Location: Los Angeles, CA
Member since 4/7/2014


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Questions from alex199

Are there any doctors skilled in sliding genioplasties in the Memphis, TN area?

When I was a teen, I had braces twice to straighten my teeth and correct jaw alignment, and, even after wearing my retainer, my teeth moved. My lower jaw has recessed causing... READ MORE

I am considering a Sliding Genioplasty. Do I just need projection? Or do I also need added vertical height? (photo)

I have consulted with a local oral and maxillofacial surgeon, and he seems confident that he can help. I've read that one should go to specialist in sliding genioplasties when... READ MORE

I am scheduled to have a chin implant placed soon. What size silicon implant do I need? (photo)

I want it to look as subtle and as natural as possible, both in a resting position and when I am smiling. The doctor suggest a large, but will this look natural and will it... READ MORE

Nose seems much wider four weeks after septorhinoplasty, turbinate reduction, tip raising.

I had a long nose with a dorsal hump. I now feel like my radix is too high and my nose is too short. I wanted a more serious looking pointed nose, but now I feel like it is... READ MORE

Recent comments from alex199

Hi, it looks great. What size and type implant did you get? READ COMMENT

Thanks, that puts 6-8 mm in perspective for me! I also have some mentalis strain and lip incompetence but my doctor said he wasn't sure that the sliding genio could help that. Obviously yours is entirely better and looks great. Did your... READ COMMENT

Hi! Your new chin is lovely! I am wondering if you know how far your doctor moved your bone forward? I just had a consult for a sliding genioplasty, and my doctor suggested moving it 6-8 mm, which sounds like a lot. READ COMMENT