Member since 3/11/2013


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Reviews by Desperatetobreathe

Terrible Rhino Outcome!!! - New York, NY

Dr Joe McCarthy did my primary 25 years ago (I'm 46 yrs old now.) Was supposed to be a simple procedure of shaving down my bone b/c my only problem was a Greek hump, not severe, but it bothered me. He did shave it down (not scooped, did an ok job) BUT left me with severely uneven/asymmetric... READ MORE

Seeking Feedback - Tobias for Revision Rhinoplasty - New York, NY

I need a rhino revision (severe assymetric nostrils). My primary was done about 20 yrs ago and it was bad back then and only got worse over the years. i had a consult with dr tobias and next week with dr guida. Any personal feedback (negative or positive) is much appreciated. Thank you. Thx... READ MORE

Questions from Desperatetobreathe

Why Do So Many Tips Develop Pointy, Small-ish, Hardened Balls After Rhinoplasty?

Is this due to poor technique and an over abundance of mediocre plastic surgeons? Is it the normal outcome of grafting? Thank you. READ MORE

Discussions started by Desperatetobreathe

Seeking feedback - dr tobias NY/NJ

Hi, seeking personal feedback on your experience with dr tobias I need a revision desperately, and am strongly considering dr tobias. I have asymmetric nostrils and bid tip... READ MORE

Recent comments from Desperatetobreathe

Also considering Davis & Frankel for revision, but been very difficult to get either of their patients to answer my DMs READ COMMENT

We are traveling around consulting w/revision specialists. I will followup on realself and let u know how we move forward. Wishing you the best. READ COMMENT

Why do you seem to be purposely not mentioning the name of your surgeon? READ COMMENT

Pastorek did a terrible awful tragic primary on my daughter, and the columella strut that you indicated ruined your nose is also her problem. It's warped, makes the nostrils terribly uneven and her tip tilts to the left. He's clearly... READ COMMENT

I'm also deciding between these 2 drs for revision READ COMMENT