Buccal fat removal removes fat from the cheek area for a more contoured look to the face. Buccal fat removal is a relatively quick and easy cosmetic procedure that can give subtle contouring to your face.

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What Is Buccal Fat Removal?

The buccal fat pad is a compartment of fat in the cheek area. Surgical removal of this fat decreases the fullness under the cheekbone resulting in a contoured look on the face. Buccal fat removal is performed through an incision in the mouth. Cox Cosmetic Surgery buccal fat removal is performed under general anesthesia and is a relatively quick procedure with minimal pain or downtime.

Why Choose Buccal Fat Removal in Dallas, Texas?

If you feel that you have “chipmunk cheeks” and lack definition and contour under your cheekbones, buccal fat removal can give you this contouring.

What Procedures Are Commonly Performed with Buccal Fat Removal at Cox Cosmetic Surgery?

Buccal fat removal can be performed as part of a combination of procedures. For those desiring a dramatically contoured look, fat grafting or filler to the cheekbone and temple area can be performed along with buccal fat removal.

What Can You Expect at Your Initial Consultation at Cox Cosmetic Surgery?

If you are interested in buccal fat removal in Dallas, Texas, an appointment can be made with Dr. Joshua Cox. You can expect the initial consultation to last an hour or more. In your consultation, Dr. Cox will: book a consult
  • Listen to your specific complaints and goals.
  • Perform a thorough examination, focusing on your individual anatomy. Photographs will be taken.
  • Depending on your goals, Dr. Joshua Cox will discuss details of the surgical procedures that are offered and which approach is right for you. Details regarding scars and techniques will be outlined for you.
  • The risks and benefits of buccal fat removal will be thoroughly outlined.
  • You will be given ample opportunity to ask questions from Dr. Cox and our cosmetic staff regarding buccal fat removal.
  • You will be sent home with a packet of information regarding buccal fat removal, including a detailed consent form and instructions for before and after your buccal fat removal surgery in Dallas, Texas.

What You Can Expect on the Day of the Buccal Fat Removal Procedure

If you are undergoing buccal fat removal alone, the procedure will take about one hour or less. There is minimal downtime and minimal pain involved.


How Much Does Buccal Fat Removal Cost at Cox Cosmetic Surgery?

Buccal fat removal at Cox Cosmetic Surgery ranges from $2,000 to $2,500.

*Costs include facility fees, anesthesia fees, surgeon fees, specialized plastic surgery garments, and other required supplies such as the Keller funnel, abdominal boards, binders (if needed), and all postoperative visits.

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