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Septoplasty is a surgical procedure that corrects a deviated septum by straightening and repositioning the partition between the nostrils. 

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Tip of my Nose Looks Bigger, Lost Its Shape, and Moves Around After Septoplasty - Los Angeles, CA

I had septoplasty done exactly one year ago in Los Angeles by an ENT at Good Samaritan Hospital which was fully covered by my PPO. My doctor throughly explained the surgery and ASSURED me the appearance of my nose would NOT change. I had a deviated septum and often found it hard to breath out of... READ MORE

I Had a Septoplasty - Spokane, WA

I had a septoplasty yeasterday morning and now my face and nose are extremely swollen beyond recognition. I am trying to figure out if this is normal. Does anyone have any tips as far as the swelling and extreme pain. I am in so much pain that I feel like my face is going to fall off. I need... READ MORE

28, Female I Needed a Septoplasty and Rhinoplasty and Turbenates Couldn't Breath Through my Nose Only my Mouth - Macomb, MI

I was always scared to get it done but finally I took my decision and it was a great one the outcome was great and my sergeant was great loved everything about it I went to the lakeshore Ent and met with my docter he was the first consultation I had I explained to him that I had a problem when I... READ MORE

Red Head with Deviated Septum & Rhinoplasty - Fort Benning, GA

My nose was broken during a brutal kidnapping while I was 8 months pregnant. They couldn't xray it because of the pregnancy. 12 years later my nose had shifted and the inside was collapsing. It was becoming difficult to breath through. My insurance covered the entire surgery, so I set it up... READ MORE

27 Year Old Male, Chin Implant & Septo-rhinoplasty - London, GB

13 months ago I had a chin implant and septo-rhinoplasty with Basim Matti and I am happy with the results, they are not perfect but then perfection rarely exists, they are however dramatically improved so much so that I can not reasonably expect for more. Thank you Mr Matti. Long story I... READ MORE

Honest Review: Satisfied Beyond My Expectations - Dallas, TX

Dr. Spencer Cochran changed my world the other day. I am just over a week post-op, and as a constant reader of RealSelf I called the office asking what the best way for me to write a positive review would be. He and I met at my consult in late July. I knew right away he was my doctor. No... READ MORE

Looking for Feedback on Dr. Robert Thomas in Melbourne

I'm looking to have Septoplasty/Rhinoplasty/Turbinectomies. I'm really looking forward to breathing better and quicker recovery from colds/flu. I only found one review on Dr. Thomas on this site and can't find any reviews on him in Google. Any reviews and/or before/after pix would be greatly... READ MORE

Septo-Rhinoplasty - Woodbury, MN

Dr. Tolan is uniquely talented. He managed to reduce my hump and still keep my ethnic features intact. No one noticed I had anything done, and I am so much happier with my nose. Plus, I can breathe better! I battled with the decision of aesthetically changing my nose for a long time (6 years)... READ MORE

23 Years Old - Santa Monica, CA

After breaking my nose during a soccer game, my breathing was being obstructed and I was in need of a Septoplasty. After consulting a few different doctors, I ended up going with Dr. Anynehchi for the surger, and had such a positive experience as one of his patients. From my first consultation... READ MORE

Young Adult Septoplasty - Toronto, ON

I had my Septorhinoplasty performed over 3 months ago and the results are excellent . I am very pleased with the results and appreciate that Dr. Rival was very informative, supportive and professional throughout this time. I had a severly deviated septum that was causing severe breathing issues.... READ MORE

Goodbye Crooked Nose... Hello BEAUTIFUL Nose!! :) - Wayne, NJ

I have wanted a nose job since i'm 21,now I'm 28!! For years I hesitated because I thought I'd be in too much pain and what if it wasn't perfect? Then I met Dr. Kassir!! I had my consultation in Feb and by June I was having my surgery. Post-op the pain wasn't bad at all. The office called me... READ MORE

28 Years Old, Functional Septoplasty and Turbinate Surgery. Woodbury, MN

My motivation to have a consultation with Dr. Tolan was due to a deviated septum and difficulty breathing that I've experienced my entire life. Overall, I am very happy with the results. if I had to choose whether I would have surgery knowing what I know now, I would have the surgery again... READ MORE

Septo/rhinoplasty Turbinates Spreader Graphs - Perth, AU

Consultation was ok, showed Mr Imani photos of desired shape he said can be done. We discussed the width being increased as my breathing is bad and the cartilage collapsed. Day of surgery I could breath well and and could notice an improvement. Now as I write this day 11 and after my cast... READ MORE

Turbinoplasty, Septoplasty, Rhinoplasty with Dr. Aynehchi - Los Angeles, CA

I found Westside Head and Neck after 4 unsatisfactory consultations with various Beverly Hills plastic surgeons. With hours of research and referrals, I never felt fully comfortable or ready for my procedure until meeting Dr. Aynehchi. Dr. Aynehchi was the only doctor that fully understood my... READ MORE

Patience IS A VIRTUE .. Stop Being Impatient So You Can Get the Results You Expect and Are Paying For!!! - San Francisco, CA

People do not realize that septum or rhinoplasty takes time to actually take its real shape. Over the year/years your nose changes. The swelling is a process that needs to run its course. So many people think "okay I got this done now where are the results.." It doesn't work that way. About 3... READ MORE

I Can Breath Now Thanks to my Dedicated Surgeon - Marina Del Rey, CA

I found this website right after my deviated septum surgery. I appreciate how everyone has opened up regarding their recovery I have learned a lot. I was referred to Dr. Luis Macias by a friend and after the first consultation I knew he was the right Doctor. He is a great listener and is always... READ MORE

2 septoplasties and both made my nose worse - Detroit, MI

I had 2 septoplasties that were done by different surgeries. The first time I did it (July 2011) and had those tubes from the nose removed, I took a deep breath and said wow... this is what it feels like to be able to breathe normally? I was extremely happy and relieved. 2 days later I realized... READ MORE

Septoplasty, Turbinate Reduction, and Adenoidectomy. - San Antonio

I've never really been able to breathe out of my nose, it's just been a thing I've lived with all my life. So I decided this year I would look into why I can't breathe. Im sick and tired of always being congested and my nose being stuffy. So I googled the best doctor in San Antonio, met with MD... READ MORE

32 Y/o, Indian Male, Had Septorhinoplasty with Turbinate Reduction and tip lift. Knoxville, TN

So this is my first time blogging! I finally had my surgery on Feb 5th. I have been wanting this my whole life. I was born with a deviated septum, and over time it got to the point i was a complete mouthbreather b/c i was completely blocked. Anyways, im on post op day 2. more photos to come.... READ MORE

Septoplasty, sinus surgery, turbinate reduction, and rhinoplasty.

I have a cooked nose and smile. I have learned how to place myself in pictures so no one notices, or how to just angle my body when talking to someone so that they don't notice. I have always had to breath out of my mouth, almost all of the time. If I am doing anything other than just sitting... READ MORE

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