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How Can Scar Tissue Be Removed Surgically in a Revision Rhinoplasty? Is It a Risk?

I would like to know what are the cons of getting scar tissue removed surgically? Can all scar tissue build-up be removed equally so the nose does not... 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

Nasal Bone Osteotomy - What Can I Expect With This Revision?

I had a rihnoplasty 3 months ago. Now, there is an open roof on my nose bridge. If I use osteotomy to close the roof of my nose bridge, how much... READ MORE

Irradiated Cadaver Rib VS Autologous Rib Revision Rhinoplasty the Facts?

I have some questions regarding Irradiated and Autologous Rib. 1. Can Irradiated rib grafts be pre-cut ( so that it is more predictable how the shape... READ MORE

Closed or Open Rhinoplasty Better for Revision?

Ive already had an open one. my nose was broken and brought in, my tip turned up and some off of it & bump filed down.The only thing is he added... READ MORE

Alar Base Is Wide and Thick after Primary Surgery. Is a Suture Cinch Method The Right Call?

I had nose surgery before, nasal bones were broken. Alar bases looks wide and thick. My doctor wants the suture cinch to narrow the frontal part. Does... READ MORE

Tip Projection Without Upturning the Nose - Revision Rhinoplasty?

Hello! I have to undergo my second revision rhinoplasty to project my nose (around 3-4mm) because my tip is too retracted and short for my facial... READ MORE

Revision to Correct Droopy Tip - Best Technique?

In the first 2 months post op the nose looked great but then the tip started to downturn. When I smile it looks terrible and even when I don't the... READ MORE

Is There a Very Different Skill Set Between Nasal Reconstruction and Revision Rhinoplasty?

I was wondering if a surgeon produces good result for nasal reconstruction if you would expect similar results from revision rhinoplasty? Do they draw... READ MORE

Augmentation Revision Rhinoplasty with Fascia and Diced Cartilage?

Hi, I had overresective male rhinoplasty 6 months ago. I do intensive research for augmenting my dorsum. I saw that DCF is a method wich augments the... READ MORE

Why is my Tip Still Droopy After Rhinoplasty? (photo)

I had closed rhinoplasty. If my tip was lifted, why does it still look the same as before? I'm frustrated... It just seems like the distance between... READ MORE

Is It Proven That Something Called 3-D High Definition Endoscopic Rhinoplasty is a More Advanced Rhinoplasty Procedure?

I consulted with 2 plastic surgeons (in NY & MD) and am planning consulting with 2 more about a revision rhino. One of the doctors I am reading up... READ MORE

What is the Name of This Rhinoplasty Nostril Technique?

When or if I choose to go in for a consultation for a revision rhinoplasty, I would like to know the name of the rhinoplasty technique where the the... READ MORE

Is It Possible to Get a Natural Curve with Rhinoplasty Revision? (photo)

I want to do a revision because my nose looks ''done'' and ''fake'' after my primary. I want some natural curve and height on the bridge and a slight... READ MORE

Revision Rhinoplasty Using One Nostril Only?

I've had my first rhinoplasty over 6 months ago. During the healing process my tip downturned so I went for a revision. My doctor performed the... READ MORE

How to Place a Spreader Graft So It Won't Be Seen Externally on a Thin-skinned Patient?

Hello, I have heard some doctors comment that spreader grafts can make the upper part of the nose too wide or bulky. However, I have seen some before... READ MORE

Is Replacing a Small Dorsal Hump a Small or Large Revision?

And how soon after surgery can it be done? I was interested mostly in how complex it is - is it less so than changing the tip? I feel terrible about... READ MORE

Structural Reorientation Vs. Camoflaging In Septorhinoplasty? (photo)

Rhinpolasty/septoplasty in 2002 (closed). Surgeon used the "camoflaging," technique whereby the deviation is not corrected per se, but... READ MORE

Does anybody know the Korean Scaffolder ® technique? Is it safe? How does it function?

Does anybody know the Korean Scaffolder ® technique? Is it safe? How does it function? What is injected exactly? For what can it be used and could it ... READ MORE

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