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Chin Surgery

Or mentoplasty is a surgical procedure to reshape the chin either by enhancement with an implant or by reduction surgery on the bone. Looking for symmetry in your face.

Although chin surgery may be performed alone, it is often recommended in combination with rhinoplasty (nose surgery) to ensure a balanced facial profile.

Mentoplasty or chin surgery types

The type of procedure will be reviewed with Dr. Rodríguez according to each case. Chin surgery can be performed on the chin to alter or improve its appearance. The two most common types of chin surgery are:

Chin augmentation

Chin augmentation surgery is usually performed to augment an under the projected chin. Typically, this is accomplished by the placement of an implant directly on the bone. A small incision is made either inside the mouth or underneath the skin of the chin. After the implant is placed, the incision is then closed with sutures. Mild swelling may occur for a few days, and patients are usually able to return to work within a week.

Chin reduction surgery

Chin reduction surgery, or chin shaving surgery, is performed to reduce a prominent or over the projected chin. The surgery is typically performed under general anesthesia as an outpatient procedure. A small incision is made either inside the mouth or underneath the skin of the chin. Excess bone is removed, and the chin is contoured to the desired shape. The incision is closed with sutures.

Am I a candidate?

During your virtual evaluation, we'll do our best to understand your needs.

The following considerations usually make good candidates:

We will talk to you about all the needs and details. You'll know what to expect from the Browlift surgery. There are different paths to fulfill your desires. Face Lift is a highly personalized procedure for each patient.

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What else do I need to know?

These are some of the most significant considerations to keep in mind, which will be discussed in further detail prior to your procedure:

All risks and questions will be fully discussed prior to your consent. We will make sure to address all of your questions.

Frequently asked questions

To get a quote, we will ask you to apply for a virtual evaluation. In which you will be asked for photographs, depending on the procedure or procedures of your interest. Due to the times in which we find ourselves, we do our best to attend to you only via virtual evaluation, but if required, we could also have a face-to-face consultation.

Once you apply for your virtual evaluation, you will receive an estimate by mail within 5 to 7 business days.

To receive information about evaluations and appointments with Dr. Irving, please dial the following numbers: 6643319030 y 6197465197.

Start with your virtual evaluation

Apply for virtual evaluation from home and receive information about the procedure you want.