Is reshaping the chin bone possible? (photos)
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Thank you for your pictures. There is not much of literature in regards to actually contouring the chin. Achieving a square shape may not be realistic. What is realistic is improving the asymmetry with a sliding geniooplasty.
Yes, you have two options depending upon the actual bone shape. One is to actually shift the chin 'sideways' to improve the symmetry; and the other is to 'reshape' the bone. The choice will depend upon your xrays and clinical examination.
Chin reshaping can help you get the chin shape you are looking for
Thanks for your question. Chin bone reshaping is not same as sliding genioplasty. However, based on your request and pics, I would recommend that you do chin bone reshaping. This procedure would help getting your chin more symmetrical along with shaping your chin to be more square as you prefer.
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