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Nasal Valve Collapse Surgery?

I have been told that I have nasal valve collapse on both sides 3 months post op. I was wondering when a revision could be performed, and if this is a... READ MORE

Nasal Valve Collapse?

Hi i had a rhinoplasty in 2007 and can breath fine during the day but at night have difficulty breathing as one nostril blocks up. An ent doc said it... READ MORE

Can a Septoplasty Alone Correct Nasal Valve Collapse and Appearance? (photo)

I have been told that I have a significant caudal nasal septal deviation to the left with complete dislocation of all but my most anterior septum off... READ MORE

Internal Nasal Valve Collapse Surgery?

So I am 2 months post op and found out that I have internal nasal valve collapse obstructing my breathing. I am not sure if I want to take on the risk... READ MORE

Will a Septoplasty Fix my Appearence if Its Dislocated? (photo)

I have been told I have a severe caudal nasal septal deviation with dislocation of the septum off the maxillary crest and the roof sitting at a 45... READ MORE

How Can I Fix my Nose Unevenness and Asymmetry? (photo)

My left nostril is indented, and droops lower than my right. I believe I have a collapsed valve on my left too, since manipulating my cheek/nose... READ MORE

Does This Sound Like a Left Nasal Valve Collapse?

Had septorhinoplasty preformed 3 months ago, tip was deprojected and dorsal hump was removed. Ive noticed that my breathing is worse on my left side,... READ MORE

What else beside Deviated Septum? Nasal Valve Collapse? (photo)

Hey guys! seeing as my nostrils are incredibly uneven and crooked, I think something is wrong, I have trouble breathing through both nostrils,... READ MORE

Nasal Collapse & Deviated Collumella Clearly Obvious Within Weeks of Rhinoplasty?

(Suspected As Soon As Cast and Stents Came Off) ENT/PS says it wasn't his surgical expertise/judgement & is blaming it on post-operative healing.... READ MORE

Concerned About Open Rhinoplasty Result (7 Weeks Post Surgery) - Photos Attached (Surgeons Opinions Greatly Appreciated)?

I asked for a concave bridge and a shorter tip, but bridge is not concave and tip looks unrefined. I may also have a valve collapse/crooked nose from... READ MORE

Does Everyone Have Nasal Valve Collapse to an Extant?

My nostrils cave in when I inhale. They did this before I had Rhinoplasty and Nasal Graft surgery to fix this issue and they cave in slightly... READ MORE

Do I Have a Nasal Valve Collapse?

It has been 6.5 weeks since my surgery, and I have been having difficulty breathing ever since. When I inhale through my nose, both of my nostrils... READ MORE

Will Sniffing Right After a Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty and Nasal Graft Surgery Create Nasal Valve Collapse?

I got the Rhinoplasty to improve my Nasal Valve Collapse, but yet I am still collapsing sometimes upon inspiration, especially when I work out and I... READ MORE

Do i have an open roof deformity, inverted v deformity and collapsed nasal valve? (Photo)

Its been7 months post op and I'm starting to see some problems.. my breathing is also a little obstructed. my nose was fairly large and was downsized... READ MORE

Is an Onlay Graft Necessary when Spreader Grafts Are Placed in Thin Skinned Patient?

I expect that I will need spreader grafts placed after a primary rhinoplasty has left me with collapse of the middle vault and breathing issues. I... READ MORE

What is the best way to diagnose if too large spreader grafts were used to fix a severe nasal valve collapse?

I had spreader grafts used over a yr ago to fix a severe valve collapse. Turbinate on left side was slightly reduced as it was originally blamed on... READ MORE

How to approach treating a severe mid-vault collapse?

Hi there! I have been "diagnosed" with a relatively severe mid-vault collapse. The specialists in facial reconstruction I have consulted with have... READ MORE

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