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When Genioplasty is Indicated over a Chin Implant

Dr. Niamtu is recognized as a key opinion leader in facial implants and related surgeries.  Chin augmentation is a powerful procedure for patients with weak profiles and several options exist.  A simple chin implant is the solution for many cases, but actual bony surgery (genioplasty) is the key for patients requiring both vertical and horizontal […]

Genioplasty versus Chin Implant: Why Some Patients Need a Genioplasty

Chin implant surgery is a simple surgical procedure with dramatic results that takes less than an hour and is adjustable and reversible.  For patients with a deficient chin, profile or jawline, chin implant surgery can improve aesthetics and boost confidence.  Not everyone with a recessive chin is a candidate for chin implants and depending on […]