Location: Los Angeles
Member since 3/8/2013


  • 218 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

13 months post op + 1 year appt update

I have posted some photos. If you have had rhinoplasty and see ANY similarities between my nose and your pre-surgery nose, I would love to hear your thoughts. Or anyone else! Some of my initial thoughts... A) I'm not scared about "not looking like myself." I really dislike my nose and I don't like the effect it has on my whole face. I also think my nose is so bad, I think it's only... READ MORE

Ready to Make Some Changes! -Los Angeles, CA

Hey everyone, I am new to this site but I have just started researching facial plastic surgeons. I kept coming across this site so I thought I would join. So here's my story... I'm 25 and I have wanted a nose job for as long as I can remember. I am generally pretty happy with the way I look, but I've always been extremely unhappy with my nose. It's okay from the front, but from the... READ MORE

Questions from stephaniek21

What Are my Biggest Concerns Facing Septorhinoplasty? (photo)

I am confident about my decision to shave down my bump and slightly lift the tip. After consulting with a few surgeons, I discovered my septum is slightly deviated on the right... READ MORE

Insurance Coverage - Septorhinoplasty?

I know cosmetic rhinoplasty is NOT covered by insurance. My doctor said I should be able to be covered for the septoplasty portion of my surgery. But, since I am having both... READ MORE

Recent comments from stephaniek21

Thank you so much! He really is. READ COMMENT

Sorry for the late reply - I haven't checked the site in forever. But yes, thankfully I am still very pleased with my results. I'm sorry you had a rough time with your rhinoplasty. :( But I would highly recommend Dr. G! READ COMMENT

Aw, that makes me so happy to hear. Thank you so much! READ COMMENT

Thank you ! Yeah, it really is amazing how long it takes for all of the swelling to dissipate. I also freaked out because I felt like it changed so much and so often over the first six months, sometimes even day to day. But I had to... READ COMMENT

Thank you so much! I hope everything went well with your surgery last month! The first month post-op can be really up and down - I hope you're hanging in them. I have my one-year follow up this weekend and will update after that! READ COMMENT