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Strength of Nose After Rhionplasty

how will be strength of nose nine month after rhinoplasty?

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Strength of nose after rhinoplasty - nose job


 Your nose after rhinoplasty or nose job surgery should be well healed and strong at 9 months post-operatively.  I typically inform my rhinoplasty or nose surgery patients that they can return to contact sports at 8 weeks after surgery.  Good luck.

Houston Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Strength after rhinoplasty


At nine months you are good to go. While you still may be sensitive it will take a significant blow to injure you.

Michael L. Schwartz, MD
West Palm Beach Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Strength of Nose After Rhinoplasty


By nine months the cartilage should be well healed and should be resilient. If osteotomies were performed the bones should be well healed as well. 

Michel Siegel, MD

Michel Siegel, MD
Houston Facial Plastic Surgeon
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