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Can rhinoplasty correct a nose that was broken several years ago? I have a very crooked nose that was broken many years ago. Can rhinoplasty fix damage that old? .

Can rhinoplasty correct a nose that was broken several years ago? I have a very crooked nose that was broken many years ago. Can rhinoplasty fix damage that old? .

Rhinoplasty: Rhinoplasty can certainly repair damage to the nose that was done years ago.

Find a board certified facial plastic surgeon or plastic surgeon who has experience with complex nose surgery to find the right person to help fix your problem. ...Read more

Dr. Roger Friedenthal
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Nose Reshaping (Definition)

Nose reshaping (rhinoplasty) is a cosmetic surgery procedure in which a person's nose is operated on by a plastic surgeon to make the nose more to the person's liking. Sometimes, rhinoplasty is done to correct a deviated nasal septum, but the usual reason for the surgery is cosmetic, such as to fix a bump on the bridge of the nose or to ...Read more


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Can an ENT doctor perform a rhinoplasty to straighten a crooked nose?

Can an ENT doctor perform a rhinoplasty to straighten a crooked nose?

Nasal surgeon: Yes. Rhinoplasty, both cosmetic and functional, is commonly performed by otolaryngologists (ent), in addition to plastic surgeons and facial plastic surgeons. ...Read more

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How much fees for rhinoplasty (nose reshaping) & chin liposuction?

How much fees for rhinoplasty (nose reshaping) & chin liposuction?

Rhino and chin cost: In general, rhinoplasty surgery can cost between $6000-8500. Chin liposuction can run between $1500-3000.
Costs depend on complexity, time and type of anesthesia. ...Read more

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What is the best hospital for rhinoplasty (nose reshaping) & liposuction surgery in bangalore, india and by which doctor?

What is the best hospital for rhinoplasty (nose reshaping) & liposuction surgery in bangalore, india and by which doctor?

No idea: But there are excellent hospitals in utah! I would not endorse overseas plastic surgery secondary to patient safety issues and hospital cleanliness issues that do not occur in the us because of regulations. ...Read more

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Could you explain what does nose-job-nose-reshaping-surgery involve?

Could you explain what does nose-job-nose-reshaping-surgery involve?

Very customized: You really need to see a plastic surgeon who does rhinoplasty surgery (not all do). He/she will assess your airway/breathing and what you like/don't like about your nose. What you need depends very much on your skin, nose shape, ethnicity, and cosmetic desires. Small incisions may be required on columella, around nostrils, and within the nose. Suture +/- cartillage grafts under skin of nose. ...Read more

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Okay so I don't know how long my nose was crooked, but is it possible to fix it without rhinoplasty? And it seems to get better thanks to my braces?

Okay so I don't know how long my nose was crooked, but is it possible to fix it without rhinoplasty? And it seems to get better thanks to my braces?

Straighten nose: Your braces are unlikely to have any effect on the deviation of your nose. Besides rhinoplasty, there are no permanent, predictable ways to straighten your nose. ...Read more

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What to do if I have difficulty breathing crooked nose?

What to do if I have difficulty breathing crooked nose?

Septal Deviation: ENT surgeon. There is surgery available to fix the crooked nose that is causing the nasal obstruction, so you can breathe better through it. ...Read more

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Hi docs, would septoplasty slightly fix my crooked nose?

Hi docs, would septoplasty slightly fix my crooked nose?

Not likely: Septoplasty is a surgery done within your nose to correct deviation of your nasal septum. Most of the changes are noticed internally, not likely to fix a crooked nose. ...Read more

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Broke my nose last night its bent out of shape couldt push it back is it better to die than have a crooked nose?

Broke my nose last night its bent out of shape couldt push it back is it better to die than have a crooked nose?

Not sure what u mean: You are going to die sometime. A crooked nose won't change death or when it happens. Living might be less nice if the injury affects the airway. If you want to look better at your own funeral I suggest getting it fixed. ...Read more

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I got my nose skin crooked nose skin not the bone, skin is crooked to a side which is thick and other side is thin. Any solution?

I got my nose skin crooked nose skin not the bone, skin is crooked to a side which is thick and other side is thin. Any solution?

Show it to: A dermatologist for proper diagnosis and treatment. It is probably some scarring or thickened skin, but you need to make sure. ...Read more

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Crooked nose since I broke it years ago - is there any way to straighten it without surgery? I broke my nose four years ago and its been crooked ever since... Is there any way to straighten it without surgery?

Crooked nose since I broke it years ago - is there any way to straighten it without surgery? I broke my nose four years ago and its been crooked ever since... Is there any way to straighten it without surgery?

Unfortunately,: Unfortunately, once a nose has been injured and the cartilage and bone have healed into the "new" position, there is no way to get them back to where they were without surgical correction. There is usually a window of time, 10-14 days, after surgery where bones. An sometimes be manipulated. After that only surgery will help. ...Read more

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Any advice? I have broke my already crooked nose?

Any advice? I have broke my already crooked nose?

Plastic surgery: Depending on your insurance, correction after a broken nose is covered. Depending on the severity of the break (fracture) and the crooked nose, it may be something that can be fixed at the same time. Otherwise, cosmetic deformities unrelated to the injury may need to be counted separately and you would have to pay for that portion of the surgery. The best way to know is to see a plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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How to fix a crooked nose?

How to fix a crooked nose?

