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what is full cheeks

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Plastic surgery.: I don't know if you want fuller or thinner cheeks - either way you can consult with a plastic surgeon.
Dr. James Newman
30 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Buccal Fat Rx: Excess cheek tissue is most common from the Buccal fat compartment which can be reduced under local anesthesia through a small incision in the back of ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Full cheeks: "Full cheeks" may be used to refer to an abnormally round face.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Galitz
41 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Full cheeks: Facial contour and fat distribution is mostly genetic and not just a matter of diet. Most people loose weight in their faces last with regards to diet ... Read More
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Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
22 years experience Cardiology
Another mystery: That we are designed so differently from one another.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paige Gutheil
19 years experience Family Medicine
Might not be able: You might not be able to fully reach your potential without exercise and everybody can do some form of exercise (flexibility, strength and aerobic). ... Read More
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Dr. Jason Hess
20 years experience Plastic Surgery
Cheek : Cheek augmentation can indeed be performed without surgery. Cheek implants are used, but they can be complicated by extrusion or displacement. Fille ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John DeWolf
40 years experience Dentistry
Many possibilities: It could be any of a large number of things. Get to a dentist or community clinic to get it checked out. In no circumstance should you ignore an area ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Examination: Call the surgeon who extracted your tooth for a post operative exam. Hard to picture what you are describing, especially the "pocket".
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Dr. Gabriel Goren
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If no: Systemic symptoms occur do nothing, it will be self limiting. Watch for infection, keep it clean and do not temper with it...
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Kameros
53 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Acute sinusitis: the are behind the cheekbones are the maxillary sinuses. These can become congested from infection or allergy and can actually have a fluid buildup w ... Read More
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