Chin Augmentation Expectations Dr. Kris Reddy FACS, Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and West Palm Beach chin augmentation expert, advises that chin augmentation patients mentally prepare themselves for the healing process. Although chin augmentation ranks among the most gratifying procedures, a patient should keep in mind that healing is a lengthy procedure and that patience must be maintained.
Chin Augmentation - Normal Postoperative Signs and Symptoms: Swelling Swollen, tight and bruised chin or jaw region. A firm feeling of the skin or tingling in the area where an implant has been is usual. These are normal experiences as the skin, tissues, and sensory nerves heal. Pain medication will help you cope with any discomfort. Consistent sharp pain should be reported to the office of your board certified plastic surgeon.
Chin Augmentation:Conditions to Report While extremely rare, please report the following to your board certified plastic surgeon if they Occur: * A high fever (Over 101 degrees), severe nausea and vomiting, continued dizziness or incoherent behavior, such as hallucinations. * Any pain that cannot be controlled by your pain medication.
* Excessive bleeding or fluid seeping through the incisions. * A severely misshapen appearance, excessive bruising, or fluid retention that is localized to one region of your chin or jaw.
About Kris M. Reddy, MD FACS For over 30 years as a board certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Kris Reddy, a widely respected plastic surgeon in Palm Beach County, Florida, has been highly honored throughout the country and internationally. Dr. Kris Reddy is the only board certified plastic surgeon to be a Fellow of American College of Surgeons (FACS) and Fellow of International College of Surgeons (FICS) in South Florida. Dr. Reddy is also a member of the prestigious American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. During his 30 years practicing in South Florida, Dr. Reddy has continually received high ratings and great reviews from his patients. For more information about the Blepharoplasty and Dr. Kris Reddy, visit www.DrKrisReddy.com or call (561) 304-0001. Dr. Reddy offers free, private consultations.