Will rhinoplasty change my smile?

Rhinoplasty or nose job surgery frequently includes septoplasty to correct a deviated septum or obtain cartilage for grafting purposes. This aspect of rhinoplasty can lead to some swelling and tightness of the upper lip which makes the smile feel tight with less teeth show….initially. As…

What are the turbinates in nose surgery?

The turbinates are structures that humidify and moisten the air as it passes through the nose. There are 3 on each side of the nose, but the inferior turbinates are the ones that cause most of the congestion and reaction with allergies. These turbinates are the ones that are most often reduced during nose surgery or rhinoplasty.

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Can rhinoplasty fix a crooked nose?

Rhinoplasty, or nose job surgery, is frequently a surgery utilized to fix a crooked nose. This is one of the most common reasons for male rhinoplasty as frequently a complaint with female rhinoplasty patients. Some patients are not aware that their nose is even crooked until I have taken…

Can I have a Facelift with Rhinoplasty?

Many patients are unsure if multiple procedures can be performed at the same time on the face. Eyelid surgery or blepharoplasty is frequently done in conjunction with a facelift or neck lift. Rhinoplasty, or nose job surgery can also be done with other facial plastic procedures such…