Alberto Arevalo Plastic Surgeon

This surgical procedure consists of increasing the volume of the chin region, when there is a deficiency in the shape and volume of the chin. This deficiency is usually present from birth, and confers a sad aspect to the face. With certain frequency, this surgery is performed simultaneously with rhinoplasty (when the latter is indicated).

It is possible to augment and recreate the shape of the chin by placing a soft silicone gel implant through a cut or incision inside the mouth, in front of the frenulum of the lower lip.

The size of the soft silicone gel implant is proportional to the degree of chin deficiency. Chin augmentation surgery can be performed at any age, starting at 18 years of age.

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It is strictly outpatient and is usually performed under local anesthesia or local anesthesia and sedation.

The procedure is performed through a small cut or incision inside the mouth, in the middle part of the cheek. This fatty compartment that prevents the correct definition of the facial angles is eliminated.

Disability is minimal and the impact is usually limited to a swelling of the chin area. During the first days after surgery, the local application of cold can significantly reduce this swelling.
It is not associated with the presence of hematomas, as in other facial surgeries, and is minimally painful.
As with other surgeries, the final results to establish the benefits of the procedure are appreciated around the 4th week after surgery. It is not associated with the presence of hematomas, as in other facial surgeries, and it is minimally painful.


Alberto Arevalo Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Alberto Arévalo

Dr. Alberto Arevalo has more than 20 years of experience in private practice in the city of Bogota, specializing in Facial and Body Aesthetic Surgery.



In addition, he is accredited and certified by the Colombian Society of Plastic Surgery, as well as by the most prominent international scientific societies in the field of Aesthetic Surgery, such as the American Society for Aesthetic Surgery (ASAPS, you can check his profile at, the International Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) and the American Society for Plastic Surgery (ASPS). These certifications accredit him as a qualified Plastic Surgeon at the level of any other specialist of this nature in the world.

His human quality, dedication to work and care for his patients distinguish him over time as an outstanding surgeon. He has left traces that have improved the quality of life of many faces and bodies of his patients in his daily practice, which includes procedures such as rhinoplasty surgery, facial rejuvenation, body and breast shaping, among others.

Expert in aesthetic plastic surgery and non-invasive procedures.

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