What is the difference between a maxillofacial surgeon and a plastic surgeon?
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Maxilofacial surgeons come from dental school background on the other hand plastic surgeons and subgroup of them (craniofacial surgeons) are from medical school background. you can find well trained and good surgeons from both specialties to perform sliding genioplasty surgery for you.
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