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Age 16, Slightly Deviated Pyramid due to an Injury?

I'm 16 year old I have slightly deviated pyramid due to an injury. I want to ask if I should have nose surgery now or at later age?? It looks unattractive from a diffent angle. I wanna make sure if this is the rite age for surgery or not?

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Rhinoplasty at 16

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     Despite your age, it may be very reasonable to have the surgery performed.  From a growth standpoint, this is reasonable.  A board certified plastic surgeon should assess your expectations and have a discussion with you and your parents or guardians.


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