I am very self conscious about my nose. Sometimes I dont want to smile because my nose dips down overlapping my top teeth so much and looks completely non proportional. What do you believe is the best procedure I can go through to help this problem, whether its surgical, or non surgical?
I Think I Have a Hanging Columella? (photo)
Doctor Answers 1
Rhinoplasty for a Hanging columella
The photographs are inadequate to give an opinion as to whether or not a columella -plasty should be performed. An active depressor septi ligament will also make the tip droop upon animation, which can be released at the same time as the rhinoplasty and columellar-plasty. Please see the link below to see how we have addressed a hanging columella in our rhinoplasty practice
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.