Infection + Chin Surgery

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Sliding genioplasty or a chin implant? (Photo)

Which procedure will be better in my case-genioplasty or a chin implant?My teeth fit together correctly. I heard that chin implant is less invasive... READ MORE

Is this a start of skin necrosis or infection? (photos)

I had a chin reduction procedure 12 days a go and the incision has gone dark and purplish so was just seeing is there any cause for concern or is it... READ MORE

Two weeks post chin augmenation my chin looked fantastic. Now I'm worried about infection. Any suggestions? (photo)

I'm three weeks post chin augmentation surgery and I'm worried there may be an infection. I looked great two weeks post op, but woke up three weeks... READ MORE

Sliding genioplasty: rinsed my mouth and a single stitch came out (2 weeks post op)

I felt with my tongue a bumb where my stitches are in front of my lower teeth and thought it was food. So I took a syringe I got to help rinse my... READ MORE

If an infection should arise before my surgery date, would my Chin Implant need to be removed immediately?

I'm having a chin-implant removed in 2 weeks by a plastic surgeon. I've had the implant for 20 years, but it recently shifted and looks bad. I have no... READ MORE

Could Sutures Left in Chin Cause Infection?

4 months ago, I split my chin open and it was closed with blue colored sutures. The doctor accidentally left some sutures in after removal. About a... READ MORE

Lower lip descent after chin surgery. Is there is a surgical alternative to "stretch up" the lower lip? (Photo)

Hello, - due to chin implant infection had to remove it, after surgery lower lip is 3mm lowered - NO CHIN DROP reason is the deep mucolabial fold (... READ MORE

Sliding genioplasty : stitches are oozing blood. Any suggestions?

So I'm six days post op and a small part of my stitches keeps oozing blood and I can feel another part sticking out. I went to my surgeon and he said... READ MORE

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