Can you please tell me if my nose is broken and my lateral walls need to be fixed? (photo)
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Rhinoplasty for nasal fracture
Nasal trauma can result in a fracture of the nasal bones with associated upper lateral cartilages. When the nose is crooked and twisted it is usually related to previous trauma. A deviated septum can also result from the injury as well as a fractured nose. In most cases repair of a deviated septum on the internal portion of the nose and straightening the outside of the nose are performed simultaneously. Please see the link below where we have performed a rhinoplasty to straighten out previously fractured noses
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