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Chin Reduction Surgery in Latin America

Hospitals, clinics and plastic surgeons in Latin America performing Chin Reduction Surgery.

Dr. Ramon Javier Navarro Ceballos

Dr. Navarro specializes in Aesthetic Reconstructive Surgery of the face, neck, ears, nose, buttocks, belly, breast, arms and hair restoration. Dr. Navarro has been professor of the Faculty of Medicine of Yucatan.

Listed plastic surgeon:

Dr. Ramon Navarro, MD

Plastic Surgeon

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3,500 - 5,000 US$

Clínica Anglo Americana

Clínica Anglo Americana is a JCI accredited medical facility established in 1921 and works with many international insurers. The innovative hospital with its bilingual staff keeps up to date with advanced technologies, and provides treatment in many fields.

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Chin Reduction Surgery

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Hospital Universitario Austral

A tertiary university hospital with over 750 physicians, providing medical services in most medical specialties. Services to foreign patients include interpreters, insurance coordination, and transportation arrangements. Both hospital and doctors have liability insuranc

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Chin Reduction Surgery

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Clinica UNIBE

Clinica UNIBE is a full-service private medical center, providing outpatient medical care, cosmetic, orthopedic, urologic, gynecologic, ophthalmic, maxillofacial and general surgery.

3 listed plastic surgeons:

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Dr. Víctor Urzola

Plastic Surgery

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Chin Reduction Surgery

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Plástica Tijuana

A plastic surgery practice established in 2005, run by two plastic surgeons. Dr. Cervantes is certified as a plastic surgeon in California and Dr. Aragón is certified in Mexico. Staff can speak English, and can assist you in transportation and accommodations.

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Chin Reduction Surgery

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Medicina de Avanzada

Whether you are looking to enhance your features through cosmetic plastic surgery or you need to address specific concerns with reconstructive plastic surgery, our practice can help.

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Dr. Adrian Mobilia

Cosmetic and Aesthetic Procedures

Dra. Paz Maldonado

Aesthetic Procedures

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Chin Reduction Surgery

2,000 US$

Hospital San Jose Tec De Monterrey

A JCI accredited hospital, located 150 miles from the border with Texas, United States. The hospital is a full range tertiary care hospital, with five areas of excellence: Cardiology, Oncology, Neuroscience, Organ Transplant and Liver Disease.

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Chin Reduction Surgery

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San Angel Hospital

A small, modern, private hospital, located in the border city of Nuevo Laredo, right across the Texas border. 50% of the patients come from the United States, due to the proximity to the Texas border, and to the easy access by car and by air.

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Chin Reduction Surgery

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San Javier Hospital

A 73 bed private, tertiary, full service hospital. San Javier Hospital is affiliated with 3,000 specialized, board certifies physicians, and offers the full range of medical specialties.

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Chin Reduction Surgery

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Centros Especializados de San Vicente Fundación

A modern, technologically advanced medical center, designed to handle complex procedures in a variety of medical specialties, with over 100 physicians. The staff can speak English and Spanish, and can asist with transporation and accommodations.

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Chin Reduction Surgery

upon request

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About Chin Reduction Surgery

This information is intended for general information only and should not be considered as medical advice on the part of Health-Tourism.com. Any decision on medical treatments, after-care or recovery should be done solely upon proper consultation and advice of a qualified physician.

What is Chin Reduction Surgery?
Chin reduction surgery is carried out in order to alter the appearance of a protruding or large chin. Chin reduction surgery can improve the balance and proportions of the face and the profile.
Chin reduction is carried out by removing and reshaping parts of the jaw bone in a surgical procedure. Fat can also be removed from the chin in a liposuction procedure.
Chin reduction surgery is also known as Mentoplasty or Genioplasty.

How is Chin Reduction surgery carried out?
The surgeon makes an incision beneath the chin or in the mouth. The surgeon then cuts the jaw bone, removes excess bone and reshapes the remaining bone to the desired specifications. The jaw bone is repositioned and held together, and the area is sutured.

Duration of procedure/surgery : A Mentoplasty will typically last between 1 and 2 hours.

Days admitted : Chin reduction surgery often requires an overnight stay in hospital.

Anesthesia : The surgeon carries out a chin reduction procedure under general anesthesia or local anesthesia, depending on the preference of the surgeon and the patient.

Recovery : - It is normal after chin reduction surgery to have swelling and bruising, this should disappear after around 2 weeks.
- Eating, yawning, talking and moving the jaw will be difficult for the first few days after chin reduction surgery.
- You’ll be able to return to work after 1 week.
- Full activity levels can be resumed after one month to six weeks, when the chin should be healed and final results will be seen.

Risks : Chin reduction surgery is a relatively simple procedure and complications after surgery are rare.

Risks include:

- Infection.
- Adverse reaction to anesthesia.
- Dissatisfaction with results leading to a second procedure.
- Excessive bruising and swelling.
- Nerve damage resulting in temporary or permanent numbness.

After care : - Follow a diet of soft foods and liquids for up to a week after chin reduction surgery.
- Get lots of rest in the first few days following surgery.
- Avoid smoking for two weeks.
- Take prescribed antibiotics to prevent infection.

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