I have cleft and can you expect a perfect nose if I get a surgery done? (Photo)

I have cleft and following is how my nose looks after 2 nd surgery an year back. Can I go for next surgery and what are the chances of me getting a perfect nose?

Doctor Answers 2

Nose Surgery

Hi rek0503,


Not enough information was given about your past 2 surgeries but based from your photos, there is still a room for improvement for your nose, such as the length of the nose, the flaring of the alars, the asymmetry of the alar rim, and the floor on the nose.


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Cleft nose

Cleft rhinoplasty is a complex surgery and can require multiple surgeries.  I would recommend you wait at least 1 year before undergoing another surgery.  I would caution you against hoping for "perfect" as this can set unrealistic expectations.  I recommend you meet with a plastic surgeon that has experience with cleft rhinoplasty for best results. 

Adam Bryce Weinfeld, MD
Austin Plastic Surgeon
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