Location: New York, NY
Member since 9/30/2013


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  • 1 discussion
  • 3 questions

Questions from anonpatient

At What Point is It Counterintuive to Take Prednisone After Rhinoplasty? At 3 Months, Nose is Always Swollen/filled with Liquid?

I suffered a bump after seeing the final revision rhinoplasty result & the swelling around my nasal tip implant (Porex) is turning into scar tissue; one side of my nose... READ MORE

Nose very big due to prolonged swelling/scar tissue after 2nd rhinoplasty; is it pointless to hope for a better outcome safely?

Thick, oily skin. In 2nd rhino, surgeon debulked nose,elevated tip,removed old scar tissue, & augmented tip w/small Porex implant. Saw final "result" in wk 6 but was... READ MORE

One side of my nose was injured after Rhinoplasty, so one side experienced prolonged swelling. How can revision correct this?

1 yr post open rhinoplasty w/ ear cartilage & small implant in tip, no bone breakage. Nose healed well & symmetrically till blow on one side just after 1 month post op; injury... READ MORE

Discussions started by anonpatient

Can I get cosmetic surgery even if don't have any private health coverage in case of emergencies?

I plan to get a revision for cosmetic surgery & am temporarily losing private health insurance. I am paying for the surgery, out of pocket, of course, but get the impressions... READ MORE

Recent comments from anonpatient

I'm so sorry you're in distress. I can't tell what this looked like from your old surgery, but the unfortunate thing is that for a while your nose WILL look overprotected/assymetrical (esp. if your pre-op nose was) for about a month.... READ COMMENT

Sorry to hear you're going through this! I hope it gets better. Honestly, I don't think 6 weeks is long in at all. Thank you for kind words. Did he offer a kenalog injection or anything else? READ COMMENT