Seoul National University, South Korea
Keynote: J Clin Exp Dermatol Res
Westernization of the criteria of facial beauty in east north Asia including Korea, the development of surgical technique for the facial bone and anesthesilogy increase the the number of facial bone surgery including orthognathic surgery which improve the facial contour. In general, facial bone surgery comprise orthognathic surgery which involves occlusion and facial coutouring surgery which change contour of face without occlusal change. Orthognathic surgery as facial aesthetic surgery is important and the demand for facial contouring surgery and rhinoplasty is increasing in view point of Oral & Maxillofacial surgeons. In this presentation the concepts of contents and frame for facial aesthetics are explained and the effects of orthognathic surgery on facial aesthetics are evaluated. In addition, facial contouring surgery (Genioplasty, Mandibuloplasty, Malar plasty) will be explained and discussed.
Jin Young Choi is director in Education & Research, Seoul National University Dental Hospital in south Korea. He is vice president in Korean Association of Cleft Lip and Palate. He done his internship and Residency in Oral and Maxilofacial Surgery from Seoul National Universiry Hospital. E-mail: [email protected]