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Rhinoplasty Nose Reshaping
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
What is the best hospital for rhinoplasty(nose reshaping) & liposuction surgery in bangalore, india and by which doctor ?
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 moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Alters the structure: Nose reshaping or rhinoplasty involves the reshaping of the bone and cartilage structures of the nose. This might include some conservative removal of tissues or just reshaping and repositioning. This can be done from inside the nose or with small external incisions that are well hidden. You should consult with an experienced rhinoplasty surgeon to see what is best for you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Rhinoplasty: You should meet your surgeon and his team. The docotr should listen to your desires and formulate a plan for you. You should be able to see some of his work, before and after pictures. Remember you cannot get a new nose just a better shaped version of what you already have. ...Read more
Use referrals: From trusted friends, respected professionals and previous patients. Start with your existing physicians and ask for referrals and then use local hospitals or medical societies as week as national organizations such as the american society of plastic surgeons at plasticsurgery.Org. Verify credentials with state licensing agencies. Arrange a few consultations. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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 moreSee 4 more doctor answers
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 moreSee 3 more doctor answers
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 moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I just got a rhinoplasty was wondering how long before I should be breathing freely through my nose?
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 moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I'm 7 week post rhinoplasty, my doughter ponched my nose, and when i wiped inside i found little blood. Shuld i be woried?
Is rhinoplasty completely safe? If not, then what are the chances of various complications? Recommended to me: 2-3 extensions, nose tip.
Int. in getting rhinoplasty. Is it true now you may hv to get two surgeries to see best result? And it's harder if you have thicker skin on nose?
Thick nasal skin: Having thicker skin on the nose is a blessing in the long-run, but can make for a slower recovery because of greater swelling. An appropriate facial analysis during the pre-operative planning period should result in a plan that does NOT typically require more than a single surgery. There are countless techniques available to help thick skinned noses get great results. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
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?
Hi! i got rhinoplasty yesterday morning, this afternoon as i was changing dressings around my nose i noticed the tip was turned up like a pig. Is this normal? Is it just swollen? Will it go down?
Shrinking tip: Many people want a smaller tip after rhinoplasty. The best way to get an accurate idea of how much is possible for you is to see a surgeon who can do photo-imaging. The amount of reduction varies from person to person. The thicker your skin, for example, the less reduction is possible. Your surgeon should be able to answer this question for you. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers