Sometimes referred to as a “nose job” or “nose reshaping” by patients, enhances facial harmony and the proportions of your nose. It can also correct impaired breathing caused by structural defects in the nose. Rhinoplasty is a procedure to improve shape and aesthetic of nose.
Nose surgery that’s done to improve an obstructed airway requires careful evaluation of the nasal structure as it relates to airflow and breathing.
Small external skin incision is made .Nose structures are exposed by raising skin flap. By removing excess fat, cartilage and bone, nose size is reduced. Small cartilage grafts used to make ideal nose shape. These grafts can be taken from nasal septum, ear or Rib cartilage. Deviation of nasal septum is corrected by removimg twisted or deformed nasal septum causing obstruction. Breathing through nose is improved. Nose tip shape improved by different sutures methods and either removing or adding pieces of cartilage. Wide Nose addressed by doing osteotomy and narrowing wide base.