Location: MN, US
Member since 3/22/2009


  • 11 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 1 question

Reviews & Stories

Unsuccessful Rhinoplasty Experience

Pros: The operating procedure and the physical pain experienced afterward weren't nearly as awful as I thought they'd be. Cons: The "stuffed up" feeling during the recovery period was uncomfortable, but that was to be expected. However, I'd honestly feel relieved if the recovery period was the extent of the problems. It would have been completely worthwhile had the results been in... READ MORE

Questions from oneofmanypatients

What is the Best Way to Fix Pollybeak Deformity?

About 8 months ago, I went in for a rhinoplasty, and eventually a pollybeak deformity revealed itself. My surgeon denies that exact term, but recognizes that I dislike the... READ MORE

Recent comments from oneofmanypatients

A week later is much too early to give a definite answer, but in my experience the septum (I think that's what you're referring to) remained swollen for quite a while after, especially because I had work done to reduce it, but in the... READ COMMENT

The EXACT same thing happened to my nose, but the amount of scar tissue that builds up sometimes can't be helped by the surgeon--everyone's body reacts differently to surgery. I decided to do a revision rhinoplasty with the same surgeon... READ COMMENT

First of all, this was only the case of my rhinoplasty -- yours could be a completely different problem, but I'll inform you of it in case they do turn out to be similar problems: About a year ago I had a similar experience with... READ COMMENT

Speaking through my own experience with a corrective rhinoplasty, the earliest time to consider it is from 9 months to a year after the initial surgery, depending on your rate of healing and the extensiveness of the procedure. READ COMMENT

Hi there! I would gladly tell you the name of the surgeon, but I'd prefer to keep it at a one on one basis rather than posting the name outright :) Perhaps I'm mistaken, but your profile doesn't seem to show means of contacting you... READ COMMENT