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Cheek augmentation

Cheek augmentation

Cheek augmentation: Cheek augmentation is surgery to reshape the face by inserting silicone implants or fatty tissue into the cheeks.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Cheek augmentation

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Cheek augmentation:

  • Age-related reduction of fat pad
  • Sagging skin
  • Bone loss (e.g. from injury)

Non-Surgical Options: Cheek augmentation

These non-surgical medical options may be possible alternative treatments to performing Cheek augmentation:

  • Anti-aging skincare

Anesthetic Requirements for Cheek augmentation

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Cheek augmentation may include:

  • Local anesthetic with sedation or general anesthesia

Procedure Complications: Cheek augmentation

Possible surgical complications of Cheek augmentation may include:

Cheek augmentation: Recovery Time

Recovery period for Cheek augmentation: Three to four weeks.

Cheek augmentation: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Cheek augmentation) include:

  • Cheek implant
  • Malarplasty

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