Functional rhinoplasty should also work hand in hand with your aesthetic goals.
Here, a deviated septum and narrow internal nasal valve were corrected with a septoplasty and spreader grafts, improving her nasal breathing.
The dorsal hump was brought down and smoothed as planned.
Under the hood, the turbinates are little humidifiers inside the nasal passages. These little outcroppings can be pushed out, and shrunk with RF energy to improve the airflow. Complete removal is not recommended except in some cleft or craniofacial rhinoplasties with severely narrowed anatomy.
She is seen here at 3.5 months post-op.
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👨⚕️ Dr. Huay-Zong Law
☎️ (214) 241-1997
📍 Dallas, TX
📍 Plano, TX
🏥 Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon
🎓 Craniofacial Fellowship Trained