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How much pain should I expect after a chin reduction surgery?
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Dr. Gregory Vipond
Facial Plastic Surgery
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In brief: Chin reduction pain
Chin reduction is generally not a terribly painful recovery.
It can be described as more uncomfortable than painful. The first 3 days are generally the most uncomfortable, but can be controlled with pain medication. Chin reduction is usually easier than chin augmentation in that the surrounding skin and muscle is not stretched but allowed to relax.

In brief: Chin reduction pain
Chin reduction is generally not a terribly painful recovery.
It can be described as more uncomfortable than painful. The first 3 days are generally the most uncomfortable, but can be controlled with pain medication. Chin reduction is usually easier than chin augmentation in that the surrounding skin and muscle is not stretched but allowed to relax.
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Dr. Majid Jamali
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
In brief: Chin surgery
Not much. Usually Motrin takes care of the discomfort.

In brief: Chin surgery
Not much. Usually Motrin takes care of the discomfort.
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