What is Rhinoplasty?
A Rhinoplasty is a nose job. It involves working on the nose from the inside to improve the breathing and on the outside to improve on its shape and look. It is also known as septorhinoplasty as often the nasal septum is required correction.
Rrhinoplasty generally aims to:
1- open up airways to increase breathing abilities.
2- Improve on the aesthetics of the nose.
Those who are looking for a cosmetic nose job should be able to confidently choose their procedure. Dr Barnouti is an experienced plastic surgeon who has special interest in the Septorhinoplasty procedure.
What is Septoplasty?
Septoplasty is a surgical procedure to correct the shape of the septum of the nose. The goal of this procedure is to correct defects or deformities of the septum. The nasal septum is the separation between the two nostrils. In adults, the septum is composed partly of cartilage and partly of bone. Septal deviations are either congenital (present from birth) or develop as a result of an injury. Most people with deviated septa do not develop symptoms. It is typically only the most severely deformed septa that produce significant symptoms and require surgical intervention.
What is Turbinectomy?
Turbinate is an anatomic structure situated inside the nose. Some times in some people it get large in size and became the cause of restricted breathing. Dr Barnouti routinely performs inferior turbinectomy as part of the septorhinoplasty procedure package.
Mostly Turbinectomy procedure perform at the same time of Nose job, Rhinoplasty.
Your Surgery plan
At the time of consulation, we examinee your medical history. Then Dr Barnouti will discuss your treatment options. It is not necessary every time that you need surgery, Dr Barnouti will determine what is suitable for you depends upon your case.
Sydney Plastic Surgeon Dr Barnouti can achieve nice alteration in your nasal tip, nasal dorsum, nasal width and your nasal base. A change in one of these features, depends on the nature and the requirements of your surgery.
Which surgery will be suitable for you?
The Rhinoplasty surgery is of two types; either directly also known as closed technique through the nostrils, or by means of a small incision-open technique across the columella. The decision of adoption of method depends open the nature of the individual circumstances.
At Sydney Plastic Surgery Clinic, Dr Barnouti specializes in Reduction Rhinoplasty. It involves the reshaping of nose. If you are not pleased with the size of your nose, let us know this, we have the right solution. Dr Barnouti achieves the best nose by cutting away excessive cartilage and bone, than let the natural skin envelope shrink down to the smaller frame. Reshaping Rhinoplasty is another type of cosmetic surgery that performs at Sydney Plastic Surgery Clinic by Dr Barnouti. In this Reshaping procedure, we deals with the shape of your nose, change its tip or width or make its shape as that will be perfect for your facial.
The nose will be sensitive to touch for the first few days. There will also be some bruising for 7-10days, reaching its peak 2 to 3 days after surgery. Cold compresses or ice packs will be applied for the first 24hours to minimize swelling and bruises and help accelerate the healing process. If there are stitches, they are removed 5 to 7 days after surgery, after which the majority of patients do not need further dressing.
Plastic Surgery Costs:
Total Costs: $6,900 including Surgeon