Dr Jagdish M jyoti - Cosmetic Surgeon,Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad, India.

Face - Chin Augmentation

Chin augmentation is done for receding chin in young individuals. This procedure gives good projection and cosmetically good looking face. In this chin implants provide a permanent result. Other option being fat refill.

The goal of chin augmentation is to improve your profile by creating a better balance between your chin and other facial features. Increasing the projection of your chin will not affect your bite or jaw function.

Anaesthesia local with sedation
Duration of operation 1 hr
Hospital Stay daycare procedure
Stitches hidden and absorbable inside the chin
Recovery 1 week
Surgical procedure
It is done through a small cut inside the chin and a silicon implant is placed on the chin bone (appropriate size) and covered with muscle and skin.
Complications Pain, Swelling, Hematoma(Blood Collection)