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Possible Risks of Using Ear Cartilage in Revision Rhinoplasty ?

Hi, I had a septorhinoplasty 2 years ago and I am going for a revision now (the doctor will use ear cartilage to build my nose and to make it look... READ MORE

Rib and Fascia Vs Ear Cartilage to Fix a Scoop

I have a collapsed nasal valves,scooped bridge,and upturnrd tip from a primary rhino.I went on 2 consults for revision. One Dr suggested using ear... READ MORE

Revision Rhinoplasty with Ear Graft - Survival and Healing

I recently underwent a 3rd surgery to remove a poorly placed and infected medpor implant. The doctor did use ear grafts to replace damaged tissue from... READ MORE

Upturned Nose After 4th Surgery: Will a 5th Revision Rhinoplasty Fix the Problem?

Dear Doctors, 5 days ago I did my 4th rhinoplasty and I still have a very upturned nose (more than 110 degree and I am a male). I got this upturned... READ MORE

Why Might a Doctor Not Want to Use Ear or Rib Cartilage?

I am going for a revision rhinoplasty and my doctor is telling me the best he can do if I have enough cartilage in my nose. He is against ear or rib... READ MORE

Ear Cartilage was Removed During Revision Rhinoplasty, Have Had Ear Pain Since, Normal?

I had revisionary rhinoplasty two years ago and my surgeon took out a lot of my fascia and ear cartilage to build my dorsum. Since then, I've been... READ MORE

How Does The Grafting Procedure Work in Revision Rhinoplasty?

From what part (or parts) of the body can the tissue be taken for a nose job revision?  READ MORE

Ear Cartilage Grafting Used in a Third Rhinoplasty to Correct Deep Alar Creases and Soften Tip (photo)

My nose is left looking sharp and skinny and needs some cushioning between skin and bone to look softer. I have relatively thin skin and probably a... READ MORE

How Do the Stitches on Your Ear Look After Ear Grafting in Revision Rhinoplasty? Does Fascia Grafting Leave a Scar on Your Head?

I am concerned about how will the stitches and scars on my ear and head look after these procedures. I would deeply appreciate some help by sending me... READ MORE

Can my nose be fixed a third time? (Photo)

The anatomical structures were left weakenned but it is being currently propped up by a columella strut. My question is, are there any surgeon's super... READ MORE

6 days post op Revision Rhinoplasty w/ cartilage graft, could an infection or hematoma in ear be causing severe swelling?(photo)

My cosmetic surgeon is 2 hours away from me. 3 days post op I called because I was having severe ear swelling. 2 days later he called in an antibiotic... READ MORE

Third revision rhinoplasty, is my nose goal possible? Can ear graft be changed or smoothed out? (photos)

I had a revision nosejob year ago and I'm very unhappy with the result. I've seen 2 plastic surgeons but they both refused to operate my nose because... READ MORE

Is this ear swelling normal 5 days after cartilage harvesting? How long will it stay like this? (Photo)

So i had a revision rhinoplasty to fix a slight saddle deformity 5 days ago, the surgeon took some cartilage from my ear, grinded it up and filled in... READ MORE

Is ear strong enough for a lateral crural strut graft?

I need a revision to correct one side of the nose where the nostrils and tip look concave. I have been told I need a lateral crural strut graft - is... READ MORE

How can a nasal tip be widened?

I used to have nice 3/4 views with a boxy tip that projected out. Now after 2 surgeries both with Cephalic alar dome trims, my tip is half the size it... READ MORE

I had cartilage taken from my ear for reconstructive rhinoplasty. Do I have an abscess? (Photo)

I had cartilage taken from my ear for reconstructive rhinoplasty I have an infection now been put on antibiotics for a week but still really hurts and... READ MORE

How often can the ear be harvested for a tip graft?

I have no septal cartilage left & need to use my ears for revision. I had one ear used for a conchal bowl; I had the conchal bowl totally removed... READ MORE

Can goretex be placed over ear cartilage in dorsum safely? Since you use less goretex is chance of infection decreased? (photo)

I had rhino 2mo ago (ear & septum cartilage to build bridge) and ear cartilage to to tip. The PS said I ran out of cartilage bc I have small ears... READ MORE

I had a revision rhinoplasty with Gore-Tex implant removed and replaced, and reshaping of the ear

Cartilage at the tip of my nose. I get redness on my nose but there is no pain or whatsoever. Recently I had a pimple at the side of my nose. Should I... READ MORE

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