Screws + Chin Surgery

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Where Can I Find a Surgeon Experienced in Chin Reduction in the Los Angeles Area? (photo)

Is it possible to have this done with out any screws? what is the recovery and cost? READ MORE

Screw and Plate Removal from Chin, should I use a plastic surgeon or oral maxiofacial surgeon? Is this procedure difficult?

I have hardware (5 screws and plate) in my chin from genioplasty 12 years ago. The hardware has been bothering me ALOT for a while and it has been... READ MORE

Does removing the plate and screws from a sliding genioplasty compromise the mentalis muscle?

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

Any suggestions with Biodegradable screws in sliding genioplasty?

Have you used these or know of successful cases done with these? Do they cause more inflammation or problems in comparison with titanium... READ MORE

Is it safe to remove Genioplasty screws beyond 6 months post op? (photo)

Had sliding genioplasty 3mnths ago for aesthetical reason-Bad experience with healing and depression -tinanium screwes cause some pain from time to... READ MORE

Can I Have Chin Reduction with Previous Placed Titatinum Screws?

I had extensive orthognathic surgery performed on my jaw and cosmetically had a piece of my chin moved forward 15 years ago. I would like to have the... READ MORE

Screws and metal plate after chin advancement (genioplasty). Should I take them out ? (photos)

I had a surgery 12 years ago in France and never thought that I should take this metal plate out because the surgeon told me I could either leave it... READ MORE

Mentalis resuspension needed after lag screws used?

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

Should my chin point have been moved further forward than 4mm? (photo)

I had a sliding gentioplasty in March 2015. I've never been happy with the results as it was only brought forward 3/4mm which I don't think is enough.... READ MORE

Can i have MRI done if i have some screws or metal in my chin? (Photo)

I had a chin surgery whereby they moved it a bit forward. Now i have some metal peace in it. I did not even know about this metal until i did a dental... READ MORE

Follow-up Question - Sliding Genioplasty 6 weeks ago, still have red lumps inside lower lip. What should I do?

Hi! 6 weeks after s.g, I am still having problems with 2 red inflamed lumps on the inside of my mouth (right where incisions are). I first thought... READ MORE

I'm having hardware (titanium screws) from a mentoplasty done 2 years ago removed. Can it be done under local anesthesia?

Due to asymmetrical healing and protruding hardware especially on one side of my chin, my surgeon will be removing a number of the titanium screws he... READ MORE

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