Location: Sarasota, FL
Member since 6/29/2011


  • 35 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

Trying Again... Better Be the Last Time! -Miami, FL

My original rhinoplasty was in June of 2011. I knew immediately (even with the splint still on) that I ws not happy with the aesthetic results. My nose looked assymetric with the right side being more "pinched" and I had a bulbous, polly-beak, if you will. Initially, my breathing was improved, especially in my left nostriI, however, with time I began to have impeded breathing on my right... READ MORE

Anyone Have a Crooked Nose to Begin with AND a Crooked Nose Still Afterwards?

My nose has always bothered me since I can remember - maybe like 10 years old, and now I am 33. I always have had a curve to my nose that I thought looked terrible. But, I liked the way I looked from the front. When I went to a few consults, the docs pointed out that my nose was also crooked to my right side (which I guess I always new, but it never bothereed me that much). I finally decided... READ MORE

Questions from tryingtofindmyself

Asymmetrical Swelling or Bad Rhinoplasty?

I just had a rhinoplasty with septoplasty and turbinate reduction on June 21st. Now, it is 3 weeks later, and my nose looks REALLY crooked. The tip was definitely a looked... READ MORE

Will an In-office Tweaking to Correct Rhinoplasty Asymmetry Interfere with a Possible Future Revision Rhinoplasty?

At a 6-wk check-up, my doc said 1 side of my nasal bridge looks more "hollow" & the other side has a bump. He blamed nasal bones and their "memory" of... READ MORE

Recent comments from tryingtofindmyself

Thanks! (LOL_ that was probably the swelling from the surgery that acted like botox and whatever else fillers and plumped me up!) LOL!!! READ COMMENT

Nah.. He initially though they might be... then had me wear some "nose cones" in my nose for a while, which I hated.... They worked temporarily for changing nostril shape, but that was it... READ COMMENT

Thanks! I doubt you will be disappointed! HE takes his time on each case and takes it very personal as far as doing his best even if that means your surgery takes a little longer, etc. Dr. D is supposedly the best!!! Even the orderlies... READ COMMENT