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


  • 22 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 barbie9706

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? (Photo)

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? (photos)

This is my 2nd time asking which would be best. The photos don't show the correct desc. of pic (they're all jumbled) and didn't load 3/4th of the photos, too. So, I'm just... READ MORE

Recent comments from barbie9706

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

I think your nose looks amazing. I definitely see an improvement. I think we all criticize ourselves way more than others do. I'm super dissatisfied with my nose and I've had 3 surgeries! I wish I had only revised it once, though. I get... READ COMMENT

You don't look that much different than your primary. The bridge does need a shaving and your tip was elongated by the revision. I've found a few Dr's that specialize in ethnic revisions & have spectacular outcomes. Check my bookmarks... READ COMMENT