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Zygoma and zygomatic arch reduction plasty

comparison pictures of zygoma reduction plastic surgery
what is zygma and zygmatic arch plasty

Zygoma and zygomatic arch reduction plasty, also known as diamond-shaped face reshaping surgery,  zygoma and zygomatic arch osteotomy, zygoma and zygomatic arch reduction surgery, high cheekbones plastic surgery. Some popular name such as bone grinding , bone removel, zygoma grinding , and facial contour surgery.I n the purpose of making the face smaller, narrower and smoother, the surgery involves  zygoma reduction and zygomatic arch narrowing. As numbers of these operation increase and new surgical techniques develop, this surgery is getting less traumatic and the complication rate is decline. Even so, it is wise for cosmetic surgery candidates to do some research work on the proposed surgery making sure the right indication, the right procedure and the right surgeon being chosen for the surgery.

Dr. Ma and the zygoma plasty

Dr. Fushun Ma is the first plastic surgeon who systemically studied the oriental zygoma and zygomatic arch reduction plasty. As early as 1994, when Dr. Ma did his PhD Degree research on zygoma plasty under the supervision of Professor Zhongji Chen, at the basis of lab and clinical research he finished his PhD dissertation--"Study of the Aesthetic Criteria for the Zygomatic Area and the Clinical Research of Malar Reduction Plasty" and established his new concept of compound osteotomy for surgical zygoma plasty. Since then Dr. Ma continuously works on this area and keeps upgrading his surgical technique making this operation safer, less traumatic, less complication and more natural.

zygoma smooth reduction surgery

Zygomatic arch smoothing reduction plasty

--the finest zygoma arch plasty

--safe and accurate procedure

The zygomatic arch is bulging structure on each side of the middle face. By reducing the radian of zygomatic arch the facial width can be narrowed. As the arch is rigid it is difficult to maintain the smoothness of the arch while the bulgingness is reduced. This procedure try to achieve this goal.

The procedure of zygomatic arch smoothing is developed from multiple osteotomy zygomatic arch reduction. It still applies multiple osteotomy on the zygomatic complex to reduce the arch bulging while the incision is smaller and more hidden with minimal trauma, faster recovery time, better control and better satisfactory rate. More detail>>>>

procedures of zygoma reduction plastic surgery

Other procedures of zygoma plasty

--zygomatic bone grinding plasty

--anterior osteotomy plasty of the zygomatic arch

--posterior osteotomy plasty of the zygomatic arch

The early procedures of zygoma plasty were mainly focused on reducing the volume of the bone using bone grinding of osteectomy to contour the face. These procedures are easy to learn. So they are still widely applied now.

late on the osteotomy plasty of the zygoma and zygomatic arch was employed. Most of the techniques are derived from the widely performed osteotomy augmentation plasty of the zygoma and zygomatic arch among the Caucasian, which include osteotomy of the zygoma, insertion of a bone graft and fixation of the graft on the receipt bone. More detail>>>>

protruding zygomatic bone and zygomatic arch

Indications for zygomatic plasty

--diamond ship face

--trapezoid face

--square face

Zygoma and zygomatic arch protruding excessively to the lateral of the face make a rough facial contour line and bony appearance. This situation is getting worse with aging as the soft tissue shrinking and the temple and cheek region indenting. For those whose face is wide and the zygomatic arch is protruding zygoma and zygomatic arch reduction surgery is a good choice.

Not everyone with a wide face is a good candidate for zygoma and zygomatic arch reduction surgery. Like other cosmetic surgeries rules of indication must be followed. Otherwise, it is difficult to achieve a satisfactory result. More details>>>>

measurement of zygomatic bone and zygomatic arch

Measurement of zygoma and zygomatic arch

--the average measurement of the zygoma and zygomatic arch

--the way of measurement

--detecting the size of the zygomatic bone

Facial width along carry very little meaning because the same width with different facial length gives much different appearance. The key element for facial harmony is the facial width and facial length ratio. Based on the solid investigation Dr. Ma provide the facial height ratio and diamond ratio to judge the facial wideness and zygoma protruding scale.

The best way of detecting the size of zygoma bone is by CT scan and data analysis. More detail>>>>

zygomatic bone and zygomatic arch

What is zygoma and zygomatic arch

--a pair of 26 pairs of maxillofacial bone

--zygomatic arch is composed by two bones

--facial protection function

Zygoma is located on the inferior lateral part of the orbit, diamond shaped, forming the bony augmentation on the zygomatic area. The temporal process of the zygoma and the zygomatic process of the temporal bone connect in a arc manner called zygomatic arch. The arch is in the lateral of the skull bulging laterally with a easy to touch upper edge. The zyogma bone has four processes called fontal process, maxilla process, temporal process and orbital process.

Zygoma bone and zygomatic arch play rules in protect the face and skull, forming the outline of facial contour. By changing its shape the facial appearance can be changed dramatically. More detail>>>>

complication of zygomatic bone and zygomatic arch

Complications of Zygomatic Bone and Zygomatic Arch Plastic Surgery

--Displacement or defect of the zygomatic bone

--Facial sagginess after zygoma reduction plastic surgery

Zygomatic bone and zygomatic arch plastic surgery is a common plastic and cosmetic surgery. Like other cosmetic surgeries it is safe. The complication rate of zygomatic boen and zygomatic arch plastic surgery is lower than other principles of surgeries. However like other surgeries this surgery do have some risks of surgical complication and unsatisfactory rate. If it happens the patient and surgery provider should take a good care of it and treat the complication in time, not to spend time on accusing each other, avoiding further damage.

Complications of zgyoamtic bone and the zygomatic arch plastic surgery can be divided into general complications and .. More detail>>>>

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