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Rhinoplasty

New Day Plastic Surgery Provides Top Rhinoplasty Procedures In San Antonio

What is rhinoplasty

Rhinoplasty, also commonly known as nose job is a plastic surgery procedure carried out at New Day Plastic Surgery to correct and modify the size, structure and overall appearance of the nose; essentially it involves modifying the cartilaginous tissues of the nose to improve the appearance and proportion of your nose. Rhinoplasty aims to correct a breathing difficulty that may be caused by obstruction of the airway by a deviated septum. Primarily, the surgical procedure restores the nasal breathing functions and enhances the nose aesthetically; it may also involve the correction of a failed primary rhinoplasty surgery.

Why you may want rhinoplasty

Rhinoplasty Procedure in San Antonio

Rhinoplasty Procedure in San Antonio

Getting a nose job San Antonio from New Day Plastic Surgery we are able to help to correct a nose that is not proportional in comparison with other facial features; also, we rectify a bump or crooked bridge on the nose, reduce broad nose, correct a nasal tip that protrudes, droops, or enlarged, have a bulbous, upturned or hooked tip nasal tip, correct a nose that is crooked or off-center, and restore nasal symmetry. Lastly, we also correct breathing problems because of irregularities with internal nose structure, for instance, a deviated septum.

What you want from rhinoplasty

New Day Plastic Surgery helps to fulfill effectively the following expectations for our customers

Improve the nasal appearance: The most obvious reason for patients to undergo the surgical process is to enhance the appearance of their nose such as the size or shape.

Facial symmetry: Helps to correct the slightest imbalance in the nose to create a more balanced look and a match between the nose and the face; it create a distinct difference in their appearance.

Improved shape: Altering the bridge, tip or the nostrils of the nose may help draw attention to other areas of the face.

Removal of bumps or crookedness: Corrects any deformations on the bridge of your nose that may have been congenital or caused by past injury.

Improve breathing difficulties: Helps to open narrow nasal passages and rectify structural disorders and abnormalities, thus improving a patient’s breathing abilities.

Correct birth defects: Nose surgery can solve both external and internal defects, such as a deviated septum.

Boosts self-esteem and confidence: Helps reshape the size and the shape of a deformed nose which improve the overall facial appearance. Individuals who are unhappy with their nasal appearance often feel self-conscious and may suffer from low self-esteem.

The rhinoplasty procedure

New Day Plastic Surgery has a surgical team with extensive surgical experience to deliver quality rhinoplasty services in San Antonio; the surgical procedure involves the following process:

Anesthesia: Before the procedure, the doctor administers a general anesthesia to enhance your comfort during the surgical procedure; an intravenous sedation can also be used. The doctor always consults the patient but may also recommend the best choice for you. Both methods are safe and alleviate any discomfort during the surgical process.

The incision: Is performed using a closed procedure, by creating tiny incisions inside the nose, or using an open procedure, where the tiny incision is created on the columella, a narrow cartilage of tissue that separates the nostrils. Closed rhinoplasty is generally preferred procedure since it eliminates any external scarring.

Reshaping the nose structure: The skin covering the nasal bones and cartilages are gently raised through the incisions, allowing access to the underlying tissues and reshape or remove the tissues of the nose. Mostly, a large nose is reduced by removing bone or cartilage. Sometimes, the surgical procedure may require the addition of cartilage grafts; the cartilage from the septum, ear a section of rib cartilage can be used for this purpose.

Correcting a deviated septum: The surgical procedure may also involve correcting a deviated septum by straightening it; the projections inside the nose are also reduced to improve breathing.

Closing the incision: Once the underlying tissue of the nose is sculpted to the intended shape; the nose tissue and skin is then redraped and incisions are closed. Some incisions may be added in the natural creases of the nostrils to alter their size.

In the weeks before surgery, it is important for the patient to eat a proper diet; a healthy diet helps speed up the healing process and helps minimize the risk of infection. Besides, patients should avoid certain foods and supplements that could cause surgical complications and also slows down the healing process.

What you expect in your Initial Consultation

Rhinoplasty in San Antonio Consultation

Rhinoplasty in San Antonio Consultation

Just like any other surgical procedure, having a nose job in San Antonio is a serious decision just like having a mommy makeover or tummy tuck; the procedure is at times costly and can lead to adverse complications such as severe reaction to anesthesia, unfavorable outcomes including asymmetry and scarring, numbness or chronic nose breeds. New Day Plastic Surgery has a team of qualified surgeons that help minimize or entire prevent these complications.

During your rhinoplasty consultation, rhinoplasty San Antonio discuss your goals and the expectations concerning both appearance and breathing and help you realize them after the surgical process. You also get to select your nose surgery options for your body. Individual examination and measurements of the face are taken, to help in the evaluation of the ideal treatment for your body. Also, we may assess your general and physical health status and any previous health condition or risk factor. Our consultations may also focus on the outcome of the nose surgery and any potential risks and side effects.

Rhinoplasty recovery procedure

Notably, though the swelling subsides after about two weeks, it may take close to a year to make a full recovery and for the nasal contour to fully refine. Swelling may occur frequently following your rhinoplasty in San Antonio surgery. You may be given specific instructions on the personal care and hygiene to minimize the infections, medication instructions, and when to make a follow-up with our plastic surgeon.

Additional Procedures

Nose job

Nose job, also known as rhinoplasty, is a plastic surgery procedure carried out to correct and modify the size, structure and overall appearance of the nose; it helps improve the appearance of the nose and to correct any breathing problem that may have been caused by an obstructed pathway.

Nasal obstruction correction

Nasal obstruction correction (Septoplasty) is a surgical procedure that involves correction of the open nasal passageways essential for breathing. Nasal obstruction may be as a result of deviated septum, adenoid hypertrophy, turbinate hypertrophy or nasal valve collapse.