Just had Rhinoplasty 3 weeks ago, not the result I was looking for, could it of been better? (photos)
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Noses are very tough to judge in the immediate postoperative period, indeed some time even after months. I would remain calm, and direct your questions to your treating surgeon.
3 weeks following rhinoplasty
Hello jsteel55673, thank you for your question. You will hear that it is entirely too early to determine. You will notice that your nose will change significantly over the next 2-6 months. I would continue followup with your surgeon during the healing phase to ensure everything is headed in the right direction. In 6-12 months, I would then reassess things with your surgeon at that time and consider a second opinion if desired.
You are way way too early to assess your end result . Give yourself time. After 6 to 12 months you can assess and see your surgeon for a discussion if you desire. My Best, Dr Commons
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You are still very early out. I would suggest expressing your concerns to your surgeon and also waiting a few more months to see if the result improves. Often, rhinoplasty results continue to improve for up to 1 year after surgery, since swelling tends to stick around.
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