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Am I Pushing It With A Fifth Time Rhinoplasty?

I had rhinoplasty 17 yrs ago to remove a bump which went well. 10 yrs ago, I had surgery to reduce the ball, but it just made it bigger. A second... READ MORE

When is the right time to do a Revision Rhinoplasty? (photos)

This is my 8th week after a bad nose job .according to my surgeon he feels that the nose was overdone and that a more refined yet not overdone nose is... READ MORE

Is This Swelling or a Permanent Hump Post Rhinoplasty?

I am 10 wks post septorhinoplasty and turbinate reduction. This is my 3rd rhinoplasty. My nose profile was straight but I wanted it curved slightly... READ MORE

What Would Cause Neuropathic Pain After Nose Revision Surgery?

I ended up with many complications because of a novice and aggressive surgeon. One being severe neuropathy all around nostril regions and tip... READ MORE

Deviated Nasal Septum?

I had 3 surgeries on my deviated nasal septum to straighten it out. And after every surgery, my nose continues to have an s-shape and i cant breathe... READ MORE

Is it safe to remove part of one nasal turbinate to improve breathing?

I am having a revision rhinoplasty soon to improve breathing/some cosmetic issues and i wanted to get more opinions on removing part of the turbinate... READ MORE

It's been approximately 3 months and I can't breathe normally. My lining is completely dry and no mucuous formulation.

My doctor said he cauterized my turbinates during surgery should I be worried? I had a revision surgery a year ago, doctor had dropped the nose but I... READ MORE

How can the side bones of my nose be operated upon so that they look more normal? (photos)

I had deviated septum surgery when I was 19 . Post surgery my nostrils were packed tight with packing which caused my turbinate bones to swell and... READ MORE

How many days to take of work if I undergo Septo-rhinoplasty+Fess? I am a teacher and need to speak for about 6 hours a day.

I have had two septoplasty surgeries, last one was 18 months ago. Present diagnosis is left side turbinate hypertrophy, anterior deviation of septum... READ MORE

How do I find out if a crooked nose is the problem, or a deviated septum? Do I need septoplasty, rhinoplasty or both?

I went through a trauma right after rhinoplasty pulling my nose down. A strut that had been inserted in my anterior spine shifted, & took my nasal tip... READ MORE

Revised septorhinoplasty turbinate coblation. 3 weeks after op, 3 arteries burst. 1 week of failed packing

Revised septorhinoplasty turbinate coblation 3 weeks after op 3 arteries burst 1 week of failed packing 3 attempts emergency surgery Have not been... READ MORE

Do I require tertiary rhinoplasty? What's wrong with my nose? Noisy breathing, nasal valve pinching, dry mouth & pain (Photo)

I had a revision rhinoplasty with extensive grafting just over a year ago, 2 months ago a Dr inserted a cottle speculum into my nose and applied... READ MORE

What is a septoturbinotomy, with outfracture of the turbinates? Does it involve removal of turbinates?

I had a complicated revision rhinoplasty and septoplasty 4 months ago. In my surgical notes it states that a septoturbinotomy with outfracture of... READ MORE

Who are the best surgeons to perform a Revision Rhinoplasty and removal of spreader grafts and columellar strut graft?

3 years ago, I underwent an initial rhinoplasty by a young surgeon at a teaching hospital where she accidentally performed a septoplasty to enlarge... READ MORE

Can a nasal passage be narrowed? Too wide after septoplasty.

It's been over a year since my primary rhinoplasty. My left nostril originally was not taking in air that well, after rhinoplasty it has excessive... READ MORE

Can my breathing problems get better by 1 year mark?

I had 2 rhinoplasties and I am approaching my seventh month of recovery soon. My breathing is still not too good. I saw 2 doctors and they told me... READ MORE

Can you have turbinate coblation done if you have already had a turbinoplasty?

Hello. I had a turbinoplasty procedure done and it was worth it. I also had a septoplasty to fix a deviation to the left. Before surgery I couldn't... READ MORE

How does one know if turbinates are enlarged because of allergies or born with them too big?

I have breathing issues and had 3 rhinoplastys but was told inside everything looks good by ents and plastic surgeons. I wanted to know how does one... READ MORE

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