alva2

Location: Dominican Republic, DO
Member since 6/4/2011

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  • 12 total posts
  • 1 review
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  • 6 questions

Reviews by alva2

Revision Rhinoplasty in Venezuela?

I couldn't find a face / rhino specialist in the Dominican Republic so I'm checking docs from Venezuela to get this procedure done. I already got a personal consultation with "Bernardo Krulig" (reconstructive and facial specialist , he was very honest and Ethic but I'm concerned he's too young... READ MORE

Questions from alva2

How to Get a More Defined Nassion/radix Area in Rhinoplasty?

I had my first rhinoplasty 5 months ago (1st pic). I got reduction of the nasal bones, supra-tip and tip but my nasion was not touched. As I had an overall big nose, after... READ MORE

Do You Think This is a Flat Nasion/radix?

This is the extension question my previous question about my wide nasion / radix: http://www.realself.com/question/defined-nassion-radix-area-rhinoplasty Here are the the... READ MORE

Revision Rhinoplasty for Inverted V and Pollybeak, How Should this be Addressed? (photo)

Based on the pictures, how would you address my case? I have 14 months I got the 1st rhinoplasty and I'm really nervous about my 2nd procedure next month. the 1st was... READ MORE

How Can Scar Tissue Be Removed Surgically in a Revision Rhinoplasty? Is It a Risk?

I would like to know what are the cons of getting scar tissue removed surgically? Can all scar tissue build-up be removed equally so the nose does not end up uneven? can the... READ MORE

Pros and Cons of Ultrasound Therapy Post Rhinoplasty?

I have been doing some research about ultraound over the nose but have found none to little information. Ultrasound therapy have been used for sinus complications but at the... READ MORE

Can I Use Xanax to Help Myself to Sleep After Rhinoplasty?

I've been advised to sleep with my head elevated, better is I can sleep sit.. It's even hard for me to sleep only on my back... is it ok to take xanax (alprazolam) to help with... READ MORE

Discussions started by alva2

Ultrasound therapy over the nose after rhinoplasty?

Hello, I wanted to post this here to see if somebody has tried the ultrasound over the nose after a rhinoplasty? I'm going for a revision rhinoplasty soon and I'm... READ MORE

Recent comments from alva2

Make sure to pick a full face /rhino specialist who can evaluate your whole face. I had no so big, no se complicated nose so went to a regular plastic surgeon who was good for other areas. MY BAD!!! He ruined my nose... i as far as i... READ COMMENT

Hello, I am from the Dominican Republic. I had my first 2 nose jobs there. Lately I'm traveling often to Venezuela and that's why I consider getting this procedure done there. thanks for sending me the list, I will make sure to ask them... READ COMMENT

Hello Suko, the price is in VEF (venezuelan currency). It's approx. 13,000 USD at the standard exchange rate. was your case very difficult he charged so much or that's his average charge for a rhino? READ COMMENT

Must of you had open rhinoplasty? I think that with closed rhino damages to the facial nerves as well as swelling on the face is more minimal. I'm going for revision rhino next month and I'm now concerned about this :-/ On my 1st... READ COMMENT