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The Psychology of Facial Reshaping Surgery and Its Impact On Patient Satisfaction and the Need for Revisional Surgery

The most recognized and common form of aesthetic facial surgery is that of facial rejuvenation. Typically performed on ‘older’ patients procedures such as facelifts, blepharoplasty and browlifts for example have been around for a hundred years and can ameliorate an inevitable concern that everyone will eventually face. While no patient really likes to undergo elective Read More…

Plastic Surgery Case Study – Custom Jawline Implant Replacement/Coverage of Prior Sliding Genioplasty and Chin and Jaw Angle Implants

Background:  Custom jawline implants (CJI) provide the most effective bone augmentation method for the lower face. But it frequently is not the first jaw augmentation procedure done in some patients. Approximately 40% of CJI patients have a prior history of other more limited procedures. Standard chin and jaw angle implants, sliding genioplasties, chin wing osteotomies, Read More…

The Challenges in Accurate Placement of Custom Jawline Implants

Custom jawline implants are in the properly selected patient the most powerful changer of the lower facial support structure. Creating a more distinct separation between the face and neck is a more extended version of what a standard chin implant does at the front of the jawline. Because the amount of surface area and volume Read More…

Plastic Surgery Case Study – Three Piece Split Custom Midface Mask Implant for Increasing Midface Projection

Background:  The face can be augmented by standard preformed implants in a variety of well known ‘spot’ or smaller locations. Cheek implants are often cited as midface implants but there position is largely more lateral than central.The only central midface standard implants are for the infraorbital and premaxillary-paranasal areas, which have roles for isolated limited Read More…

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