It is a surgery where the function and aesthetics of the nose can be corrected, the patient’s appearance improved and facial harmony restored. The nose is a unique and complex structure; therefore, it is essential to select a certified plastic surgeon with experience and knowledge in facial anatomy.
An hour and a half.
It is an outpatient procedure (discharge the same day).
Most patients return to their daily activities in 7 days. A nasal splint is left in place for 2 weeks. Nasal tampons are not used, which reduces discomfort in the postoperative period.
Pain is minimal.
Ecchymosis, bleeding, infection, irregularities.
Once facial growth is complete, generally after the age of 15. Each case needs to be evaluated separately.
Other facial or body procedures may be performed.
Dr. Alvis Jimenez performs rhinoplasty in the clinics in Mexico City at Hospital Ángeles Lindavista and in Tijuana at NewCity Medical Plaza.