Fort Myers Facial Plastic Surgeon
39 Barkley Cir
Fort Myers, Florida 33907-7531 US
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Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology

Memberships

American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS)
Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS)

Consultation Fee

insurance billed

Hospital Privileges

Dr. Fuller has hospital affiliations at Lee Memorial Hospitals System.

Education

  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate:
    B.A., Murray State University

    Medical School:
    M.D., University of Kentucky
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internship:
    University Medical Center-UFHSC

    Residency:
    General Surgery, University Medical Center-UFHSC
    Jacksonville Hospitals Education Program - University Hospital of Jacksonville, FL

    Otolaryngology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Ohio - Western Reserve
    Cleveland, OH

Treatments offered at Ear, Nose, and Throat Specialists of Florida, P.A.

Most popular answers from James H. Fuller, MD

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Can Tip Rhinoplasty Correct Asymmetrical Cartilage?

A major goal of rhinoplasty is symmetry. Certainly your asymmetrical tip can be corrected and most likely without bone work. I would want to see the... READ MORE

Had Rhinoplasty 4 Years Ago, Still I Feel Nose is Too Wide, Slightly Droopy and Slightly Asymmetric. What Should I Do? (photo)

The pictures presented are not adequate for a full evaluation, but it looks to me that the upper tip (lateral cartilaginous framework) is too wide and... READ MORE

Septorhinoplasty and Blue Cross Blue Shield

This is a little complicated. Most insurance companies, including BC/BS of Florida will pay for a rhinoplasty within a year of the injury for a... READ MORE

Pros and Cons of Gore-tex and Sillicone in Rhinoplasty?

There is no question that the patient's own tissue is the safest, but even it can absorb. The main problem is the morbidity of the donor site... READ MORE

Tip Swelling After Surgery, What Can I Do? (photo)

One's ethnicity must be considered in any rhinoplasty. To me your entire nose is a little large - not just the tip. It would be helpful to see... READ MORE

Is This Rhinoplasty Outcome Reasonably Achievable? (photo)

I think your computer modeling provides a great goal. This is a good starting point to discuss your ideal with your surgeon, However, skin thickness... READ MORE

Is It Possible to Make the Nose Pointed Again? (photo)

Probably, there is significant change with further definition of the tip the first six months and some out to eighteen months or longer. I would wait... READ MORE

How Long Before I Can Surgically Repair an "Acute Nasal Fracture"

Acute displaced nasal fractures should be reduced within two weeks. My ideal time is ten days except a little sooner in a child and a little longer if... READ MORE

Difference Between Closed and Open Rhinoplasty?

I think this is a matter of training; I am of the old school. I am comfortable with the closed technique. Pick your surgeon and let him do what is... READ MORE

Would Additional Revision Rhinoplasty Be Recommended?

You have a very masculine face and a masculine nose to match. Unless some defect is hidden on the frontal view only I would say, no. READ MORE

Qualifications
Experience
Practicing for 47 year.
Board Certifications
Board-certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology
Memberships
American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS)
Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS)
Consultation Fee

insurance billed

Hospital Privileges
Dr. Fuller has hospital affiliations at Lee Memorial Hospitals System.
Education
  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate:
    B.A., Murray State University

    Medical School:
    M.D., University of Kentucky
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internship:
    University Medical Center-UFHSC

    Residency:
    General Surgery, University Medical Center-UFHSC
    Jacksonville Hospitals Education Program - University Hospital of Jacksonville, FL

    Otolaryngology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Ohio - Western Reserve
    Cleveland, OH

Treatments offered at Ear, Nose, and Throat Specialists of Florida, P.A.



Can Tip Rhinoplasty Correct Asymmetrical Cartilage?

A major goal of rhinoplasty is symmetry. Certainly your asymmetrical tip can be corrected and most likely without bone work. I would want to see the... READ MORE

Had Rhinoplasty 4 Years Ago, Still I Feel Nose is Too Wide, Slightly Droopy and Slightly Asymmetric. What Should I Do? (photo)

The pictures presented are not adequate for a full evaluation, but it looks to me that the upper tip (lateral cartilaginous framework) is too wide and... READ MORE

Septorhinoplasty and Blue Cross Blue Shield

This is a little complicated. Most insurance companies, including BC/BS of Florida will pay for a rhinoplasty within a year of the injury for a... READ MORE

Pros and Cons of Gore-tex and Sillicone in Rhinoplasty?

There is no question that the patient's own tissue is the safest, but even it can absorb. The main problem is the morbidity of the donor site... READ MORE

Tip Swelling After Surgery, What Can I Do? (photo)

One's ethnicity must be considered in any rhinoplasty. To me your entire nose is a little large - not just the tip. It would be helpful to see... READ MORE

Is This Rhinoplasty Outcome Reasonably Achievable? (photo)

I think your computer modeling provides a great goal. This is a good starting point to discuss your ideal with your surgeon, However, skin thickness... READ MORE

Is It Possible to Make the Nose Pointed Again? (photo)

Probably, there is significant change with further definition of the tip the first six months and some out to eighteen months or longer. I would wait... READ MORE

How Long Before I Can Surgically Repair an "Acute Nasal Fracture"

Acute displaced nasal fractures should be reduced within two weeks. My ideal time is ten days except a little sooner in a child and a little longer if... READ MORE

Difference Between Closed and Open Rhinoplasty?

I think this is a matter of training; I am of the old school. I am comfortable with the closed technique. Pick your surgeon and let him do what is... READ MORE

Would Additional Revision Rhinoplasty Be Recommended?

You have a very masculine face and a masculine nose to match. Unless some defect is hidden on the frontal view only I would say, no. READ MORE

Treatments offered at Ear, Nose, and Throat Specialists of Florida, P.A.

Treatments offered at Ear, Nose, and Throat Specialists of Florida, P.A.

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