My nose is a little crooked and I want it leveled. How much does rhinoplasty cost, and is it safe? (Photo)
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Rhinoplasty- mild hump and crooked
If the nose is crooked in the region of the bony dorsum (top 1/3) , you will likely require ostotomies to reposition the bones.
If the nose appears crooked in the cartilagionous mid 1/3 region you may require work on the septum or use a cartilage onlay graft.
It is difficult to comment on these options without seeing the nose straight on. You may require a combination of these techniques.
Nevertheless, all techniques mentioned are very safe and reliable.
My nose is a little crooked and I want it leveled. How much does rhinoplasty cost, and is it safe?
Kenneth Hughes, MD
Los Angeles, CA
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