Facial Implants Surgery: Cheekbone, Chin, Jaw, & More

If you would like to change the contours of your face, you may consider facial implants as an option. When surgically implanted by an experienced professional, hey can improve imbalanced proportions and correct unappealing profiles caused by injury or hereditary traits.

At the Zannis Center for Plastic Surgery in New Bern, NC we specialize in a range of cutting-edge facial implants that are customized to your unique facial structure and your personal goals.

Whether it’s contouring your jawline, chin, cheeks, or another part of the face, our expertise and artistic eye will bring you a healthy dose of self-confidence and a new look you’ll be excited to show off to all of your family, friends, and coworkers.

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The Facial Implant Procedure

After we meet with you to talk about your goals and your options, we’ll custom-order your appropriately sized and shaped implants based on your facial measurements and the results you’re seeking. Then, we’ll carefully place your facial implants, most commonly in the cheek, chin, or jaw.

Our experts use incisions inside the mouth or discreetly placed external incisions to create space in soft tissues for implant positioning and support.

Generally, our facial implant surgeries are performed as an outpatient procedure under local anesthesia with or without sedation, as needed by the patient.

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Results & Recovery from Face Implant Surgeries

After your facial implant procedure, the results will be virtually immediate. Your initial swelling and possible mild discomfort should subside in 2 to 4 weeks and dissipate fully in 1 to 2 months, as final results appear.

Because we perform facial implants as outpatient procedures, you should be able to return to work within a few short days or a week at the most. We will generally recommend refraining from heavy lifting and vigorous activity for 2 to 4 weeks afterward as well.

Facial implants like chin and cheek augmentations are an excellent option for many patients. If you’d like to learn more about our facial implants and all of your options, we encourage you to take the first step today by sending us a message through our website.

We’ll reach out to schedule your in-person consultation right away.

During your consultation, one of our friendly experts will be happy to discuss your goals, answer your questions, and guide you through all of your options so you can make the most informed decision possible and get the results you’re truly seeking. You’ll wonder why you waited so long!


See our Facial Implants Gallery

Curious to see results from previous procedures? Visit our photo gallery to view Before & After shots of past patients that Dr. Zannis and his team have helped.

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Fly-In Program

Patients from across the country and around the world fly-in for the experience of Dr. Zannis. Enjoy a retreat to North Carolina’s Crystal Coast as you recuperate in comfort and privacy.

Relax and let us pamper you on your makeover vacation. We have perfected the protocol for treating out-of-town patients, including a visit to our 5-star medspa and an overnight stay at one of historic New Bern’s finest bed & breakfasts.

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If you are interested in financing your procedure, the Zannis Center for Plastic Surgery offers financing through Prosper Healthcare Lending and CareCredit.

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