Rhinoplasty Before & After: Case #21
41 year old who had complaints of nasal airway obstruction and desired improvement in his nasal contour. Patient underwent rhinoseptoplasty with submucous resection of the part of the septum causing the obstruction. Given the week upper lateral cartilages, he underwent placement of bilateral spreader grafts. He also had submucous resection of the inferior turbinates to help with the airway obstruction. As far as the nasal contour, a dorsal hump reduction was performed thru an open rhinoplasty with shaving of the nasal bone and cartilage as well has reshaping of the nasal tip.
Individual results may vary.