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I wanted to feel better about myself. Since I...

I wanted to feel better about myself.

Since I was about 15 I noticed my face changed in ways that I did not expect. I was on growth hormone therapy and suffered a trauma to my nose and forehead. My tissue thickened up as a result. I was left emotionally scarred and I suffered looking at my face in the mirror.

I went looking for doctors because I wanted to feel like myself again. Nobody would even touch my face due to the high complexity of the surgery.  I was referred to a craniofacial surgeon who works all the major hospitals in Los Angeles and has a fellowship program. His plan called for a coronal incision (ear to ear) to peel my skin back, drill down my brow, and on top of that a rhinoplasty would have been needed as well. Well that all sounds easy until I did the actual research. I found out my recovery time would have been almost a month. My hairline would not be the same, I would loose most of the sensation in my upper face, and I would have an ugly scar.

A year passed, and I was on youtube looking at videos. I watched Dr. Schwartz do a rhinoplasty. He was so careful and meticulous with his work constantly checking every small aspect making sure it was all perfect. Once I saw the video I knew that I could trust  Dr. Schwartz  operating on my face.

I went for my consultation and I felt comfortable with the staff. I felt as though Dr. Schwartz saw me as a person, and not just another case. My surgery was done using an endoscope (six ~1cm incisions)  to avoid the coronal incision, and the rhinoplasty was done closed. That put my mind at ease knowing I would be back on my feet faster.

Los Angeles Facial Plastic Surgeon

How do I begin to discribe Dr. Schwartz? This guy really changed my life. He has very talented hands. My family felt comfortable with this surgeon, but I was the one going under the knife, and I was horribly scared. I was comforted knowing he does not schedule his surgery days with a high surgical volume. That means that I got more time with the doctor, and he took his time with my surgery making sure it was done ABSOLUTELY impeccably (it was a very long surgery). The whole team was personable and I felt safe throughout the whole experience. The care I received with Dr. Schwartz was excellent, it far exceeded my expectations. I would recommend him to anybody needing facial plastic surgery. Thank you Dr. Schwartz and your team for changing my life. Your one of the kindest human beings I have ever met. I hope you continue to change peoples lives.

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5 out of 5 stars Doctor's bedside manner
5 out of 5 stars Answered my questions
5 out of 5 stars After care follow-up
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5 out of 5 stars Phone or email responsiveness
5 out of 5 stars Staff professionalism & courtesy
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grow a beard and you will be the hottest man in town :D

hope you don't mind a compliment from a guy :S
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Ill keep that in mind. I'm thinking of doing the stubble thing again. Thanks Fernando.
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What a great result! You do, indeed, look friendlier and more chipper. I'm glad you look how you feel inside now. What a gift! Plastic surgery can be such a good thing.

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Angie it was a gift to me! It changed my life. Thanks for the support. :)
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You look so handsome
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Thank you!:)
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i always wanted to watch a rhinoplasty being an RN and all-- but i was too scared it would make me chicken out! it bothers me to think about what they actually did to me when i was out cold (had rhinoplasty 4months ago)
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by the way i had closed rhinoplasty too
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It was nothing. The anticipation was the worst part. Afterwords coping the day with packing is probably the worst part. Afterwords it really is not all that bad. I could finally breath out of my nose. It was the best thing that ever happened to me.
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wow, there is such a difference. Your nose really looks amazing/natural, and overall you look more cheerful. Congrats!
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I appreciate it, thanks!
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You look awesome, congratulation on your results. I bet it's changed your life. Cosmetic surgery receives such bad press but when you see work like your you really respect the profession and what a positive and profound impact it can have on a person.
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Thank you so much. The procedure has changed my life. I feel as though plastic surgery receives bad press when it becomes a vanity statement. In my case it was completely reconstructive. I wanted my old face before I went on medication. I'm sure I could have asked to look like any movie star, but that was not what I wanted. I wanted a friendlier and more cheerful appearance. Lastly, I wanted to still feel like myself. Again, thank you for taking time to comment.
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wow i'm so glad u like ur results and i do too post op pics are great
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Thank you so much Safi. It changed my life. I should have done it sooner.
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