What is rhinoplasty?

Rhinoplasty, also known as a nose job, is a cosmetic surgery aimed at reconstructing the nose by removing congenital defects. The surgery restores the function of the nose and also corrects and resolves several nasal issues.
MGM Hospital CBD's team of skilled plastic surgeons use advanced surgical techniques and technology to provide safe and effective rhinoplasty procedures tailored to each patient's unique needs and goals.
Our medical team at MGM Hospital CBD works closely with each patient to develop a personalized treatment plan that addresses their concerns and achieves their desired results.



According to our specialist patients can expect to experience some common symptoms, including:

  • Bleeding.
  • Infection.
  • An adverse reaction to the anesthesia


Common causes according to MGM hospitals specialist:

  • Difficulty breathing through your nose.
  • Permanent numbness in and around your nose.
  • The possibility of an uneven-looking nose.
  • Pain, discoloration or swelling that may persist.
  • Scarring.
  • A hole in the septum (septal perforation)


Some common risks states by our specialists:

  • Minor risks of rhinoplasty include nose bleeding, infection, prolonged numbness, swelling, scarring, and breakage of blood vessels.
  • More complex risks include reaction to anaesthesia, hematoma (blood accumulation outside the blood vessels), and permanent or temporary nerve damage.


Call us at the given number for best tips on preventing rhinoplasty:

  • Avoid strenuous activities such as aerobics and jogging.
  • Take baths instead of showers while you have bandages on your nose.
  • Not blow your nose.
  • Eat high-fiber foods, such as fruits and vegetables, to avoid constipation. Constipation can cause you to strain, putting pressure on the surgery site.
  • Avoid extreme facial expressions, such as smiling or laughing.
  • Brush your teeth gently to limit movement of your upper lip.
  • Wear clothes that fasten in the front. Don't pull clothing, such as shirts or sweaters, over your head.

How is it diagnosed?

Our experienced healthcare providers use following process to diagnose rhinoplasty for each patient:During the consultation with the doctor, he/she will start the meeting by talking about your goals. The doctor will ask what about the nose bothers you and what kind of changes you want. It is important to understand that there is no such thing as a perfect nose. Thus, the doctor will try to understand your needs and describe what kind of changes you should expect from the procedure.
The diagnostic process for rhinoplasty at MGM Hospital CBD is tailored to each patient's unique needs and goals, with the aim of ensuring safe and effective treatment outcomes. The medical team works closely with each patient to develop a personalized treatment plan that addresses their specific concerns and achieves their desired results.
The medical team at MGM Hospital CBD may also use computer imaging software to create a 3D model of the nose and simulate potential outcomes of the surgery.
MGM Hospital CBD provides several diagnostic procedures to evaluate patients who may require rhinoplasty surgery, including:
• Physical examination
• Medical history
• Imaging tests
• Nasal endoscopy


How is it treated?

MGM Hospital CBD has a team of highly skilled plastic surgeons who specialize in rhinoplasty surgery.
The goal of rhinoplasty treatment at MGM Hospital CBD is to achieve a more aesthetically pleasing and functional nose, while also ensuring the patient's safety and wellbeing throughout the process. The medical team works closely with each patient to provide personalized care and support throughout the treatment journey.

During surgery

The plastic surgeon will make incisions inside the nostrils or across the base of the nose, and then reshape the bone and cartilage of the nose to achieve the desired result. The procedure may be performed under local or general anesthesia, depending on the extent of the surgery and the preferences of the patient and surgeon.

After surgery

Patients may experience swelling, bruising, and discomfort, which can be managed with pain medication and cold compresses. Recovery time will vary depending on the extent of the surgery, but most patients can return to work and light activities within a week or two, with more strenuous activities and exercise being gradually resumed over several weeks.

Post-operative care

It's important to choose a board-certified plastic surgeon who has experience performing rhinoplasty procedures to ensure the best possible results and minimize the risk of complications. Patients should also have realistic expectations about the outcome of the surgery and be prepared to follow post-operative care instructions carefully to ensure proper healing and optimal results

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