Member since 3/11/2013


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Reviews by Desperatetobreathe

Terrible Rhino Outcome!!! - New York, NY

Dr Joe McCarthy did my primary 25 years ago (I'm 46 yrs old now.) Was supposed to be a simple procedure of shaving down my bone b/c my only problem was a Greek hump, not severe, but it bothered me. He did shave it down (not scooped, did an ok job) BUT left me with severely uneven/asymmetric... READ MORE

Seeking Feedback - Tobias for Revision Rhinoplasty - New York, NY

I need a rhino revision (severe assymetric nostrils). My primary was done about 20 yrs ago and it was bad back then and only got worse over the years. i had a consult with dr tobias and next week with dr guida. Any personal feedback (negative or positive) is much appreciated. Thank you. Thx... READ MORE

Questions from Desperatetobreathe

Why Do So Many Tips Develop Pointy, Small-ish, Hardened Balls After Rhinoplasty?

Is this due to poor technique and an over abundance of mediocre plastic surgeons? Is it the normal outcome of grafting? Thank you. READ MORE

Discussions started by Desperatetobreathe

Seeking feedback - dr tobias NY/NJ

Hi, seeking personal feedback on your experience with dr tobias I need a revision desperately, and am strongly considering dr tobias. I have asymmetric nostrils and bid tip... READ MORE

Recent comments from Desperatetobreathe

Ppl can contact me and I will share pics privately READ COMMENT

I'm 15 months out and my nose is not good. Dr P grafted alot and the grafts are appearing thru the skin, tip tilts to the left, and the assymetry which he didn't fix is worse now that swelling is completely resolved. I am looking for a... READ COMMENT

Am now 13 months post-op and Dr P revision is not looking good at all. The skin shrunk into place and his grafts are showing and noticeable, and the columella strut that he gave me (i dont know why he did that, i had hood support... READ COMMENT

I'm flying from NYC to CA for a consult w/dr frankel and dr Kim in SF for a revision...would love more feedback, update, photos, anything that you're comfortable sharing. Feel free to PM me. Wishing you the best as you heal, and I... READ COMMENT

I had a revision w/pastorek. I had a difficult case. Overall, quite satisfied - its 10 months post op - but he couldn't fix everything. I was turned away by several top drs and even Tabbal (supposed nose god) at one of my many consults... READ COMMENT