Category Archives: Revision Rhinoplasty

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Mar

How Many Times Can I Get Revision Rhinoplasty?

Published: March 12, 2018

With the nose being the focal point of the face, it’s no wonder why rhinoplasty is a popular cosmetic procedure. Rhinoplasty is considered the most technically challenging cosmetic facial surgery because of the nose’s complex contours and intersecting concavities and convexities. Sometimes, a procedure does not go as planned. Whether it is a failed procedure … Continue reading How Many Times Can I Get Revision Rhinoplasty?


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Dec

How to Improve Rhinoplasty Results

Published: December 23, 2016

Far too many patients have experienced a “botched rhinoplasty” in which the results did not turn out as planned. Words may not be able to describe your feelings in discovering after rhinoplasty that your nose looks unnatural or abnormal, the results look nothing like they should, or you can no longer breathe through your nose. … Continue reading How to Improve Rhinoplasty Results


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Jun

The 10th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Meeting.

Published: June 27, 2014

Last week I attended the 10th annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery meeting where over 1,000 aesthetic physicians were in attendance, along with over 100 presenters. While there, I coordinated the two-day section on rhinoplasty and was scheduled for three talks on revision rhinoplasty, rhinoplasty, and 3-D video imaging. I should note that I am on the … Continue reading The 10th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Meeting.


13

Dec

Adventures in Amsterdam Part 3.

Published: December 13, 2013

Friday was the final day of the course, a day devoted to revision rhinoplasty. I gave the featured lecture, titled: “Lessons learned in revision rhinoplasty, how to avoid it in the first place.” This lecture evolved from a study I performed and published reviewing the reasons patients seek revision rhinoplasty. Since over almost half of … Continue reading Adventures in Amsterdam Part 3.


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Dec

Adventures in Amsterdam Part 2

Published: December 6, 2013

The second of the course included a live televised rhinoplasty that I performed. This was a stressful, yet exhilarating experience. The patient was recruited by one of the faculty members. She had a deviated septum and was given the option for a cosmetic rhinoplasty by a visiting Professor from the U.S., namely me. I treated … Continue reading Adventures in Amsterdam Part 2


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Nov

Adventures in Amsterdam

Published: November 22, 2013

I was invited to be the featured guest speaker at the Amsterdam Rhinoplasty course about a year ago. Officially entitled “20th International Course in Modern Rhinoplasty Techniques”, the course was run for most of the past two decades by Prof. Gilbert Nolst-Trenite. It has recently been taken over by one of his very accomplished students, … Continue reading Adventures in Amsterdam


5

Jun

Plastic surgery – reconstructs your self-esteem, too.

Published: June 5, 2013

A rhinoplasty can do more than rebuild your nose – it can build confidence, too. Looking good is something that everyone wants and there is nothing wrong with that. If a little bit of plastic surgery is going to give you the confidence that you need to take that extra leap, either professionally or socially, … Continue reading Plastic surgery – reconstructs your self-esteem, too.


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Dec

Rhinoplasty and Revision Rhinoplasty Publications

Published: December 17, 2012

Back when I started my training in the ’80s, patients sought out the doctors who taught other doctors. This group included those who published articles in peer reviewed journals — legitimate medical journals that require stringent review of all submissions for content and contributions to medical education. This also included the doctors who routinely gave … Continue reading Rhinoplasty and Revision Rhinoplasty Publications


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Jun

Rhinoplasty Teacher from New York

Published: June 7, 2011

Lecturing at an International Rhinoplasty course in Milan, Italy. Spring 2011 I had the privilege to be invited to speak at the 6th Biennial Milan Masterclass in Rhinoplasty. This was a course directed by my friend and master Rhinoplasty teacher Prof. Pietro Palma from Milan. There were over 700 attendees from 58 countries in attendance. … Continue reading Rhinoplasty Teacher from New York


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Jan

Revision Rhinoplasty and Septoplasty in New York

Published: January 18, 2011

I performed nasal reconstruction to restore nasal height to the collapsed nose of a 6 year old boy. He smashed his nose last summer and after attempted urgent removal of a blood clot (hematoma) from his septum he was referred to me for nasal reconstruction. I used the newly FDA approved flexible PDS plate to create a template to rebuild his nasal septum and restore a natural height to his nose.