Category: Chin Implants/Augmentation

Chin and Neck Enhancement | Facial Plastic Surgery | San Francisco Bay Area

January 09, 2017 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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The secret to excellent Neck Contouring results is selecting the procedure that is right for your neck. There are many procedures which can be used to improve the profile of the neck, and searching them all on the Internet can be confusing. Let a qualified and experienced Board Certified Plastic Surgeon be your guide.

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Chin Augmentation with Chin Implants – SF Bay Area

October 23, 2015 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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The most common way to enlarge the chin is with a Chin Implant. This type of Chin Augmentation provides predictable enhancement of the chin, without changing the jaw itself. The following Chin Augmentation Video is from KRON 4’s Body Beautiful. In this segment, I review Chin Implants and provide several examples including Chin Augmentation Before and After Pictures.

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Facial Augmentation – Chin, Cheek and Nasal Implants | San Francisco Bay Area

July 19, 2014 Joseph A. Mele, MD

There are many types of Facial Implants. The most common facial implants are chin implants, cheek implants and nasal implants. Like us, they come in many shapes and sizes. This allows Board Certified Plastic Surgeons to select the implant that is most harmonious with your face.

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Rhinoplasty (Nasal Surgery) San Francisco Bay Area (Cosmetic Nose Job) Part 2 of 4

May 30, 2011 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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While many consider plastic surgery a relatively new discipline, its origins are documented more than 4000 years ago by the Indus River Civilization of India. In Sushruta’s Compendium (circa 1000 BC – 600 BC), Sushruta documents ancient medicine, surgery and midwifery 150 years before Hippocrates.

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Silicone Implants & Silicone Injections – San Francisco Bay Area

April 03, 2011 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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Silicone is used in many beauty aids. While most people equate silicone with breast implants, there is much more to how silicone is used. From contact lenses to shampoo (dimethicone) silicone is around us every day. Silicone drainage tubes can be life saving after brain injuries to prevent fluid on the brain and death. Silicone […]

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Rhinoplasty and Chin Augmentation San Francisco

July 02, 2010 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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When Rhinoplasty and Chin Augmentation are combined, simultaneous treatment allows for the creation of the optimal facial proportions and a pleasing cosmetic result. If you are looking to combine surgeries, you want a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon with experience in a wide range of cosmetic plastic surgery procedures, and the ability to seamlessly combine them.

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Chin Augmentation San Francisco

June 28, 2010 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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Chin implants are one of the most frequently performed facial enhancement procedures. On the profile view, the “ideal” chin extends as far forwards as the lips. The implant shape, size and material can be varied to achieve the desired result.

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