Usual surgical risks
All surgical procedures carry with them the risk of infection and bleeding.
There is a risk of reaction to the anesthesia
used to put you to sleep
. Surgery also carries the risk of scar formation, which may be problematic for facial procedures. Similarly, there may be a risk of malposition or asymmetry of the implant
or an autoimmune reaction to the implant material may occir.
Answer assisted by Allison Greco, Medical Student