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Is nose job called a nasal rhinoplasty?

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Dr. John Hoffmann
Surgery - Plastics
11 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

A rhinoplasty is the operation to reshape the nose.
That may involve the tip and / or bridge of the nose. If the inside cartilage - the nasal septum- is altered at the same time to improve the breathing it is called a septorhinoplasty.

In brief: Yes

A rhinoplasty is the operation to reshape the nose.
That may involve the tip and / or bridge of the nose. If the inside cartilage - the nasal septum- is altered at the same time to improve the breathing it is called a septorhinoplasty.
Dr. John Hoffmann
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Dr. Ram Kalus
Surgery - Plastics
6 doctors agree

In brief: Yes.

Rhinoplasty is the technical term for what is commonly referred to as a "nose job".
Only a board certified plastic surgeon or ENT surgeon should be performing rhinoplasty surgery.

In brief: Yes.

Rhinoplasty is the technical term for what is commonly referred to as a "nose job".
Only a board certified plastic surgeon or ENT surgeon should be performing rhinoplasty surgery.
Dr. Ram Kalus
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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics
5 doctors agree

In brief: Yes it is

Yes a rhinoplasty is a nose job and a septal deviation procedure can be called a septoplasty and combine it is referred to as a rhino-septoplasty.
A isolated surgery on the tip without cutting the bones is called a tip rhinoplasty. When performed to improve function or reconstruction, it may be called a functional nasal reconstruction or reconstructive rhinoplasty.

In brief: Yes it is

Yes a rhinoplasty is a nose job and a septal deviation procedure can be called a septoplasty and combine it is referred to as a rhino-septoplasty.
A isolated surgery on the tip without cutting the bones is called a tip rhinoplasty. When performed to improve function or reconstruction, it may be called a functional nasal reconstruction or reconstructive rhinoplasty.
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
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Dr. Suzanne Galli
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
4 doctors agree

In brief: Rhinoplasty

Yes a nose job is a colloquial term for rhinoplasty.

In brief: Rhinoplasty

Yes a nose job is a colloquial term for rhinoplasty.
Dr. Suzanne Galli
Dr. Suzanne Galli
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Dr. David Sherris
Facial Plastic Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Yes, when done with deviated septum repair it is septorhinoplasty.

In brief: Yes

Yes, when done with deviated septum repair it is septorhinoplasty.
Dr. David Sherris
Dr. David Sherris
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Dr. Anthony Sclafani
Facial Plastic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Rhinoplasty is a procedure intended to reshape the external appearance of the nose.

In brief: Yes

Rhinoplasty is a procedure intended to reshape the external appearance of the nose.
Dr. Anthony Sclafani
Dr. Anthony Sclafani
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Dr. David Sherris
Facial Plastic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Yes.

In brief: Yes

Yes.
Dr. David Sherris
Dr. David Sherris
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Dr. Francisco Agullo
Surgery - Plastics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

A rhinoplasty is the medical term for a nose job or nose reshaping.

In brief: Yes

A rhinoplasty is the medical term for a nose job or nose reshaping.
Dr. Francisco Agullo
Dr. Francisco Agullo
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Dr. Jane Weston
Surgery - Plastics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Nose job=rhinoplasty

Nasal rhinoplasty is redundant.
Rhino refers to the nose and plasty refers to a surgical procedure intended to make change. Put together, rhinoplasty refers to a surgery intended to make changes in the nose. "nose jobs" gprocedures ever to procedures intended primarily to improve the appearance of the nose. Rhinoplasty can be cosmetic or functional or both.

In brief: Nose job=rhinoplasty

Nasal rhinoplasty is redundant.
Rhino refers to the nose and plasty refers to a surgical procedure intended to make change. Put together, rhinoplasty refers to a surgery intended to make changes in the nose. "nose jobs" gprocedures ever to procedures intended primarily to improve the appearance of the nose. Rhinoplasty can be cosmetic or functional or both.
Dr. Jane Weston
Dr. Jane Weston
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Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Rhinoplasty contours

The term rhinoplasty and "nose job" are the same.
What is different is how the procedure is performed. The object is to contour your nose to fit your features. As a artist, i always wish your nose to reflect who you are but with refinements to enhance and contour it to match your face. Harmony is the key to any facial surgery. Looking your best and maintaining your identity is of value.

In brief: Rhinoplasty contours

The term rhinoplasty and "nose job" are the same.
What is different is how the procedure is performed. The object is to contour your nose to fit your features. As a artist, i always wish your nose to reflect who you are but with refinements to enhance and contour it to match your face. Harmony is the key to any facial surgery. Looking your best and maintaining your identity is of value.
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
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