Location: WA
Member since 7/19/2009


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Questions from erio

Facial Plastic Surgeon Vs Plastic Surgeon for Rhinoplasty?

If I need Rhinoplasty, does it make a difference if I go to a "Facial Plastic Surgeon" instead of a "Plastic Surgeon"? READ MORE

Is Graft Needed for Rhinoplasty?

I have heard from people and read online about a graft used during Rhinoplasty. If I only need my nose to be reduced in size--the bone, the cartilage, and the alar base-- do I... READ MORE

New Rhinoplasty Technique That Eliminates the Need for a Splint?

I am contemplating Rhinoplasty and I have heard and read about the splint that is supposed to be very uncomfortable after surgery. I have also heard and read about some new... READ MORE

Osteotomy for Symmetrical, Straight, but Fat Nose?

The front profile of my nose has fatty bone, bulbous tip, and wide nostrils, but symmetrical and straight. The side profile of my nose has a very small hump, but also has a... READ MORE

Treatment to Remove a Newly-formed Pit from Laser Hair Removal?

I have had laser hair removal with ND Yag (dark skin tone). During the last session, the technician pulsed thrice in one spot, without a break. I had an open blister, oozing... READ MORE

Twilight Sedation Vs General Anesthesia for Septo-rhinoplasty?

I need Septoplasty for medical reasons. I am planning to combine Rhinoplasty with it. One surgeon I consulted said that he uses general anesthesia because he can ensure my... READ MORE

Visible Bumps After Rhinoplasty

90th day after my rhinoplasty. After 30 days, I was thrilled with the results. Then I noticed small bumps on the bony part of my nose and only on one side. Those bumps have... READ MORE

Discussions started by erio

Can periosteum damage be avoided during rhinoplasty?

I have read that one of the causes for bruising after rhinoplasty is because the covering over the bones are damaged during surgery. Can you, as a surgeon, lift the periosteum... READ MORE