When I was 16, I had what I now call a "cookie cutter nose job" by a doctor who took no time to study my face or much more. I had a bump in my nose and the tip pointed downward some. I just wanted a cute nose. So he lopped off a lot of my nose. I thought it was cute at 16. Then by age 20 I was having chronic nose bleeds (3 hour long gushing nose bleeds) breathing problems, and headaches. I... more
Almost total blockage on right side of nose and partial blockage on left. I had rhinoplasty surgery 30 years ago for a broken nose. Purpose of Tx was to breath normally and fix structural flaws in my nose design caused (and/or not fixed) by previous surgery.
I put off my revision rhinoplasty with rib graft for 2 years because I wasn't sure about the rib graft. Ultimately, after 2 years... more
I had been unable to breathe properly out of one side of my nose for 15+ years. After my surgery, the improvement was almost instantaneous. I am so pleased with the results and the great improvement in my breathing. more