Compensation for errors made during a cheek augmentation

In the modern environment plastic surgery is becoming a popular option for anyone who is looking to change parts of their body that they don’t like, and as it becomes more commonplace in society for even more innovative processes to come on the market. In recent years cheek augmentations have started to become popular among people who want higher, more pronounced cheekbones and as such it has become a popular form of surgery.

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The cheek augmentation process is not necessarily an easy one and as you are dealing with a fairly delicate area of the body there is the potential for serious problems to occur. If you are a victim of an injury in this situation then you could look to make a compensation claim to cover any potential costs that you have incurred.

What is a cheek augmentation?

A cheek augmentation is a process under which the shape of the cheek is changed to give it a higher, more pronounced appearance. This can involve a number of processes but it might also involve the injection of collagen or even an implant being put in to really give the cheek some extra size, either way you are dealing with surgery in a very delicate area of your body and this does have the potential to cause serious problems.

Where could potential problems occur here?

There are a number of problems which can be sustained as the result of a failed cheek augmentation, some common examples of these include:

Injuries sustained to the surrounding tissue

Facial scarring

Infection after surgery

Surgery undertaken in the wrong area

Mistakes made during the rehabilitation process.

Are Manners Pimblett able to offer me advice and guidance?

If you are looking for assistance with your compensation claim then the team at Manners Pimblett are here to help. We can work with your throughout the process every step of the way, making sure we are on hand to deal with any potential problems as they arise and ensuring that you feel comfortable throughout the process.

To find out more, give our team a call today on 0845 077 0772.


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