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Who is a good candidate?
All ages, after full growth and those with appearance or airway problems

What will the results be?
Modest to great change of external nasal appearance and improved airway

Is it done at an office or hospital?
Office or hospital depending on surgeon

How long does it take?
1-3 hours, varying with surgeons

at kind of anesthetic is used?
Local or general anesthesia as desired

What are the risks?

Minor, moderate and rarely severe problems

How long is recovery?
Final splints removed in 3-14 days depending on surgeon, Minimal to No pain

When can regular life style resume?
10-30 days

When can make-up be used again?
After splints are off 3-10 days

When can
bath/shampoo begin again?
When released to do so by your surgeon

How lasting are results?
Long Term

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