Tag Archives: Rhinoplasty

15

Aug

How to Keep Swelling Down After a Rhinoplasty

Published: August 15, 2014

In every operation, no matter how small, there’s always swelling of the surrounding area of the surgical site. The amount of swelling will vary from person to person. It could be greater if both the inside and outside of the nose have been operated on, or in patients who have undergone surgery to improve the … Continue reading How to Keep Swelling Down After a Rhinoplasty


27

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.


6

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


22

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


25

Oct

A Rhinoplasty Story Three Years in the Making.

Published: October 25, 2013

A week ago  I did a rhinoplasty on a very lovely and determined young lady. I first met her in 2010 at the age of 22, when she was a student and waitress. She came to see me from New England because I did a rhinoplasty on a relative of hers and “loved” the result. … Continue reading A Rhinoplasty Story Three Years in the Making.


23

Aug

Erasing the Stigma of Plastic Surgery.

Published: August 23, 2013

No disrespect meant to a superstar that has passed on, but Michael Jackson gave plastic surgery a bad name and a bad face to go with it. His money and mania took a handsome face and turned it into a Halloween mask. He had so many surgeries that real damage was done to his nose, … Continue reading Erasing the Stigma of Plastic Surgery.


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.


22

Jan

Rhinoplasty and Revision Rhinoplasty Publications

Published: January 22, 2013

How patients used to find their doctors 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 … Continue reading Rhinoplasty and Revision Rhinoplasty Publications


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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