Replacement + Rhinoplasty Q&A
Do Rib Cartilage Implants Have to Be Replaced or Revised After a Few Years of Use, Like Silicone and Goretex Implants?
I understand and have heard that silicone, goretex and all other synthetic implants for rhinoplasty will eventually have to be replaced (or revised)... READ MORE
My Dorsal Graft Shifted and It Makes my Nose Look Crooked. is It Possible to Remove and Replace with Medpor Before 1 Year Wait?
My Dorsal Graft Shifted and It Makes my Nose Look Crooked is It Possible to Remove and Replace with Medpor Before 1 Year Wait? READ MORE
I am a 27 year old female of Korean descent and I had the rhinoplastic surgery (silastic?) completed 13 years ago. I am very happy with my results and... READ MORE
I had surgery over 10 years ago. I am 65 years old and really hoping that I won't have to undergo another full-fledged surgery. I guess the implant I... READ MORE
My husband had squamous cell cancer of the nasal septum. Doctors removed the septum but reconstruction done at the same time failed. Now facing new... READ MORE
My PS removed over half of my lateral crura and I now have a severely pinched nasal tip and collapse on either side. I don't believe regular batten or... READ MORE
Doctor removed medial crural footplate from my left nostril. Is it possible to replace it? Ear cartilage? Will it look the same?
Is it also possible to augment the one on the right? Thank you READ MORE
I had a nasal implant and about three years ago I began to get infections on the inside of my nose, after or during showers, I was able to pop and... READ MORE
Had large spreader grafts put in to fix a collapse. However, I'm missing about 15% of left inferior turb head. The larger graft on that left side is... READ MORE
My bridge implant shifted due to trauma and I had it removed without thinking to ask to replace it in a single surgery. Nose was never infected; I... READ MORE
Hi I had a revision Rhinoplasty in Philippines last April 26 2016. My L shape silicon implant has been remove and replaced with gore tex. Also had... READ MORE
When the doctor removes rib for rhino how come they don't replace the area missing rib with something?
When the doctor removes rib for rhino how come they don't replace the area missing rib with something so the lung doesnt pop out? Like a silicon rib... READ MORE
My doctor replaced my splint with a new one just 3 days after rhinoplasty. Will this affect my final result?
He didn't say why,but i noticed he was cheking a part of my nose that had more swelling. Is it common to do that? What would be his reason ? Will this... READ MORE
I want to remove a columellar strut and replace it with a septal extension graft. Is this possible the a closed technique? Thank you READ MORE
I need a full nasal reconstruction for a perforated septum. The doctor I consulted with wants to replace it with irradiated cartilage. Is it necessary... READ MORE
I did my rhinoplasty 2 years ago using the septal and ear cartilages. Because I was really worried, I removed the silicon that was in my nose and and... READ MORE