Chin surgery involves the correction of chin deformities through the introduction of a small prosthesis or infiltrating fat from your own body (lipofilling).
Often, a prominent nose is accompanied by a small and retracted chin. That is why in many cases, to ensure the greater harmony of the face, the rhinoplasty is performed at the same time with the chin surgery.
This joint procedure is called profileplasty and is performed with local anaesthesia and sedation. It is of a great importance to young people because, in addition to the aesthetic improvement, it gives them great self-confidence.
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Normally it is performed with local anesthetic and sedation, which does not create any pain. The patient can go home two hours after the procedure.
It usually takes one hour.
If you are in face-to-face contact with the public, after approximately two weeks. If you are not, you will be able to return to work after a week.
The patient can start light exercise a week after the procedure. However, it is recommended that they wait until one month has passed since the procedure before they return to the gym.
It is an outpatient procedure, and the patient will be able to return home after one or two hours, once they have recovered from the procedure.