Am I a suitable candidate for Revision Rhinoplasty?
Revision rhinoplasty (nose reshaping) is a surgical procedure designed to repair problems of form and function of the nose that have resulted from previous rhinoplasty procedures.
Men and women who are physically healthy, realistic in their expectations and looking to improve the results of a previous rhinoplasty procedure may be good candidates for revision rhinoplasty.
What is a suitable age for revision rhinoplasty?
Rhinoplasty is best postponed on young patients until the nose has completed its growth. In general, this tends to occur around the age of fourteen or fifteen for girls and a bit later for boys.
What is my first step?
Your initial consultation with one of our expert revision rhinoplasty surgeons should clearly set out your expectations and whether the operation can give you the results you desire.
You reasons for wanting revision rhinoplasty and your suitability for this type of procedure will be carefully discussed. Also, your medical history will be taken to ensure that there are no reasons why you shouldn’t have this operation.
What can I do to help achieve the best results?
Your surgeon will give you specific instructions on how to prepare for this surgery, including guidelines on:
- Eating and drinking.
- Taking or avoiding vitamins, iron tablets and certain medications.
Find out more
Only through an in-depth discussion with your surgeon will you be able to understand the risks, benefits, and expected outcomes of this procedure.
If you would like to find out more about revision rhinoplasty, or arrange a consultation, contact us today on 08707 606 555, or by completing our online enquiry form for an immediate response.