EXPERT Q&A

Q: What kind of implant is used for the chin or cheeks?

What our experts say:

There are so many different materials.  It depends on the patient’s facial structure. Different materials can be customized.  And some come in different shapes and sizes.  The most common are Silastic (which is silicone), Gortex, and Porex.

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