORE

Why not use human bones for jaw or chin implants/augmentation?

Jaw and chin implants are generally done w/ silicone,medpor,etc.,all foreign bodies. Then chin genioplasty requires CUTTIN G the chin bone to increase... READ MORE

Avoiding bone erosion of the chin and jaw following implant surgery?

Several Drs. have commented on bone erosion of the chin and jaw following implant surgery as a possible after effect. A few doctors have said that... READ MORE

Hi, I have been told bone is growing over part of my chin implant. Any information on previous cases or what can be done for me?

I had chin implant 6 years ago. The last few months a lump (bone hard, around 10mm diameter and protruding about 5mm) has developed roughly around the... READ MORE

Do chin implants cause bone resorption if they are not fixed in place? Cost? Can it be performed at the same time as otoplasty?

I like the look of my face from the front but my profile is unattractive due to my weak chin. I have been researching chin implants for awhile and... READ MORE

Bone resorption over a large period of time (40 yrs or more). Any suggestions?

I am considering a chin implant, I have a very weak chin and am choosing an implant with 9mm increased projection. I have read allot about bone... READ MORE

Facial implants to prevent bone erosion?

Can the erosion of the underlying bone from a chin/cheek implant be prevented entirely by using either an autograft bone implant from one's own body... READ MORE

After the chin implant has healed will the patient be able to feel it sitting on the bone all the time?

After the chin implant has been placed and properly healed, will the patient be able to feel it sitting on the bone all the time or will it feel like... READ MORE

Should I consider a chin implant? Fat injections? Adding bone? Or moving my lower jaw forward? (Photo)

Hi. When I'm tense or tired I clench my jaw with the result it shows off my regressive jaw. But when I'm relaxed and smile it is hard to notice. There... READ MORE

Bone resorption due to chin implant likely? (photos)

I've read a lot about the possibility of bone resorption with chin implants and I see most doctors saying that it has to do with the position and size... READ MORE

CT-BONE Facial Implants made from calcium phosphate (available soon) to be used in the US/UK?

CT - BONE facial implants made from calcium phosphate by Xilloc will be avaialble soon. Will doctors in the US/UK be able to use this bone facial... READ MORE

Can a chin implant infection cause tooth or bone decay?

I had a chin implant removed a month ago after there a 4 month-long infection. When the doctor removed it and irrigated the area with saline, the... READ MORE

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