Location: Calgary Alberta
Member since 1/31/2011


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Turbinate Pain Post-Rhinoplasty

I get severe throbbing pain inside left nostril (similar to tooth ache)when I'm out in the cold weather ever since my last nose surgery. The throbbing pain can last for... READ MORE

Left with Only 8mm L-strut After Rhinoplasty. Should That Be Corrected?

After reviewing an old operative report i noticed the surgeon mentioned he used and removed cartilage from my nose but left me with a good 8mm L-strut. I read online that... READ MORE

What's the Name of the Thicker Portion of the Lateral Nasal Wall?

By feel inside the nose about half way up I can feel there's a thicker band that extends from the lateral nasal wall into the nasal cavity towards the septum, which creates... 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 (basically lower third of nose). I... READ MORE

Slanted Nose. Can I Fix the Alignment?

I've been told my septum looks straight inside the nose, yet my bridge from my radix to tip gradually slants towards the right side, without any noticeable curving. Can this be... READ MORE

When Did E.N.T.'s Start Doing Rib Cartilage Harvesting for Revision Rhinoplasty?

About ten years ago you never heard of an e.n.t/facial plastic surgeon harvesting rib cartilage for grafting in the nose. I believe only general plastic surgeons performed such... READ MORE

Can excess upper or lower lateral cartilage be removed and used to build up other areas of nose deficient in cartilage?

Can cartilage be taken from over sized upper lateral cartilage and be placed for instance to support deficient lower lateral or medial cartilage or vice versa? Or is there... READ MORE