Notched + Rhinoplasty Q&A
Hi I am on day 25 post op rhinoplasty.the left hand side of the nose is more swollen, puffy, and stiff. I am worried because the nostril are... READ MORE
I think the incision on the columella was not stitched closed correctly. The two sides (above and below the incision) do not appear to be aligned, and... READ MORE
What is the Likelihood of a Notched Nostril Caused by Rhinoplasty Correcting Itself Through the Healing Process?
I had nose surgery 8 days ago and am experiencing intense anxiety over the asymmetry of my nose. The left nostril is "notched," making the... READ MORE
Hi, I had Rhinoplasty to correct my bulbous tip and its been 8 Months now.The left nostril is "notched," making the left nostril seem higher than the... READ MORE
I had rhinoplasty a year ago. I have "notched cartilage" on the right side of my tip where my tip was narrowed. The "notch" basically looks like the... READ MORE
Hello, I had a primary rhinoplasty 10 days ago and have a question about the bottom of my nostril. When I was cleaning out my nose with saline... READ MORE
Hello, I had a nose augmentation with rib cartilage (bridge and tip) about 7 days ago and I am really worried because my nostril openings are showing... READ MORE
I have a very noticeable 'step down' on my columella from sutures for my rhinoplasty 6 weeks ago. It's on both sides but much worse on my left. Is it... READ MORE
I had open rhinoplasty 2 weeks ago and have noticed a notch on the left rim of the columella. Will massaging the scar make the notch heal? If not when... READ MORE
Composite Graft Repair versus Alar Rim Cartilage Graft Repair for an External Notched Scar at the Upper Nostril Rim?
In addition to the option of composite graft repair, it has been suggested to me that a simple alar rim cartilage graft might help normalize the... READ MORE
I had my first rhinoplasty 10 years ago but was not pleased with the results. On both sides I had notching around the alar base so after a year my... READ MORE
Had revision rhinoplasty 11 days ago and the Collumella has this bump on it. Not sure if I should have it corrected now or will it improve with time.... READ MORE
In my research on the many, yet realistically few, options on anterior nostril rim notching repair, I spotted what is called an internal V-Y... READ MORE
I had open rhinoplasty 12 days ago to remove a slight hump and fix some tip drooping. I realize it is TOO soon to judge results. The profile is... READ MORE
Composite Graft Repair for Nostril Notching with External Scarring - Internal or External Use of Composite Graft Required?
I have confusion on whether a composite graft would need to be used internally or externally at the nostril rim in order to correct or improve a... READ MORE
Had rhinoplasty that included an alar base reduction. The wedge excisions of the alars extended into the nasal sill area which has created a notch /... READ MORE
I had my Rhinoplasty surgery 4 days ago, and everythings fine except that I noticed small skin over lapping on my columella, the stitches are still in... READ MORE
Very tight and painful columella...is this just swelling or Injury to the medial crura during elevation of the skin flap resulting in the notching of... READ MORE
I had open rhinoplasty in June and noticed asymmetry as soon as the cast was removed. I was told this was due to swelling however 4 months on and my... READ MORE