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Can a double alar rim graft that is too bulky be corrected? (photos)

I have had 3 rhinoplasties. In the last surgery, my doctor placed a second piece of ear cartilage over an existing alar rim graft to help open my... READ MORE

Is it Possible Nasal Valve Collapse 6 Weeks After Septorhinoplasty? (photo)

I am 5 1/2 post op. Having breathing difficulties through both nostrils. While breathing through right nostril changes during the day (sometimes good... READ MORE

I want to have a Rhinoplasty but I have a septum perforation, am I at risk for a nasal collapse? (photo)

A q-tip slides straight through from one side to another with a bit of room to spare. Am I at risk for a nasal collapse if I have the procedure? What... READ MORE

Do I need a revision for a small tip and collapsed nostrils?

Hi Doctors, 9 months ago I had a rhinoplasty, the op report states that I had a cephalic trim and suturing to the tip, i painfuly watched my tip... READ MORE

Is my nostril collapsing? Is this a botched plastic surgery? (Photo)

I had rhinoplasty in June of 2014. I had my bridge sloped, and reduced the size of my bulbous tip. Overall, I was not unhappy with my result.... READ MORE

Should I go through with a septoplasty and/ or rhinoplasty? Could a Septoplasty alone fix my facial aesthetics?

My breathing is significantly weaker on the right side (where it deviates) than the left. The skin on the right feels pinched in. Also, my right... READ MORE

Uneven, small nostrils after rhinoplasty and alar base reduction. Are they collapsed? (Photo)

Had rhinoplasty years ago. Profile is perfect, but nostrils are bad, uneven and you can see the cuts from alar base reduction. Are they collapsed? I... READ MORE

Collapsed Sidewall and Doctors Wants to Put Cartiliage in: Is This Just a Camouflage For the Issue?

Is it just a camouflage for the problem? I have a collapsed sidewall and doctor said he needs to put septum cartilage there. My worry is i dont want... READ MORE

Your Thought on my Rhinoplastic 1,5 Year Later? (photo)

I am interested to know about your opinions regarding my rhinoplastic. I am unhappy with the asymmetric nostrils, but my plastic surgeon said it's... READ MORE

What are my options? Nostril collapse after having my deviated septum repaired and rhinoplasty. It been only 1 year (Photo)

I had, Open septorhinoplasty, inferior turbinate reduction, repair of vestibular stenosis (nasal valve) and harvest of septal cartilage. Also... READ MORE

Advice and opinions on what can and can't be done during a third nose operation? (Photo)

Left-hand side appears deformed, the bone has collapsed down the side of my nose. Projection and length are still too big, and generally my nose looks... READ MORE

can anything be done to correct my collapsed nosril and weak alar cartilage from a previous septorhinoplasty.

Can anything be done to correct my collapsed nosril and weak alar cartilage from a previous septorhinoplasty. I find it really uncomfortable and have... READ MORE

Is my nostril collapsed? I'm 2 years post op & my nostril wasn't like this before. It gets smaller during the day (Photo)

I had a old implant leak & was rushed into surgery two weeks after discovery. I had my nose done and a turbinectomy. It was not from a rhinoplasty... READ MORE

What can be done about a nostril that has been reduced too much and has collapsed? I have very thick skin (Photo)

My right nostril was cut way more than my left. The only thing a very good surgeon has said that can be done is to cut into the skin (columella) the... READ MORE

Can one remove alar batten grafts inserted into lower lateral cartilage/lining of nostril?They have made breathing problem worse

I had a septorhinoplasty to correct a deviated septum and post nasal drip (I am an opera singer). lateral cartilages inside the nostrils collapsing in... READ MORE

Is my nostril collapsed? (photo)

Also why is the other nostril like a ball? pre op photos are attached and shows that my nose was smaller. Now my tip is twice as big even though it... READ MORE

Right nostril collapse 2 years after Rhinoplasty? (photos)

I had rhinoplasty and septoplasty to fix a deviated septum and create a smaller nose for my face. I loved my nose within the first year of getting it,... READ MORE

My nostrils are collapsing when breathe in post rhino, and the space between each nostrils is narrower. Can it be fixed?

I am a week post op after a rhinoplasty I can breathe when I flare my nostrils but when I don't I can't breathe and my nostrils collapse, there very... READ MORE

What could be causing complete blockage or right nostril?

My left nostril has collapsed, but my right does not look collapsed. I can't get enough air through. Makes a whistling sound. Even if I use a breathe... READ MORE

Septorhinoplasty 9 months ago,appears cosmetically worse than pre-surgery.How is this possible?Will I require a revision?(photo)

I had a septorhinoplasty 9months ago. Unfortunately my nose has come out looking cosmetically worse than pre surgery. I no longer have a pointed tip... READ MORE

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