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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

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

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

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 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

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

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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