Chin Implant in Phoenix, AZ

A weak chin can negatively impact a person’s self-esteem and self-confidence, and have an effect on a person’s psychological well-being. Chin implant procedures to strengthen the appearance of a weak chin are now being offered to residents who live in and around Phoenix, Scottsdale, Paradise Valley and the surrounding communities of Arizona by board-certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Farhan Taghizadeh at Arizona Facial Plastics, PC.

What Are Chin Implants?

A chin implant procedure is often performed on patients who have small, receding chin lines. The intent of the surgery is to enhance the chin to develop a more balanced, natural look. The implant material may be silicone, Teflon or Dacron, though some procedures may utilize real bone or tissue.

Benefits of Chin Implants

Patients have a unique, personal reason for wanting chin implants so the benefits may vary. Some common results of the procedure include the following:

  • A more pronounced chin line
  • Better balance among facial features
  • Short recovery period
  • Increased confidence
  • Minimal scarring afterward

How Is a Chin Implant Performed?

Dr. Taghizadeh will begin the chin implant procedure by administering an anesthetic, but the type used will depend on the circumstances of the surgery. For a simple implant treatment, a local anesthetic is sufficient for him to complete his work. However, more complex chin implants that require meticulous bone reconstruction utilize general anesthesia for the process.

After anesthesia is administered, Dr. Taghizadeh will make an incision into the natural crevice of the chin, at the spot where the implant will be inserted. The skin is drawn slightly outward so the doctor can slide the implant into the small incision. If the chin implant procedure requires only an implant without bone reconstructive work, the insertion of the implant is the final step of the surgery. However, when Dr. Taghizadeh must reform the bone to accommodate the implant, additional incisions may be required along the chin and jawline to gain access. In both cases, small, unnoticeable sutures or other materials are used to complete the chin implant procedure.

The Recovery Process for Chin Implants

Most patients can expect to swell and bruise around the area of the operation. It’s common to experience some discomfort within the first seven days following the surgery. After a week, many patients can return to work and their daily routine, though you should discuss strenuous physical activities with Dr. Taghizadeh.

How Much Does a Chin Implant Cost in Phoenix?

Most insurance companies consider plastic surgery to be an elective procedure and do not offer coverage for these procedures; a chin implant treatment is usually excluded from policies. In order to make implant procedures and other plastic surgeries financially accessible and affordable, Arizona Facial Plastics, PC, accepts cash, checks and credit cards. In addition, financing is offered through Prosper® Healthcare Lending and CareCredit®. If you have any questions about the chin implant procedure, recovery, costs or financing options at Arizona Facial Plastics, PC, please give us a call.

Are Chin Implants Right for Me?

The decision to undergo a chin implant procedure is personal and depends upon your goals and motivations. An ideal candidate for this surgery is someone who feels they have a weak or small chin. Other patients opt for chin implants to correct a misshapen chin line due to a birth defect or injury, which impacts their appearance and ultimately overall attractiveness.

See a better you when you look in the mirror by scheduling a chin implant with board-certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Farhan Taghizadeh. Arizona Facial Plastics, PC, is conveniently located for residents who live in and around Phoenix, Scottsdale, Paradise Valley and the surrounding communities of Arizona. Contact us today!

Patient Testimonials

"From the moment I walked in the door the staff was friendly and made me feel comfortable. Stacey explained the procedure in detail and answered all my questions. The procedure went well and I am very happy with my results . I look forward to many more visits!" - Marie Calvin
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"I love Stacey over at Arizona Facial Plastics. Great experience and great staff! Very happy with results and highly recommend them to everyone." - Kendra Nelson
"I saw Camille at Arizona Facial Plastics for a facial and skin care recommendations. I could not have been more pleased with my experience. Camille is extremely knowledgeable and professional. My skin looked amazing after and I recommend her to everyone I know. Camille is the only one I trust with my skin care and I will continue seeing her often and long term." - Jessica Morris
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"Wanting to look more awake, but not wanting to have my eyelids cut (and possibly end up looking like someone else entirely- yikes)...I decided to have CO2 laser performed around my eyes by Dr. Taghizadeh last week. The procedure was fast, pretty painless (thanks to their amazing numbing cream) and while I was red and puffy for a few days, my eyes are already more open and my under eye…" - Susie Wesley
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"Stacey did an incredible job with my Vivace treatment. It was painless, she was extremely professional, and the results are amazing. My skin is beautiful and the wrinkles around my eyes are greatly diminished. Lovely!" - Felicia Taghizadeh
"I experienced the Vivace micro needling with RF on my face and neck. I am VERY pleased to note that my face looks and feels more firm, like there is an extra layer of fullness beneath the skin. Exactly what I hoped to achieve! I liked that the treatments did not require me to hide out at home afterwards. At 53, my neck was changing drastically but the Vivace treatment…" - Lucia Burns
"The staff is extremely nice and the new office is beautiful. I loved my Hydrafacial and the doctor is nice." - Lori Cardenas
"Beautiful office with friendly and helpful staff. Camille was very professional and my skin looks better already!" - Janel Schneider
"Dr T and Camille are great. My skin looks so much better now after the treatments I have done." - Brandie Cochran
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"I am extremely honored to give Dr. T (and staff) my 5 star rating. I had to have emergency reconstructive surgery to my face and left orbital eye socket caused by an accident. Dr. T’s back was against the wall as to performing the procedure in a timely manner or I could have lost normal vision to my left eye. The procedure went flawless and I’m totally satisfied with the…" - Daniel W.
"I love Dr. T and his staff. They are thorough, honest and knowledgeable. From my first visit, I have always been treated with great care and like part of the family. My skin, after treatments, has less visible wrinkles, reduced sun damage and an overall more radiant and youthful feel. They practice cutting edge science and medicine – no snake oils in sight! Go see Dr. T and his team." - Majdah A.
"Dear Dr. T, My gratitude to you. Your support and explanations for possible facial surgeries were very reassuring. Also, your generosity for the gifts of facial treatments was very touching. Thank you for everything and I am excited to see the final results!" - Diane.
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