Cosmetic maxillofacial surgery repairs physical deformities or malformations caused by injury, disease, burns, birth defects, or aging. It can also improve facial aesthetics or restore normal function. “Maxillofacial” refers to the face and jaws, so any cosmetic surgery related to the face or jaw is called a “maxillofacial surgery.” Many people think of a traditional cosmetic surgery facelift when they think about cosmetic surgery, but maxillofacial surgery covers a wide range of procedures … [Read more...] about What Procedures are Considered a Cosmetic Maxillofacial Surgery?
If you’re looking for more definition between your chin and your neck, chin liposuction at Arkansas Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons in Hot Springs, AR may be the perfect solution for you. Liposuction has benefited more than 250,000 people in the United States alone and, contrary to popular belief, is not only used for weight loss. Uses and Benefits of Liposuction Liposuction has a variety of uses and benefits, particularly when targeting the chin. Many clients find that even … [Read more...] about 3 Things to Expect after Chin Liposuction
Oral conditions can affect many areas of your life, including confidence, appearance, and sleep quality. Here are seven reasons you should visit Arkansas Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons in Hot Springs for oral and maxillofacial surgery to treat conditions and improve your overall health. 1. Wisdom Teeth Everyone has wisdom teeth, but not everyone can tolerate their growth. For some, the growth of wisdom teeth can cause pain, poor oral hygiene, and swelling, often requiring oral and … [Read more...] about 7 Reasons to See An Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder affects roughly 12% of the American population. In some of these cases, corrective jaw surgery is the answer. Here are some common reasons for corrective jaw surgery as well as who is a good candidate and how this surgery can help TMJ discomfort. What is TMJ? TMJ refers to the temporomandibular joint, which is the sliding-hinge type joint that connects your jawbone to your skull. Disorders of this joint create pain in and around the jaw, … [Read more...] about Can Corrective Jaw Surgery Fix My TMJ?
Surgeons perform chin reshaping surgery, or genioplasty and sometimes mentoplasty is used to reshape the chin through a surgical procedure. This procedure involves a surgeon either placing a chin implant or reduction of the existing bone of the chin area. After the chin surgery, what can you expect, as far as healing and post-operative discomfort? Surgeons often perform this in a combined procedure which involves chin, neck, and nose reshaping. Why is Chin Surgery Performed? Surgeons … [Read more...] about What To Expect After Chin Reshaping Surgery
If you have decided to undergo a cosmetic surgery procedure, then we want to be the first to tell you congratulations. We know that finding a facial cosmetic surgeon in Hot Springs and choosing your procedure can be overwhelming. That is why it is important to ask the right questions about cosmetic facial surgery. We help patients ask questions that allow them to better know their surgeon and better understand the procedure, results, and recovery. The importance of asking your facial … [Read more...] about 6 Questions to Ask Your Facial Cosmetic Surgeon