Location: Toronto, Ontario
Member since 1/17/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Expected a Rough Recovery but Pleasantly Surprised at No Pain, Very Little Bruising

I had rhinoplasty surgery on Feb. 22 performed by Dr. Oakley Smith. I am 40 years old and have disliked my nose for a very very long time. How do you find a good surgeon? Well, i looked on the computer and looked. I went to 2 other consultations. I kept looking. One surgeon, with my photo on the computer in front of us, simple just turned up my nose and said.,. see this is what well do. I... READ MORE

Recent comments from Howyalikemenow

Good for you! Congrats on making the decision. I hear you on hating your own nose. People may say you have a nice nose. I dont think its THAT bad, but mine wasn't THAT bad either. I saw uglier noses. But, so what? Mine could be... READ COMMENT

I agree, I am 5 days post op. Zero pain. I was expecting a lot worse. Pleasantly surprised! READ COMMENT

You will feel so good about your decision after! You should be very proud of yourself that you are brave enough to do the surgery! It takes a lot of courage and that should say something. Good that your doing it young girl. I am 5... READ COMMENT

In terms of swelling after the cast was removed, what can i expect. I am getting mine off tomorrow Thursday. Does the swelling go down substantially the week after the cast comes off? READ COMMENT

Good luck! I am also getting cast removed Thursday. So far so good with recovery. I am pleasantly surprised of how easy the recovery has been for me. I eat well, very well, and rest. I have had no pain, no bleeding. The anesthia is... READ COMMENT