Member since 5/19/2013


  • 116 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 2 discussions
  • 1 question

Reviews by jcathope

Dr Jacono SUCKS!! WARNING to all!

I have dreamed of having rhinoplasty for over 25 years but never was able to - either because of money or uncertainty or shifting priorities over the years etc. I recently hit the point where I couldn't stand hating what I saw everytime I looked in the mirror or at a photo of myself anymore. ... READ MORE

So Glad I Put all my Hope in Dr Pontell - Media, PA

Well - I have suffered almost an entire year since my first nose surgery. It has been the harshest year of my life - no exaggeration - and I really appreciate all of the supportive and awesome people on Realself who have given me support, hope and a place to vent. Thank you all so very much! I... READ MORE

Questions from jcathope

Can a Revision Rhinoplasty Restore the Contour/ Bulbous Shape to my Nose?

I used to have a very bulbous nose. I had rhinoplasty 5 months ago to correct a few deformities - mainly a deviated tip. My surgeon ended up completely flattening down and... READ MORE

Discussions started by jcathope

Researching surgeons to fix my nose - any suggestions? In PA, NJ, NY, MD

Hi, I had a really bad primary rhinoplasty that has left me devastated  - The only thing keeping me going is the possibility of getting it fixed.  I won't be having... READ MORE

I need revision rhinoplasty stories! Whether good or bad I want to hear about what you went through...

Hi guys,  I am in the early stages of considering/researching a revision rhinoplasty - I have time because I need to wait longer - at least until March or April 2014 to... READ MORE

Recent comments from jcathope

I send u a private message. But i also wanted to say that i am so very sorry for what u have gone thru with botched jobs in the past. I truly hope you find the right doctor to help u. Jacono has a PR company that tries to manage his... READ COMMENT

Thank you so much!! I really think about posting pix a lot, but I still haven't been able to bring myself to face the camera. It's irrational but it triggers my post traumatic stress from my first disaster surgery (as i was trying to... READ COMMENT

Thanks so much! wishing you all the best - freedom and light!! READ COMMENT

I am most certainly not calling you a liar. I am simply saying that if you had good results (and I am glad that you did) why comment on someone else's post who has obviously been traumatized and devastated and say "i don't know what... READ COMMENT

Ugh!! I just read your posts and I am so sorry you are going through this. You commented on my review so I popped over to see how things were progressing for you. I know how you feel - it is very scary to be hanging in limbo not... READ COMMENT