Rhinoplasty Surgery

Our nose is central to facial appearance. A bump or wide shape can make us self-conscious about our face. Rhinoplasty can reshape the nose to be more pleasing.

Basic Information

  • Rhinoplasty Surgery can reshape your nose
  • Surgery is performed while you are asleep in the operating room
  • You will go home the same day after surgery
  • Can be combined with other procedures on the face
  • Initial consulation

    During the initial consultation we will discuss your goals and expectations. You will have a chance to describe the effect and look your are looking for and your feelings about the procedure. We will address questions you have about rhinoplasty surgery.

    How is Rhinoplasty Surgery performed?

    Rhinoplasty Surgery is performed in the operating room at a fully accredited surgical center. While you are asleep under general anesthesia the nose is reshaped to be more cosmetic. The surgery lasts about 2 hours. You are then brought to the recovery room to be monitored until you are ready to go home.

    Choice of incision

    Deciding which incision to use is one of the most important task during consultation. Our discussion will reveal you goals and desires for improvement The degree of modification of your nose will determine the incisions available.

    After Surgery

    You will need someone to bring you home from the surgery center. The pain medication prescribed will help keep you comfortable in the days after surgery. Antibiotics will help minimize the risks of infection. Dr. Pham will keep in close contact with you after surgery and see you back in the office to examine you to make sure you are healing well. Heavy lifting and straining should be avoided after surgery until you heal completely.

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