When younger I fell off of a concrete barge causing damage to my lip & nose. Since then my lip has drooped. Lip lifts are not supported by soft part of the nasal septum. As is observable, it cannot adequately support the tension of the skin after its resected. It results in tension on the columella too which creates a 2nd defect. I need a dr who has technical experience w/this. Ideas? Do clients or drs know a good dr for this?
Looking For Reconstructive Doctor to Suspend the Orbicularis Oris from the Boney Part of my Nasal Septum?
Doctor Answers 1
Lip reconstruction with modified rhinoplasty
This is an interesting problem. My recommendation would be to find a doctor who does a lot of revision work in your area. It is hard to make specific comments or recommendations without a picture or exam. In the midwest I could recommend Dean Toriumi in Chicago. East coast, Patrick Byrne in Baltimore. South, Yadro Ducic in Dallas/Ft. Worth area or Texas. West coast, Corey Maas.
Dr. Chase Lay
Have a question? Ask a doctor
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.