Nose Surgery: Rhinoplasty

Written by: Top Doctors®
Published: | Updated: 22/11/2017
Edited by: Top Doctors®

The Rhinoplasty aims to change the appearance and functionality of the nasal appendix either to solve breathing problems or to change the shape of the nose, altering the bones and cartilage to improve facial appearance.

On both issues, the nose becomes a vital organ in personal image.

¿How will the plastic surgeon evaluate me for rhinoplasty


Specialist in Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery, specifically rhinoplasty should evaluate the aesthetic and life circumstances of each individual case basis, considering the patient as a whole, not focusing only on his nose. Thus, a small upturned nose and a girl can be good girl but we must warn the patient to grow old with her ​​and the fifty or sixty years will not be so nice. The surgeon, and the sculptor, he is essential that special sensitivity, guided by a good technical and scientific knowledge, then the patient may get closer to your dream your reality. Zoom not play.

¿, As I prepare for rhinoplasty ?

Prior to the intervention must be carried out a complete preoperative study: analytical, chest x-ray and electrocardiogram, as well as an x-ray of nasal bones themselves to assess the nostrils, nasal tip, ridge, as well as possible deviations


¿How will the day of surgery rhinoplasty?¿That I can wait


This type of intervention is performed under local anesthesia and sedation, and lasts about an hour and can be done overnight accommodation or on an outpatient basis, as a function of the complexity of the surgery.

The average recovery time revolves around a week and return to everyday life can be done in about ten days. Any hematoma caused by the interference disappears at this time.

¿What results can I expect?

The final results of rhinoplasty are appreciated as gypsum, which remains quite a week, but more like the more time passes, as it is when it increases its naturalness.

Currently rhinoplasty is one of the operations of most requested cosmetic surgery in our country, both men and women, since it is a very important organ when it comes to giving us personality traits.

*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection
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*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

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