Rhinoplasty: A crooked or deviated nose usually requires treatment with a rhinoplasty. There are various reasons the nose can be deviated including the nasal bones, the septum or various cartilaginous structures in the nose. You should see a facial plastic surgeon for consultation to determine the source of your deviation and the best way to address it. ...Read more

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Is it possible to correct a crooked nose after a long time?

Yes: Yes. Rhinoplasty is the most complex facial cosmetic procedure. Make sure your surgeon is an ENT surgeon or facial plastic surgeon ...Read more

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I want to have surgery (septoplasty) for my deviated septum, crooked nose. What is usually involved in the process?

I want to have surgery (septoplasty) for my deviated septum, crooked nose. What is usually involved in the process?

Surgery: The septum is separated from the nasal lining and part of it is removed to create more space in the nose. The curvature of the septum is corrected with sutures or cartilage scraping or with cartilage grafts. After surgery, the nose is usually packed for 24 hrs. ...Read more

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I want to have surgery (septoplasty) for my deviated septum, crooked nose. Who do I talk to?

I want to have surgery (septoplasty) for my deviated septum, crooked nose. Who do I talk to?

Nose doctor: If there are symptoms like nasal obstruction, snoring or recurrent sinusitis, have your nose evaluated by a board certified otolaryngologist ...Read more

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Can rhinoplasty make a nose upturned?

Can rhinoplasty make a nose upturned?

Upturned nose: Yes. A rhinoplasty can rotate (upturn) the nasal tip if desired. The amount of rotation needed is based no many factors: size of nose, height, ethnicity, sex and personal desires among other things. ...Read more

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Can rhinoplasty make a nose more european?

Can rhinoplasty make a nose more european?

Reshaping the nose: Rhinoplasty can reshape the nose in a large variety of different ways. During rhinoplasty the dorsum can be augmented (bridge built), the tip projection increased and made more refined (taller and pointier), and a dorsal hump can even be added to make a nose look "european". ...Read more

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Can you have rhinoplasty if you have nose ring?

Can you have rhinoplasty if you have nose ring?

Yes: The nose ring has to be removed prior to surgery and may need to be repierced after. ...Read more

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Can I get a rhinoplasty to narrow the bridge of your nose?

Can I get a rhinoplasty to narrow the bridge of your nose?

Absolutely: A well-done rhinoplasty should be tailored to suit the patient's needs, and should not be a "cookie-cutter" approach. The nose should look natural and be harmonious with the rest of the face. If narrowing the bridge is all that is needed, that is all that should be done. ...Read more

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Can nose be still swollen after 1 year after rhinoplasty?

Can nose be still swollen after 1 year after rhinoplasty?

Up to a year: Swelling can last up to a year after having a rhinoplasty but rarely longer than that. That is why that you won't realize your actual results until about 12 months after surgery once the swelling has resolved. ...Read more

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How does one breathe after the nose base narrowed in a rhinoplasty?

How does one breathe after the nose base narrowed in a rhinoplasty?

Nasal Base Narrowing: The narrowest part of the nasal airway is the internal nasal valve, located about 2 cm into the nose. This may be narrowed by osteotomies or hump reductions that weaken the nasal sidewalls, but not by nostril reduction. That is not to say that nostril reduction cannot be overdone. Choose a surgeon with experience in this maneuver specifically who can discuss you options with you. ...Read more

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Is there any way to reduce the severity of a dorsal hump nose without rhinoplasty?

No: A nasal 'hump' is a combination of bone and cartilage that would need to be reduced surgically to correct the prominence. ...Read more

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I just got a rhinoplasty was wondering how long before I should be breathing freely through my nose?

I just got a rhinoplasty was wondering how long before I should be breathing freely through my nose?

Weeks to months: Depending on how much work had to be done it usually takes weeks to months to breathe freely through the nose. See your surgeon for a recheck if concerned. ...Read more

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Honestly have been tolde am not very attractive with big nose? Should I have major rhinoplasty or just bump shaved?

Honestly have been tolde am not very attractive with big nose? Should I have major rhinoplasty or just bump shaved?

Your decision: Nasal features that bother you (only) can be addressed by hump reduction or shaving depending on extent of problem. If the size of the nose or the bump bothers you, see a couple of physicians who can provide help. Many use computer video imaging to offer you a chance to see what the changes of mild to major would look like on your face. Helps establish the treatment goals for both you and md. ...Read more

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What is used for filler in rhinoplasty? If I want my nose to be bigger in certain areas, what is used as a filler? .

What is used for filler in rhinoplasty? If I want my nose to be bigger in certain areas, what is used as a filler? .

Cartilage, bone, ....: In general, the use of natural materials, such as cartilage or bone from the patient, is preferred during rhinoplasty, if possible. Synthetic implants can be safely used in certain areas and circumstances, if necessary. Small irregularities can be filled with injectable fillers, but these are temporary. Any of the above should only be performed by a skilled and experienced rhinoplasty surgeon. ...Read more

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I'm 7 week post rhinoplasty, my doughter ponched my nose, and when I wiped inside I found little blood. Shuld I be woried?

I'm 7 week post rhinoplasty, my doughter ponched my nose, and when I wiped inside I found little blood. Shuld I be woried?

Probably not: A problem. If you were bleeding profusely or had a deformity of your nose I might be worried but a little blood is no problem. If you are concerned call your ENT in the morning. ...Read more

Dr. David Sherris
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Rhinoplasty (Definition)

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Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Nasal (Definition)

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