Rhinoplasty (Nose Surgery)
Correction of the nose is called Rhinoplasty in medicinal lingo. Rhinoplasty is carried out not only to correct functional part of the nose but also the aesthetic part of the nose. Rhinoplasty is a cosmetic surgical procedure that involves reshaping of the nose or even correction of a breathing problem that may be there because of some obstruction in the nasal passage.
It is necessary that the candidate for Rhinoplasty is a fully grown adult as the development of the nose should be complete before Rhinoplasty is carried out. Many times Rhinoplasty is carried out along with other cosmetic procedures such as Face Lift or Filler or Fat injection etc.
Rhinoplasty is a popular cosmetic surgery procedure which is commonly carried out because it can reshape the most prominent feature of the face: the nose and can make it close to the desired shape thereby changing the appearance of the face.
Rhinoplasty can be carried out if successfully if the nose appears too big for the face or if there is a lump on the bridge of the nose that is visible in profile or if the nose seems too wide as seen d from the front or if the nasal tip droops or if the tip of the nose is too thick or nostrils are flared. It is necessary that the candidate has his or her expectations explained to the surgeon and the surgeon undertakes the job after evaluation.
The evaluation before undertaking the operation will be firstly the general health of the candidate and that the candidate should not suffer from diabetes etc. or from any blood clotting disease. The type and quality of the skin, the nose in relation with other facial features is carefully studied before coming to a conclusion whether a successful Rhinoplasty can be carried out.
Rhinoplasty is a major surgical procedure carried out under general anesthesia and requires sometime to recover and for results to be visible.