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Chin Implants

CHIN AUGMENTATION – CHIN SURGERY – PHILADELPHIA

Published on September 26, 2014 by Jonathan Pontell, MD, FACS

The chin plays a big part in your overall appearance. With a chin that is too small or too large, it can throw off your facial balance. With chin augmentation, there is a way for you to enhance the appearance of the chin and fulfill your aesthetic goals. Chin augmentation is a cosmetic procedure that […]

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SILICONE VS. POREX CHIN IMPLANTS

Published on August 14, 2011 by Jonathan Pontell, MD, FACS

Question: What is the difference between a silicone and a porex chin implant and which is better? Answer: I use silicone and goretex (e PTFE) chin implants. Both are very well tolerated. The e PTFE is softer then the silicone which may be an advantage as it should cause less pressure on the chin bone.

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