Sleep Apnea + Rhinoplasty Q&A
My maxilla was moved forward 6mm to open my airway for apnea purposes. Unfortunately, this movement broadened my nose tip and nostril base quite a bit... READ MORE
I'm wondering if my septum is deviated. As someone who has experienced sleep apnea, I've begun to consider the possibility that my septum is deviated.... READ MORE
I am currently recovering from a rhinoplasty and my breathing has been cumulatively worse since surgery. My breathing was almost as bad pre-op, and I... READ MORE
Hello! I have been struggling with breathing issues for almost 13 years . I can't sleep at night, and sometimes I get sleep apnea. The thing is my... READ MORE
I have sleep apnea and a deviated septum. Would like to have a septoplasty, rhinoplasty and a chin implant in one shot.
Few questions... I have BCBS which I believe will cover the non-cosmetic portions of Surgery. What costs am I looking at out of pocket? What financing... READ MORE
I'm consid. septorhinoplasty for breathing & confidence. I have obstr. sleep apnea. I have 3 exper. certif. facial plastic surgs on my list. All 3 use... READ MORE
I just booked my consultation for rhinoplasty. I have read the surgeon I am consulting with only preforms closed rhinoplasty. Here's my situation: I... READ MORE
I need an advice, my nose ridiculously bigger 10 months after surgery, nose has dorsal hump, curving from bridge to tip? (photo)
I had a rhino-septoplasty following a bad septoplasty in August of 2014 , it left me with a nasal collapse and a dorsal hump. . I now am still blocked... READ MORE
I have mild sleep apnea and really big tonsils and a deviated septum is a rhinoplasty safe? (photos)
My ENT suggests that fixing my deviated septum can help my breathing as well as removing my tonsils. I don't use a Cpap. How will anesthia work? READ MORE
Are functional Rhinoplasties covered by IL Medicaid -- specifically, an internal valve collapse caused by prior septoplasties?
Condition is a decade-long in its established pathology. Non-responsive to numerous non-surgical treatments. Likely the genesis, if not a primary... READ MORE
I need the septum reconstructed because there is no cartilage anymore. I wear a CPAP on third mask. Leaking air all the time,top breathing at night,... READ MORE
Eleven days since deviated septum surgery. Two days since splints removed. No noticeable improvement? Do I still have to wait?
On Tuesday July 11th I got a septoplasty and turbinate reduction surgery. Two days ago on the 20th I had the splints and cross stitch removed. However... READ MORE
I am a 63 yr old who had maxillomandibular advancement surgery (mma) for severe sleep apnea about 8 months ago. The surgery left me with asymmetry of... READ MORE
Skin twisting over nose after rhinoplasty as it shrinks. It's uncomfortable, experiencing sleep apnea due to nostril retraction.
I had a septal cartilage shield graft put in crooked/derotated and it is obstructing breathing in my left nostril. My nostril is retracted on the left... READ MORE