faq

Snoring

What treatment options are available? (show question)
What is the difference between snoring and sleep apnea? (show question)
How can my dentist help? (show question)
Why are sleep apnea sufferers at risk? (show question)
Why do I snore? (show question)
How can I minimize my snoring? (show question)
Is snoring harmful to my health? (show question)

Facial Plastic Surgery

I had Rhinoplasty several days ago. When I saw my nose at the mirror recently, I noticed, that the tip of my nose is lifted high, which does not look natural. The doctor told me that it's going to return into a more natural form after a while. Will it really change and go down? If so, when can I expect it to happen? (show question)
How long do I need to take off from work after eyelid surgery? (show question)
Where is the incision for eyelid surgery? (show question)
What should I know about anesthesia? (show question)
How long will my facelift last? (show question)
Is there any way to alleviate the heavy feeling of the eyes that make it difficult to hold the eyes open? (show question)
What is a good age to have a facelift? (show question)
How does a person get rid of the constant “puffiness” under the eyes? (show question)
Are the incisions visible after facelift surgery? (show question)

Rhinoplasty

How is Rhinoplasty performed? (show question)
I'm getting a deviated septum and a hump fixed all in one and I wanted to know what kind of scarring I should expect. Also, how long is it after the operation that I'll see good results? (show question)
How much does rhinoplasty cost? (show question)
When will the cast be taken off and does this hurt? (show question)
What is rhioplasty , Nose job ? (show question)
I am 16 and have been thinking of rhinoplasty for a long time. At what age is it safe to have a rhinoplasty? (show question)
Why are pictures taken before and after surgery? (show question)
What does a typical Rhinoplasty consultation entail? (show question)
I have to get my cast off soon and wanted to know if it is going to hurt? Is there anything I can do beforehand? (show question)
When will I be able to see the results? (show question)
How Rhinoplasty ''nose job'' is done? (show question)
What are the risks of Rhinoplasty? (show question)
I recently had a rhinoplasty & septoplasty, its almost 6 months & on one of my nostrils I still can hardly breath. Is this normal? (show question)
I'm going to get my nose done soon and my doctor also recommended me getting a chin implant because he says my nose will still appear 'big' since my chin goes a little further in then it should...Do people get both these procedures at the same time? And do you recommend I should do this? (show question)
I have thick nasal skin and a surgeon I spoke with said that I may not be able to see much detail with my rhinoplasty? Is this true? Should I see another surgeon? (show question)
It's been five months since my surgery and now since I started to get back in shape and returned to my gym. I have notice that when I run and workout my nose drips. It is very runny, here I am walking away and every few min. I have to use a tissue. Is this just part of the healing stage or need I bring this up to my doctor? Its really annoying! Has anyone experienced this at all? (show question)
Are there any new techniques to repair a deviated septum. Is cauterization used? Does the nose always have to be packed after surgery? (show question)
Is it improper to ask to speak with previous patients who have had revision rhinoplasty done by the surgeon I am considering for the same procedure? (show question)
What is a "hanging columella"? (show question)
My PS mentioned a shot of cortisone to help some of the scar tissue. Why is this and what will this do? (show question)
What is rhinoplasty? (show question)
When can rhinoplasty be performed? (show question)
I used to be addicted to cocaine. As a result, my past (I'm recovered) addiction left a hole inside my nose, between my nostrils. Can I have the hole filled? (show question)
Is it possible for someone to be allergic to dissolvable stitches? And if so, what would the reaction be? (show question)
What should I expect post-operatively? (show question)