How Long Does It Take to Heal from Rhinoplasty? What To Expect

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There are a number of reasons why a patient may decide to undergo rhinoplasty (nose surgery). Some patients request rhinoplasty to improve the overall appearance of their nose and face. This is called cosmetic rhinoplasty. Others request rhinoplasty to address functional issues that inhibit breathing. This is called functional rhinoplasty. Many patients undergo both procedures… Read More »

Male vs. Female Rhinoplasty: Is There a Difference?

Rhinoplasty is a popular cosmetic surgery that can be highly effective for both men and women. This transformative procedure can not only improve the appearance of your nose, but also enhance your self-confidence. However, rhinoplasty is also an intricate process that requires a skilled, experienced facial plastic surgeon like Dr. Jonathan Grant, who has in-depth… Read More »

Things to Avoid Right After Rhinoplasty

Before your aesthetically improved nose is fully revealed, you must go through a healing process. The rhinoplasty healing process really continues for up to a year or longer, but the first few weeks are especially critical. When recuperating from rhinoplasty, it is essential to avoid certain activities until your healing has progressed enough. Most patients… Read More »

Important Topics To Cover At Your Rhinoplasty Consultation

Open and honest communication with your facial plastic surgeon is essential to a successful rhinoplasty experience. This communication starts with a one-on-one consultation that covers the surgery itself and every aspect of the procedure. If you are considering rhinoplasty, make sure you go into your consultation prepared and ready to learn. In this post, Dr…. Read More »

Latest Plastic Surgery Statistics from ASPS

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the largest organization of plastic surgeons, recently released their annual report on the top cosmetic procedures. It revealed some very interesting numbers and trends on facial and skin procedures. Here, Dr. Jonathan Grant, M.D., F.A.C.S., shares the most popular facial and skin procedures of 2017, according to the ASPS…. Read More »

Rhinoplasty Surgery Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Rhinoplasty? Rhinoplasty is literally plastic surgery on the nose. Rhinoplasty typically involves both the soft tissues and the structural elements (cartilage and bone) of the nose. Rhinoplasty can address nasal appearance or nasal function (breathing) specifically. However, Rhinoplasty should always at least consider both nasal appearance and function. The ability to breathe… Read More »