The face is the most unique part of every individual. Our age, gender emotions are judged based on the appearance of the face. We communicate our thoughts and feelings through facial expression. Unlike other parts of the body that may be covered with clothing, in most cultures the face is exposed and constantly scrutinized. Our faces embody our identity. Aesthetic and Reconstructive procedures on the face should be approached prudently. It is important to seek a surgeon who understands the intricate anatomy of the face.
Rhinoplasty commonly referred to as a “nose job” is surgery performed to change the shape of the nose. Rhinoplasty is performed to enhance facial harmony and/or to improve breathing. The shape of the nose is changed by altering the shape of the underlying nasal structure. The nasal skeleton is composed of bone in the upper third and cartilage in the lower half. Rhinoplasty is performed using either an open or closed approach to gain access to the nasal skeleton. Fine sculpting of the nasal skeleton is performed to achieve the desired change. It is important to maintain adequate nasal structural support to prevent the nose from collapsing and causing nasal obstruction and breathing difficulty. The closed approach uses incisions hidden inside