Chin Surgery Q&A
Mentalis Strain + Chin Surgery
I had a sliding genioplasty and will reverse it. I also have some soft tissue ptosis which I assume is the mentalis muscle and may need a mentalis... READ MORE
Is It Really Possible to Have an Effective Mentalis Muscle Resuspension Surgery That Lasts More Than a Few Months?
I fractured my mandible two years ago and the mentalis muscle was detached from the chin during surgery. Since then I have had two other surgeries... READ MORE
Can 5-FU be used on the chin/mentalis muscle to break down scar tissue adhesions and reduce dimpling?
I have mentalis strain after genioplasty. I'm told it's scar tissue. Can 5-FU be injected to decrease the dimpling/wrinkling and strain? I never had... READ MORE
I cannot close my lips without a lot of strain, so can only be done for short bursts and looks odd because upper lip has to strain a lot to reach... READ MORE
I need to have a sliding genioplasty revision and I also want to address how my lip is now smaller. Can anyone explain why this is? Would reducing the... READ MORE
I had a sliding genio advancement and lag screws were used instead of a plate. My lower lip is now lower, thinner, inverted, I have lip incompetence... READ MORE
What's wrong with my chin? Is it mentalis strain or something else? Do you think it could be corrected? (Photo)
I'm 23 years old and it's something i've had for a long time but it's only recently i've become really self conscious about it a long with my front... READ MORE
5 years ago I fractured jaw and surgeon failed to properly reconnect mentalis. I then underwent two mentalis resuspension surgeries. Both worked... READ MORE
Such as different tools, incision techniques, suturing techniques, etc. Is this any different if a revision is needed? READ MORE