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10700 Medlock Bridge Rd. #204, Johns Creek GA, 30097  Tel: 770-764-0840

Buccal Fat Pad Removal

Buccal fat pad removal in Atlanta

Buccal Fat Pad Removal in Atlanta by oral Surgeon Johns Creek, GA

Facial Slimming by Oral Surgeon in Johns Creek GA

Why you should  choose to have your buccal fat pad Removal (reduction) procedure done by an Oral Surgeon?

We perform safe Buccal Fat Pad Removal in Atlanta. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons are the most specialized and highly trained surgeons of the mouth and oral structures. With our superb training we have an in depth knowledge and understanding of the oral anatomy and complexity and risks involved with the procedure. Most of all we are best equipped in managing any complications that may arise during the procedure. Dr. Egolum has performed over 20,000 oral surgical procedures and is Board Certified to do all surgical procedures in the oral cavity. It’s important that you choose a highly skilled and proficient surgeon!

How Does Cheek Reduction Improve Facial Appearance?

The reduction of Buccal Fat-Pad tissue is typically performed through a small incision inside the mouth which allows Dr. Egolum to contour your facial appearance and provide a more sculpted, refined lower cheek region.

Buccal Fat Pad Removal (Reduction) Surgery and Recovery

Cheek reduction surgery takes anywhere from 30 minutes to 1 hour to complete and is done in our office. Patients have the option of having the procedure done under local anesthesia or IV sedation for their comfort. It generally takes 7-10 days for the mouth to heal and is not typically painful. Patients are advised to maintain a soft diet for 3-4 days after surgery and usually prescribed an antibacterial oral rinse to use. Swelling typically dissipates within 2-3 weeks.*

Buccal Fat Pad Removal Surgery Results

The final result from buccal fat removal will be fully visible 3 -6 months after surgery once the swelling has subsided and the tissues have fully healed. The surgery usually results in a thinner, more contoured lower facial appearance.

How Much Does Buccal Fat Removal Cost?

Patients are typically curious to know the expected cost range of buccal fat removal procedure. While the average cost can vary from place to place, the cost you pay may vary depending on several factors, such as:

  • The overall health of the patient
  • Type of anesthesia used
  • The location of your procedure

Contact our office at (770)764-0840 to schedule a consultation for Buccal Fat Pad (Facial Slimming) procedure to further discuss your needs and the cost of your particular procedure.