Chin Implant in San Francisco Bay Area, CA
If you feel like your chin is too small or is receding, and you’d like to highlight this area of your face a little more, a chin implant could be the right cosmetic procedure for you. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Aycock performs chin implants for San Francisco Bay Area residents.
Why Choose Dr. Aycock?
With over 25 years of plastic surgery experience, Dr. Aycock is a board-certified surgeon who has performed a number of both structural and cosmetic surgeries over the years. As one of the most awarded and trusted surgeons in the Bay Area, you can rest assured that Dr. Aycock will personally attend to your questions, comfort, and needs from the very first visit.
Is a Chin Implant Right for Me?*
A chin implant may be the ideal procedure for you if you meet any of the following conditions:
- You are embarrassed or self-conscious about your chin and want to improve the physique of your face.
- You are concerned that a small chin is drawing unusual attention to other areas of the face, including the brow and nose.
Benefits of a Chin Implant*
Discouraged by the look of your chin? A chin implant can give you the fuller, more proportionate look you’ve always wanted! In addition, it can do the following:
- Help improve your self-esteem and self-confidence.
- Round out the contours of your face to make it more visually appealing.
What to Expect During Your Consultation
Dr. Aycock will take the time to go over your complete medical history to ensure there are no conflicts or issues that could arise during or after your plastic surgery procedure. He will discuss your goals and anticipated outcome of your surgery, as well as answer any questions you may have. Depending on the type of procedure you plan to have done, he may examine the area being treated. Every consultation is done with the utmost professional courtesy and thorough explanation of each step to ensure that you are informed and comfortable with the process. Once you feel fully assured and satisfied with the answers, you can move forward with scheduling your surgery.
What Is a Chin Implant?
A chin implant is a custom-made implant inserted in the chin area to help give the chin a better proportion in connection with the rest of the face. A small chin may make your nose look bigger or may draw unwanted attention to other areas of the face. With a chin implant (also known as a chin lift), your face will look more contoured and proportionate alongside the rest of your natural features.
How Is a Chin Implant Performed?
Chin enhancement surgery is typically performed on an outpatient basis with either general or local anesthesia. Dr. Aycock will make an incision under the chin or inside the lower lip, through which a pre-formed chin implant is placed.
Implants may be made of synthetic material, such as silicone or constructed of harvested donor tissues or the patient’s own bone from elsewhere in the body.
Chin surgery is sometimes performed in conjunction with a facelift or other cosmetic or reconstructive procedure. Often, Dr. Aycock will recommend chin surgery along with rhinoplasty (nose job) in order to gain a balanced appearance in a patient’s features.
Preparing for a Chin Implant
You may be asked to have lab testing or a medical evaluation done to rule out any external issues that may interfere with your surgery. You may also be asked to start, discontinue, or adjust your current medication schedule. You’ll recover more quickly if you stop smoking, and you should avoid taking aspirin, anti-inflammatory medicines, or any herbal supplements as these can increase bleeding.
Chin Implant Recovery*
You will have bandages placed over your chin area and although you will see the results right away, the true beauty of your chin implant may be masked by some swelling or bruising, which will gradually diminish over time.
How Much Does a Chin Implant Cost?
The cost of a chin implant in San Francisco varies depending on the type of implant and the extent of surgery needed. Dr. Aycock provides convenient financing options, including CareCredit® and Prosper Healthcare Lending®; to help cover the cost of your surgery, and you may be approved in as little as an hour. Visa®, MasterCard®, and Discover® are also accepted, and you’ll enjoy a COMPLIMENTARY CONSULTATION on your first visit to our office.
Additional Facial Surgery Options
- Brow Lift
- Cheek Implants
- Ear Surgery
- Eyelid Surgery
- Mid Facelift
- Neck Lift
- Fat Transfer
A chin lift can give you the more proportionate, well-rounded look you’ve been dreaming of. Give yourself the gift of a beautiful, youthful-looking face by contacting Dr. Aycock’s office to schedule your complimentary consultation today!
*The content of this website is intended to be general information. It is provided only as a service. It is not medical advice and not intended to be taken as medical advice. The content of this site should not be used to diagnose or treat a medical or health condition and is in no way meant to be a substitute for or delay the seeking of appropriate or professional medical care. Individual results may vary.