Can I have revision rhinoplasty at 11 months post op?
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Time should elapse prior to revision rhinoplasty
You have waited patiently and you are obviously still concerned with the appearance of your nose. I do not think that a month early in an individual with medium skin thickness looking for tip revision is going to make much of a difference. Happy birthday and I hope that you wind up with the nose that you had always envisioned yourself having!
Can I have revision rhinoplasty at 11 months postop?
A thorough internal and external examination of the nose is required to make a determination about what may be needed, so there are too many variables to answer the question appropriately. Revision rhinoplasty is more difficult than a primary rhinoplasty, so choose your surgeon very wisely based on extensive experience
You would have to be seen in person to determine whether or not the tissues are soft enough to undergo the procedure. Best of luck.
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Timing of revision rhinoplasty
Generally, the longer you wait the better, especially if you had tip work done. There are always exceptions but I would try as hard as possible to wait at least a year. It may seem like 4 weeks wouldn't matter but why take the chance? I'm guessing you want this to be your last nasal surgery so do everything you can to set the stage for success. Good luck!
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