I Have a Red Dot on Bridge of Nose Since Surgery, Now 4 Weeks Op & Still There, Will This Go Away? (photo)

I was recommended by my surgeon to use dermatix. Will this work? Will it go away? it hasn't faded in the slightest since surgery.

Doctor Answers 2

Red spot on nose after rhinoplasty


Without a direct examination it is hard to determine what this spot is caused from. I would follow your surgeons directions and discuss your questions and concerns with your surgeon for some answers and peace of mind. Best regards, Michael V. Elam, M.D.

Orange County Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Red dot on bridge since rhinoplasty

The skin on the nasal bridge is fairly thick and forgiving as far as a scar is concerned. Question is, why is it there in the first place? Better stick to your surgeon's advice.

Peter E. Johnson, MD
Chicago Plastic Surgeon
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