Cosmetic chin surgery, or genioplasty, is the technique of re-positioning your chin to achieve the desired aesthetic result.
Dr. Davis changes the position or projection of your chin by correcting the underlying bone framework in order to improve the appearance of the chin. Many people have a chin that is just too small for their face. When one has a lack of chin projection, the face is weakened. It can also make the nose look longer than it really is.
A well defined jawline is viewed as youthful and attractive in nearly all societies. For this reason, many patients will seek surgery to improve the appearance of the chin. Moving the position of the chin and securing it in its new position accomplishes this. The procedure can also greatly enhance the results of a face-lift, since loss of chin projection may occur with aging.