Rhinoplasty

With a Rhinoplasty, nose size, angles and proportions can be changed. Pits and overhangs can be corrected. The tip of the nose can be reshaped.

What is Rhinoplasty?

Rhinoplasty is a change in the shape of the nose. It is surgery. The purpose of the operation is to beautify the nose, to breathe to facilitate or both. Bone in the nose during nasal surgery and the structures of the cartilage tissues are rearranged. Thanks to this surgical operation, The size, shape and proportions of the nose can be changed. At the same time, deformations, innate defects and respiratory problems can be corrected. Operation can be done by open or closed method. Kiss. Dr. View Güray's Full Profile because of its advantage, it prefers the closed method.
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Who Can Have a Rhinoplasty Operation?

A person who is healthy and his/her bone evolution has been completed can have rhinoplasty operation. These people should be older than 20 years old. Old patients can have rhinoplasty operations too but their healing process takes more time compared to younger patients’.

Display and Function Problems

With the Rhinoplasty, the size, angles and proportions of the nose can be changed. Pits and overhangs can be corrected. The tip of the nose can be reshaped. Congenital or subsequent deformations can be eliminated. The person can also be allowed to breathe more easily.

General Health Status

Rhinoplasty is a surgical operation. Therefore, the general health of the candidates their condition is very important. Before the surgeon decides on the operation, review the health status of the candidate. Another important criterion is The development of the nose is complete.

Realistic expectations

The patient has realistic expectations from the operation, is sure what he wants, about the period of temporary recovery required by the surgical operation; and having information about the risks of the operation, psychological aspects it is important to be prepared to undergo such an operation.

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What Can You Expect From Rhinoplasty Operations?

With rhinoplasty operation your face will have a proportionate look. By the way nasal tip operation can fix the asymmetry of your nose. Breathing can be relieved by fixing the curvatures of the nasal septum.Doctors plan rhinoplasty operations according to requests of patients. The result of the operation depends on the bone and cartilage tissue.Cause of these reasons rhinoplasty operation results can vary on patient wishes.
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Inspection Process

3D Simulation

Patients can see the possible results of their operations with the help of 3D simulation. This way, expectations of the patients can be understood better before the operation.

Technique

Rhinoplasty operations have two different techniques: Open and Closed. We generally use closed techniques for the patients who do not especially request for open techniques. In closed technique, patients have no scar and blood flow is not speeding up to the nose tip so the healing process is faster. For these reasons closed technique is more advantageous compared to open technique.

Personalized Touch

To take the best result we consider these three factors for our patients: Patient Needs, Patient Requests and Nose Nature of Patients. These three factors are always special for each patient. That’s why we are personalizing the operation plans for each patient.

What Patients Should Do Before The Operation?

1-Research

To take efficient answers during the inspection process, we advise patients to do little research about plastic surgery and operations.In this way patients can feel relief while expressing themself about their needs and expectations to the doctor.

2-Consultation

First meeting with the plastic surgeon is the first step of identifying patients needs, and expectations, and their treatment process. In this meeting doctors would like to answer all questions of the patients and they make simulations to show close prediction of operation results.

3-Preparation

Drugs written for the operation should be obtained in advance. All patients’ social life is going to be limited after their operations so they should prepare themself accordingly about business life and their daily life.

4-Drugs

It is important that aspirin and other blood-thinning medications have been stopped before the operation. It is necessary for the patient to declare the medicines and nutritional supplements to his/her doctor that is being used and should stop before the operation. In case of smoking, it should have been stopped by patients two weeks ago before the operation.

5-Support

Driving a car is prohibited for the patients after the operations. In treatment, patients need companions to take support for their life.

6-Planning

Patients should plan their business lifes and responsibilities for their first 1 to 2 weeks treatment periods.

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Rhinoplasty

Patients have rhinoplasty operations under the general anesthesia. The operation takes 1-2 hours. But if the operation is for the second time or a revision rhinoplasty, it will take more than two hours. After the operation, patients may stay in the hospital for one night.

What Patients Should Do After The Operation

NUTRITION

The patient can continue to eat normally after the operation. However, nasal obstruction makes it difficult to swallow solid foods in the first week . Water consumed abundantly helps the body recover.

MEDICINES

The drugs written in the healing process must be used as described. In addition to pain medications, antibiotics and swelling-reducing medications can be prescribed.

MAINTENANCE

The patient should do daily care of his nose with saline spray and cream. After the operation, daily care steps that should be applied at home is explained to the patient. Patients should be sure and careful to not get wet while washing their face.

ACTIVITY

Running, heavy lifting and doing cardio training is unfavorable for the first week after the operation. Bending the head forward or down should be avoided. There is no harm in walking.

SLEEP

In the first few nights, the patient should lie on his back two pillows under their head. Lying sideways can cause the lower part of the nose to swell. In the days after the operation, the patient should take care to rest abundantly.

ATTENTION

No anti-inflammatory drugs, including aspirin, should not be used until at least 2 weeks after the operation. Because this may significantly affect the healing process. No smoking.

Healing Process After The Rhinoplasty

The patient appears to have great healing from the first month and begins to notice the change in his face. At this point, performing moderate activities becomes acceptable. Each new day after this point, the nose gets in better shape. From the sixth month, recovery will be almost complete. The patient will be able to continue all activities. However, it may take up to a year for the entire swelling in the nose to go down. One year after the surgery just it's recommended to carry the patient's nose with pleasure only in the control.

From the 1st month, you will look healthy. You may still have some swelling, especially at the tip of the nose, but at this point you will clearly see the results of the operation. From the 1st month, you can perform moderate to severe physical activity. At 2 and 3 months, you will notice that your nose gets better shape and the remaining swelling continues to decrease as the days go by. At this stage, we can say that he is almost completely recovered. However, you should avoid sports that require contact. You can also return to sports with contact after the 6th month. In the 12th month the remaining slight swelling will be completely eliminated. At this stage, your nose will be completely healed from inside and outside, and you will be able to see the exact results of your operation clearly at this stage.