stephaniek21

Location: Los Angeles
Member since 3/8/2013

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  • 213 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 209 comments
  • 2 questions

Reviews by stephaniek21

Ready to Make Some Changes! -Los Angeles, CA

Hey everyone, I am new to this site but I have just started researching facial plastic surgeons. I kept coming across this site so I thought I would join. So here's my story... I'm 25 and I have wanted a nose job for as long as I can remember. I am generally pretty happy with the way I... READ MORE

Over 7 Months Post Op!!! :)

I have posted some photos. If you have had rhinoplasty and see ANY similarities between my nose and your pre-surgery nose, I would love to hear your thoughts. Or anyone else! Some of my initial thoughts... A) I'm not scared about "not looking like myself." I really dislike my nose and... READ MORE

Questions from stephaniek21

What Are my Biggest Concerns Facing Septorhinoplasty? (photo)

I am confident about my decision to shave down my bump and slightly lift the tip. After consulting with a few surgeons, I discovered my septum is slightly deviated on the right... READ MORE

Insurance Coverage - Septorhinoplasty?

I know cosmetic rhinoplasty is NOT covered by insurance. My doctor said I should be able to be covered for the septoplasty portion of my surgery. But, since I am having both... READ MORE

Recent comments from stephaniek21

Hey! Your tip swelling will still go down a lot over the next few months! It really takes foreverrrrr for the tip to go down. Also, some days my nose seems to curve a little to the right. Then the next day, it looks straight and... READ COMMENT

Thank you! :) READ COMMENT

Thank you! I actually only booked my original consultation appt a few weeks in advance. Then I booked my surgery about 5 weeks in advance... I do remember them saying if I couldn't come in for surgery at that date, his next availability... READ COMMENT

Thank you so much! I'm sorry I took so long to respond... Anyway! Dr. G did use spreader grafts that helped to refine the tip. He reshaped my tip too by moving the nostrils back slightly. In terms of follow-up appts, I went in for a... READ COMMENT

@Liddyn - Thank you thank you!! :) YES he had to change my bridge. My bones used to curve outward on the bridge which created my bump, like this ( ) He had to break the bones and make them so they were more like this ) ( .... haha if... READ COMMENT