Chin Surgery Q&A
Titanium + Chin Surgery
What is the risk of having an allergic reaction to the titanium plate used in the sliding genioplasty? I have heard of some people having an allergy... READ MORE
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
With a sliding genioplasty I understand that you will have titanium placed in chin. While titanium is medically one of the safest metals, I have read... READ MORE
Will this preserve the mentalis muscle? 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