Which Rhinoplasty Procedure Should I Do? (Photos)

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The best rhinoplasty procedure for you is one that accomplishes your goals.  This would depend upon what is bothering you.

New York Plastic Surgeon
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Rhinoplasty desires

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Rhinoplasty is a very individual procedure. You need to articulate what bothers you or what you would like improved so that your surgeon can guide you through the options available to achieve your desired outcome.

Ricardo Izquierdo, MD
Oak Brook Plastic Surgeon


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After viewing your photos I would recommend an infracturing to narrow the upper nose and a tip rhinoplasty to refine the tip.  I would also consider narrowing your nostrils slightly.

All the best,

Talmage J. Raine MD FACS

Talmage J. Raine, MD, FACS
Chicago Plastic Surgeon

Which Rhinoplasty Procedure Should I Do?

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Which Rhinoplasty Procedure Should I Do?  from the photos, the columella is retracted, the tip slightly bulbous and downward rotated with a very low nasal bridge.  Using a Closed Rhinoplasty, the nasal bridge could be built up using a straight silastic dorsal implant, the tip refined and thinned and the columella plumped using a cartilage graft.  Hope this helps.  I don't use rib grfats as they have a tendency to dissolve unevenly over the years.

Francis R. Palmer, III, MD
Beverly Hills Facial Plastic Surgeon
4.7 out of 5 stars 28 reviews


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I need to see lateral view pictures. You need narrowing of the alar base and tip. Can't tell about profile but, at the leasr you need lateral osteotomies

David A. Bray, Sr., MD
Los Angeles Facial Plastic Surgeon

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