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What is a septorhinoplasty?
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Dr. John Chastain
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: Nasal surgery
Septoplasty and rhinoplasty are two surgeries commonly performed together. Because the outside shape of the nose and inside shape are in many ways related to one another, and because the outside and inside may be surgically opened together, it makes sense to work on the outer appearance (rhinoplasty) and nasal breathing (septum, which is the midline divider between the nostrils) at the same time.

In brief: Nasal surgery
Septoplasty and rhinoplasty are two surgeries commonly performed together. Because the outside shape of the nose and inside shape are in many ways related to one another, and because the outside and inside may be surgically opened together, it makes sense to work on the outer appearance (rhinoplasty) and nasal breathing (septum, which is the midline divider between the nostrils) at the same time.
Dr. John Chastain
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Dr. Esther Cheung-Phillips
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
In brief: Nasal surgery
Septo - stands for correction of septal deviations, rhinoplasty - stands for surgery to correct or improve the appearance of the nose.
Usually this is a cosmetic surgery and the procedures are done at the same time.

In brief: Nasal surgery
Septo - stands for correction of septal deviations, rhinoplasty - stands for surgery to correct or improve the appearance of the nose.
Usually this is a cosmetic surgery and the procedures are done at the same time.
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