Location: Buffalo, NY
Member since 11/27/2009


  • 24 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 4 questions

Reviews & Stories

Open Septo-rhinoplasty W/grafts - Left Side Still Very Swollen 2 Months Post-op

I had a septorhinoplasty 8 days ago. He did a complete overhaul on my nose, shaved the bump, took down the fat tip at the end, shrank my nostrils, and brought the entire thing down so you couldn't see into my nose from straight onlook.My issue has nothing to do with the apperance, but the (artificial) grafts used to do the job. I can feel the grafts at the tip, it's extremely hard to the... READ MORE

Questions from SillyAmelie

Thick Skin Causing Swelling 6 Months After Septo-rhinoplasty?

Should I still be swollen (unevenly) after Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty 6.5mo post-op just because I have thick skin? Swelling went down on my R side quickly, but not my L. Nostrils... READ MORE

I Had a Revision Rhinoplasty Due to Thick Skin Issues. I Quit Smoking Prior to Surgery but Slipped up. Have I Ruined Everything?

Slipped up and had a few cigarettes a week post-op. Have I ruined everything? Are there ways to fix what I have done? Can I help the circulation in other ways? I went through... READ MORE

Orthognathic Surgery or Chin Implant?

I'm planning to fix my weak, double chin issues •I'd like to get rid of the dimple in my chin as well. •I'd also like to add lipo in my neck to avoid the double chin. •I am ex... READ MORE

Which would you recommend; Chin implant vs Orthognathic surgery?

This is my 2nd time asking which would be best. Not sure which surgery is best. My jaw is uneven (asymmetric) and have a slight overbite. I would like to even out my... READ MORE

Recent comments from SillyAmelie

You look so good!! It's encouraging me to go for it. I too have flatcheekities & with age it's looking even worse. I'm ready to go all in and seeing your success with such similar before shots is so helpful! Thank you! READ COMMENT

You look incredible! Your doctors did an amazing job, truly. My weak dimpled chin needs the same. Did you have braces or anything prior? Love the fat transfer idea, too! I feel like a kindergartener because I'm definitely copying you;... READ COMMENT

I thought the implant looked great. You look gorgeous either way. Cheers! READ COMMENT

Wondering how much all this cost you. I need all 3 myself & would love to know what I need to save. You look amazing, by the way. READ COMMENT

Yes, $4700 included the surgeon fee, hospital stay and Anesthesiology. Insurance paid ALL fees associated with the septoplasty portion. So long as you have health insurance it should be entirely covered. Double check with your insurance... READ COMMENT