A sharp, delicate nose with perfect dainty tip can definitely add to the beauty of any face.
Surgical procedure called rhinoplasty can either correct some medical problems such as a deviated septum or can improve the features of your nose to give you the perfect nose. It is a low-risk surgery, extremely common, easy to perform and allows you to go back to work a few days after you had it. The results are noticeable immediately after the surgery. At Dezire clinic Delhi Dr Prashant Yadav along with our expert plastic surgeons work hard to give you the best nose job.
Objectives of Rhinoplasty or Nose job:
- Reduce The Overall Size of nose
- Improve The Tip By Elevation Of Tip
- Reduce The Bulky Tip
- Elevate The Depressed Nose
- Correction of Deviated Nasal Septum,Crooked Nose
- Remove A Bump/Hump
- Narrow The Width
- Improve The Angle Between The Nose And The Upper Lip
Types of Rhinoplasty nose surgery:
Functional Rhinoplasty in Delhi
Functional rhinoplasty is performed to clear the obstructions in patient’s nasal passage and improve the airflow that can be caused by birth defects, trauma and infections. Reconstructive Rhinoplasty
Reconstructive rhinoplasty is performed to correct defects created due to a trauma or disease. For example,Skin cancer might necessitate the removal of a portion of the nose. In that case rhinoplasty will restore the nose for functionality, form and appearance.
Cosmetic Rhinoplasty in Delhi
Even though there is no clear medical need for a rhinoplasty, the procedure can be useful to correct cosmetic issues. Cosmetic rhinoplasty can improve the proportions of your face by changing the size and shape of your nose.
Revision Rhinoplasty in Delhi
Revision rhinoplasty is performed in the event that a correctable issue surfaces after your first rhinoplasty and your surgeon recommends a revision rhinoplasty.
Nose Job Procedure in Delhi
- Generally the procedure takes about 1 to 3 hours and is performed under general anaesthesia
- All the incisions are placed inside the nostrils so that no scar is visible on outer surface of nose after the operation.
- After opening the nasal cartilage ,nasal bone and the soft tissue; cartilage and bone are treated to reshape them depending upon the deformity
- Osteotomy or correction of bone shape is done from inside the nostril to get the desired shape of the nose
- A splint is placed on the nose to maintain the new shape and to protect the nose for about a week
- Nasal pack is kept for 24 hrs and the sutures are removed within a week time
Tip Rhinoplasty, is suited for only certain percentage of people who don’t need their bone structure altered. It is a less invasive method of transforming your nose with less downtime than a full Rhinoplasty procedure.
Bone structure of the nose is left intact, in a Tip Rhinoplasty. A specialist Plastic Surgeon reshapes or removes excess cartilage from the nose tip and refines and lifts your nose tip and/or refine your nostrils.
Rhinoplasty recovery and Side Effects
Mild swelling and bruising around eyes is expected which usually disappears within 2 to 3 weeks. During first few days nose will appear swollen and the swelling will disappear gradually over a period of time. You will be able to see final result after 3 to 6 month from rhinoplasty.
You might experience difficulty in breathing for a week, so you will be breathing through your mouth.
You can get back to your work within a week time and can also start with your daily routine activities in a week.
A splint or packing might be placed inside nose and splint or bandage is placed outside to support and protect.
Your rhinoplasty specialist will be sending you home with special instructions to help you take care of yourself at home. Those specific instructions that may include:
- How to care for the surgical site
- Prescription to medications that you need to apply or take orally to aid healing and reduce the potential for infection
- Specific concerns to look for at the surgical site or in your general health
- When to follow up with your plastic surgeon.
Nose reconstruction surgery cost in Delhi
Rhinoplasty cost varies from patient to patient. It depends upon amount of work that needs to be done to achieve the results desired. Please make an appointment at Dezire clinic Delhi. On your consultation with best doctor for rhinoplasty in india, Dr Prashant Yadav, he will discuss your specific case in detail and give you the exact cost of your procedure.
How much pain should I expect after surgery?
Some dull aching and headaches is expected for a short time after surgery. You may need some painkillers for a couple of days after surgery to manage that pain. It may hurt if you bump your nose or roll over onto it while sleeping, but this is normal.
Q: Do I need to wear bandages? And if so, for how long?
A: You will usually be sent home with have bandages, sterile tape and a protective splint on your nose. Some patients may need an internal splint. You will be expected to keep the bandages dry. In about 7 days, your bandages splint and stitches will be removed.
Q: What kind of care will I need at home?
A: Keeping your head elevated and using cool compresses over your eyes and cheeks in the first 48 hours after surgery will help with the swelling. You should not let your nose dry out or crusts may form. You can use a rinse kit to keep your nose moist and clean on the inside.
Q: Is there any special diet I need after the surgery?
A: Eat a healthy and balanced diet. Protein in your meals accompanied by a multivitamin will help your body accelerate the healing process. Do not drink alcohol for several months after surgery.
Q: Do I need bedrest after my rhinoplasty?
A: Getting a lot of sleep and adequate rest will help your recovery process.
Q: Are there any activity restriction after rhinoplasty?
A:Try to avoid blowing your nose for about two weeks following surgery to minimize the risk of bleeding. Also refrain from exercise for at least 24 hours. After this, a little light exercise, such as walking, will improve the blood flow and help you recover faster. Usually, normal activities can be resumed at this point. Avoid bending or lifting anything heavier than a few pounds for several weeks. You can resume light aerobics or jogging after week two. After about three weeks, you will be able to resume your normal leisure and recreational activities. There will normally have no restrictions aside from contact sports (which you should not engage in for at least 6 weeks).
Q: What medications do I need to take after surgery?
A:You might need some painkillers to alleviate the pain and swelling.
Q: How long before I can go back to work?
A: Most patients choose to remain home for a week, but some adventurous patients return within a few days! Once the splint is removed, you should be “restaurant ready” about two weeks after rhinoplasty surgery.
Q: What can I do to minimize the bruising and swelling after the procedure?
A: Keeping head elevated, using cold compress around nose and under eyes followed by alternating hot or cold compress can help minimize the swelling and bruising.