Face

RHINOPLASTY

THE OPERATION                                                                                             Imprimer le consentement
Reshaping of an unpleasant or deformed nose.

INDICATION
Nose deformities.

COUNTER INDICATIONS
Cocaine addiction.
Psychological problems (Dysmorphophobia).

SURGERY (as out-patient possible)
Reshaping of the cartilaginous and bony structures, either with a closed procedure through the nostrils or with an open approach.
  Operation time   1-2 hours.
  Anesthesia          usually general anesthesia, local anesthesia possible.
  Scars                   inside the nostrils and, in the open procedure across the
                              columella.

POSSIBLE COMPLICATIONS, UNDESIRABLE RESULTS
Hemorrhage.
Secondary deformation through internal hypertrophic scarring (polly tip) or bone callus.

POSTOPERATIVE CARE
Nasal packing for 24 hours.
Light cast during up to 10 days.
Resume work after 1 week.

In some 15% of the cases, touch ups will be necessary. In our Center they will be performed as a warranty service within the first 18 months.