Who are ideal candidates for rhinoplasty:
Ideal candidates for rhinoplasty are people who are looking for improvement, not perfection in the way they look. If you are physically healthy, psychologically stable and realistic in your expectations, you may be a good candidate.
What are common nasal deformities that require rhinoplasty?
1 Depressed or small size nose (Saddle nose deformity)
2 Deviated deformed or bending nose (Crooked nose deformity)
3 Bony projections over nose (Hump nose)
4 Large size of nostril opening (Ala Deformity)
5 Broad base of nose
6 Deformed or Asymmetric nasal tip (Tip deformity)
7 Long or heavy nose.
8 Post cleft lip nasal deformity
9 Post traumatic nasal deformity
What is Operation and different techniques of rhinoplasty?
During surgery the skin of the nose is separated from its supporting framework of bone and cartilage, which is then sculpted to the desired shape. Finally the skin is re-draped over the new framework. Patients may be in need of one or more than one of the following rhinopalsty techniques for deformity correction:
1. Augmentation Rhinoplasty
2. Reduction Rhinoplasty
3. Revision Rhinoplasty
4. Nose Tip Plasty
5. Alar Plasty/ Alar Reduction
6. Hump Nose Reductions
7. Deviated deformed nose/ Corrective Rhinoplasty