Tag Archives: Nasal Fracture

11

Oct

October: Breast Cancer and Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Published: October 11, 2011

This month marks two very special observances that seek to both protect and empower women National Breast Cancer Awareness Month is celebrating 25 years of awareness, dedication, and empowerment. Even many pro football players are wearing pink shoes, socks and towels to heighten awareness for this devastating disease.  Breast cancer affects women young and old. … Continue reading October: Breast Cancer and Domestic Violence Awareness Month


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Mar

Nasal Fracture, Broken Noses in New York

Published: March 15, 2011

When you break your nose, the inside should be checked to make sure you don’t have a septal hematoma, which needs to be treated by a specialist urgently. For broken nasal bones only, use ice and then we perform a closed reduction between three days and 2 weeks. For a concurrent deviated septum, we wait 6 to 8 weeks before a combined septoplasty with closed reduction or rhinoplasty.