Chin Implant, Chin Implant, Arcadia Plastic Surgeon Dr George Sun

Chin Implant

The surgery can sculpt a new look to your face by creating a more youthful facial contour and a more harmonious-looking face. Chin Implant often converts a shortened face to a more oval shaped face, creates a more balanced face, and provides a lengthier neck line.

Chin Implant provides:
1. More permanent result than Fillers
2. More dramatic results than Fat
3. More economical solutions than injections

1. Chin Small
2. Mild to moderate receding chin
3. Short or flat looking face
4. Early jowls
5. Double chin

1. Patients with realistic expectation
2. Patients in good healthy conditions

1. Patients with unrealistic expectation
2. Patients with low blood sugar, dehydration, acute disease, autoimmune disorder, blood disorder, cancer, or on bleeding thinning medications.

Chin implants are sized according to your needs. These implants are inserted via either an intraoral incision or smaller implants, or via an external neck incision for larger anatomical or specialized implants.

The surgery can take one to two hours in a surgery center.

Local or general anesthesia may be used.

1. More oval or “V” shaped chin
2. Longer and narrower looking face
3. Sharper neck definition
4. Reduced jowls

The results will be seen immediately. After the swelling subsides, the results will look more and more natural.
Results are permanent and last decades.
No special maintenance is needed. To enhance your results, consider alternatives.
Recovery lasts few days to one week .
Moderate swelling, mild bruising, and mild pain are expected.
Prescription pain medications are generally not necessary.
Most people return to work and activities in one week.
Cost of treatment options ranges from four to five digits. An in-person consultation with your specialist physician will help to determine the best suitable solution to your own individual needs.