Sliding genioplasty and chin contouring? (Photo)
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Sliding genioplasty versus chin implant candidate
When patient's desire a simple cosmetic augmentation to the chin for a week and recessive chin profile, a chin implant is performed. Chin implants are manufactured in a large variety of shapes and sizes which is best determined at the time of the consultation and examination. Chin implants are placed through a small incision underneath the chin under local anesthesia as an outpatient surgical procedure that takes approximately 30 minutes. For many examples of chin implants, please see the video and the link below
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