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Augmentation Rhinoplasty with Rib Cartilage
Making use of Cartilage from the Ribs
Using cartilage from the ribs gives the nose a natural look. In the case of a longer nose that has the chance of withering with age if silicone is used, the cartilage ensures that the nose keeps its natural state. This method costs more than others though. In the case of accidents that flatten the nose, this is the preferred and recommended method. To make sure that the patient receives the best care, medical specialists will be consulted in all necessary cases.
The total duration of the surgery is just 1 to 2 hours.
Post Rhinoplasty Care
- Lower the amount of swelling by keeping your head raised and sleep on your back. Apply an ice pack to the area as needed.
- Avoid alcohol and any fermented food.
- The wound should be cleansed daily use a cotton swab to clean the blood stains from around the nose area.
- After 3 days it will be safe to remove the plaster.
- If the stitches are not those that melt on their own, the doctor will remove them about 2 weeks after the surgery.
- Make sure to not miss your follow-ups with your doctor.
The purpose of this surgery is to lower the height of the nose.
This is a major surgery done under the effects of general anesthesia. It gives great results, with a beautiful face once complete. The wounds will be invisible as they will be made to the sides of the nostrils. The total duration of this surgery is about 1 to 3 hours depending on the case. It is a requirement that the patient spend one night recuperating in the hospital and the total rehabilitation time is about 7 to 10 days.
Surgery for a Hump Nose
Some patients feel that they aren’t attractive when they have a convex shaped nose. This can be fixed by surgery to remove the bulging part of the bone. The surgical incision will be made in the hump of the nostril. If local anesthesia is used which means a hospital stay is not required and only a week of recuperation is expected.
Nose Length Reduction
This is done by applying anesthesia and an incision in the nostril. It only takes one hour for this simple procedure and a week of recuperation. The scars are invisible.
Nose Tip Correction
Some people have wider, larger, or flatter nose tips. This surgery can thin it right up. The cartilage will be trimmed and stitch the edges to make it appear narrow and high. This only uses local anesthesia and only takes about an hour. As usual, recuperation period is approximately a single week.
This is the adjustment of the nose door. If you want to widen your nose and its wings using anesthesia. Depending on the nose type the surgery lasts from 45 minutes to 60 minutes and admission into the hospital is not required. Per the norm, the period of recuperation is just about a week.