As the central feature of the face, the nose plays an important role in your overall appearance. But if you feel uncomfortable about the size, shape, or alignment of your nose, consider rhinoplasty in Potomac, MD.
The goal of the rhinoplasty procedure at our Baltimore, MD area offices (just a short drive from Potomac) is to help patients achieve a natural-looking nose that blends seamlessly with their other features.
At The Plastic Surgery Center, our surgeons combine years of experience with a dedication to providing personal attention and customized care. After examining your features, they can help you decide on a treatment plan that will deliver the appearance you desire.
Rhinoplasty is typically performed as an outpatient procedure, under either general anesthesia or local anesthesia with sedation. An incision will be made on the inside of the nose or on the strip of tissue that separates the nostrils. Then, according to your goals, bone or cartilage will be removed to reduce the size of the nose or reshape it, or a cartilage graft might be added.
Side effects are temporary and may include bruising, swelling, and discomfort. Most patients are able to return to work and light activities in as little as one week.
A deviated septum occurs when the nasal septum that divides your nostrils is crooked or off center. This can result in
Rhinoplasty is often used to correct a deviated septum by straightening it out during restructuring.
When considering rhinoplasty, it’s very important to carefully evaluate your plastic surgeon. Dr. Lawrence Rosenberg holds dual certifications by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Plastic Surgery (the only plastic surgery board recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties). He is active in national as well as local medical and plastic surgical societies, and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgery, the Lipoplasty Society of America, and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.