Rhinoplasty: The Sequel

How do I know if I should have a secondary rhinoplasty surgery? Are you considering a follow-up nose job or revision rhinoplasty surgery and wondering what the pros and cons are? Approximately 15 percent of initial nose jobs require revisions for a variety of reasons. Most of these have to do with either correcting something…


Top 10 Questions to Ask Your Rhinoplasty Surgeon

How can I know I am picking the best rhinoplasty surgeon? Surgery is a big deal. It doesn’t matter how routine some procedures have supposedly become or what the statistics show for rates of success. All surgery comes with risk, and that makes it a big deal. When you are considering having the structure of…


Your Rhinoplasty Surgeon Makes All the Difference

Is it important that a plastic surgeon specializes solely in rhinoplasty? Do you remember the movie Catch Me If You Can, starring Leonardo DiCaprio? It was based on the life of Frank Abagnale, a brilliant and very successful con artist, who convincingly posed as a commercial pilot, a Georgia doctor and a prosecutor in Louisiana.…


Pros and Cons of Teenage Nose Jobs

How do you know if it is helpful or harmful to allow your teenager to get a nose job? It’s hard to argue when people are quick to point out how difficult it can be for teenagers these days. It is true that today’s world seems to spin a lot faster than it used to,…


Rhinoplasty to Reshape Bulbous Nasal Tip

Can anything be done to reshape a nose with a bulbous nasal tip? Poets can write volumes on the eyes, about how they are the mirror to the soul and the most expressive feature to be found on the face. It’s true. The eyes can tell you a lot. You can detect joy, pain, attraction,…


How to Prevent the Need for Revision Rhinoplasty

What if I am not happy with my nose job? Having surgery performed on your nose is a big decision and one you expect to live with for the rest of your life. Or, at least, you thought so. What if you do not get the results that you expected? Is it too late to…


Nose Jobs Are Nothing New

What would you say if I told you people have been getting nose jobs for thousands of years? You might think I’m pulling your leg or engaging in a bit of hyperbole, but it’s true.  An old text known as the Sushruta Samhita, or Sushruta’s Compendium describes how a famous ancient surgeon from what is…


“I had my nose done… best thing I ever did.”

Kaley Cuoco, who plays Penny on The Big Bang Theory is not shy about admitting that she has gone under the knife. In a recent interview she revealed, “Years ago, I had my nose done. And my boobs — best thing I ever did. Recently I had a filler in a line in my neck…



Will Having A Nose Job Impact My Sense Of Smell?

Your sense of smell is an important part of your life. It can give you great pleasure, warn you of danger, and is your sense of taste’s BFF. If you have a “billion dollar nose,” your sense of smell might even land you a job! Because of its importance, many people wonder if having a…