The Straith Clinic specializes in Chin surgery near Dearborn and West Bloomfield. Chin implant is a facial plastic surgery procedure performed to improve the basic shape and size of the chin and the balance of the face and the nose.

What to Expect

  • Anesthesia – Usually local with IV sedation
  • Length of Surgery – 30 minutes
  • In / Outpatient – Out-patient in our accredited operating room suite.
  • Recovery – Back to work: 3 to 7 day. Strenuous activity/contact sports: 6 to 8 weeks. Normal appearance: 2 to 4 weeks.
  • Duration of Results – Your chin implant and the desired affect should last for several years. Result vary.

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Procedure Performed by Dr. Sabbagh

How is the surgery performed?

The implant is inserted through a small incision inside the lower lip or under the chin.

Best Candidates:

Patients with receding chin or those who feel that their chin is too small or weak are the best candidates.

What Are the Risks?

No surgical procedure is risk-free, and that includes cosmetic surgery like chin surgery. During your consultation with Dr. Sabbagh, he will review the risks so you can make an educated decision. With an established track record of over 80 years, and thousands of satisfied patients throughout Dearborn, metro Detroit, Michigan and the U.S., the Straith Clinic has earned an excellent reputation for cosmetic surgery of the face and body. Call us today at 248-270-5272 or send us an email to schedule a consultation during which you can discuss our facial and body services and tour our facility, including our on-site operating facility.

Does chin implant help double chin?

A chin implant can help reduce a double chin but because double chins are primarily due to excess fat, liposuction may be a better option.

Can chin implant be removed?

A chin implant can be removed if necessary.

Can you feel chin implant?

After the procedure, you may feel some soreness or numbness in the area, but the implant will be soft and feel like your natural chin.

Is a chin implant permanent?

A chin implant is meant to be permanent although it can be removed if necessary.

Are facial implants permanent?

Facial implants are meant to be permanent but they can be removed if needed.

Are silicone chin implants safe?

Facial implants are meant to be permanent but they can be removed if needed.

Does insurance cover chin implants?

Because it's often an elective procedure, health insurance doesn't usually cover chin implants.

How common are chin implants?

Chin implants are relatively common. They have grown in popularity over the last few years.

How much do chin implants cost?

How much chin implants cost depends on a variety of factors. Schedule a consultation with Straith Clinic today and Dr. Sabbagh or Dr. Baca can discuss the cost during your appointment.

What is chin surgery called?

Chin surgery is either called genioplasty or mentoplasty.

Can a chin implant improve jawline?

Yes. Chin implants can enhance a small or receding chin and contour the face and jawline.

How are chin implants secured?

Chin implants are secured to the bone with stitches or screws.

How long do chin implants last?

Chin implants can last a lifetime.