Doctor Q&A for Dr. Thomas Lamperti

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Lamperti
21 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Need consultation: It's hard to say what level of rhinoplasty is best for you without seeing you. A lot depends on whether your tip could be refined. Also, if your nasal ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Lamperti
21 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Chronic sinus issues: Sinus surgery is done for a variety of reasons. The typical problems include chronic sinus infection, polyps, recurrent sinus infections and chronic f ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Lamperti
21 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Same time is best: If both surgeries are indicated it is usually best to combine the two procedures. This allows you to have just one recovery period and it ends up havi ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Lamperti
21 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Nose & chin surgery: Rhinoplasty refers to surgery on the nose. Genioplasty refers to plastic surgery on the chin. In some cases it may be beneficial to have combined nose ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Lamperti
21 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Glasses no problem: A standard septoplasty shouldn't affect your ability to wear glasses after surgery. A rhinoplasty in which your nasal bones are broken can cause tempo ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Lamperti
21 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Saline and gel okay: I tell my patients that it is okay to use saline rinse and gel after surgery. You should check with your surgeon to make sure it is okay to use in you ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Thomas Lamperti
21 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Usually wait 1 year: The amount of time to wait before having revision rhinoplasty depends on what the issue is that you want corrected. It's usually recommended that you ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Lamperti
21 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Nose Surgery Risks: There are a variety of rhinoplasty surgery risks. Rhinoplasty is typically quite safe, but it is a surgery after all. You can read more about spec ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Lamperti
21 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Get nose checked: You should have your surgeon check your nose to make sure everything is healing properly. You would also need to make sure there is not an infection.
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A female asked:
Dr. Thomas Lamperti
21 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Yes, : Yes, thread lift threads can break. Other problems include extrusion, palpability, and poor long term results.
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