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Should I get a rhinoplasty?

needadviceonnose Upper Mount Gravatt, QLD - Australia
one month ago

Check out my profile picture. I keep getting told that my nose is big. Sometimes I wonder if getting a rhinoplasty would fix it

I want an opinion on whether a rhinoplasty would fix my nose without making my face disproportionate

Steven Wallach, MD New York, NY
one month ago

I do not see a photo. If you are unhappy with the appearance of your nose, then you may want to see a plastic surgeon for evaluation. Good luck.

Richard Greco, MD Savannah, GA
one month ago

Thanks for question - but your photos are not available. See a Board certified Plastic Surgeon whom can examine you and offer you advice. If it does not bother you - don't do anything. We help people reach their goals and not do something to them that they do not see or bother them. Imaging maybe very useful to help show what changes can be made

Nelson Castillo, MD Atlanta, GA
one month ago

Unfortunately it is not possible to see photographs. I would recommend seeking out a series of in person consultations with physicians to get the best advice on surgery.

Edward Domanskis, MD Newport Beach, CA
one month ago

I always try and make the nose be balanced with rest of face and not be either too small or too large. I did not see your photos.

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Paul Parker, MD Paramus, NJ
one month ago

No picture. Obtain a consultation with a board certified plastic surgeon near you. They can examine you and discuss options to help the appearance of your nose.

Rhinoplasty can be used to make the nose smaller, shorter, larger, or longer. Adjustments to the airway, adding cartilage support to the structure of the nose, removing humps, straightening the nose or refining the tip are commonly performed. Maintaining appropriate facial proportions is paramount and is mandatory for a satisfactory result. If you want an opinion that is of value, you need to schedule yourself for a comprehensive, face-to-face consultation with a board certified plastic surgeon. Best wishes.


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