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Steven M. Denenberg, M.D.
Steven M. Denenberg, M.D.
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This nose, which appears to be so projecting in this view, actually isn't over-projecting.  It was injured in an accident, and the nose was pushed over to the left side of his face.  His left.  There appears to be a large hump in the lower part of his dorsum, just above his tip, but that's an illusion, caused by the sideward deflection of his nose from the accident.

Compare this view with his view #3, and you'll see how very different his nose looks from the two sides.


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Questioner: From a ridiculous extreme long/upward nose, to the other extreme ridiculous long/downward/wide nose
My 3d nose revision...devastated! (At same time: face, neck & lip lifts, fine!). See pre/post op photos plus 2 nose models I gave to surgeon as guidance. But nose is now much longer, wider, downward...Will it look like the nose models after swelling is gone? Doubt it. Wait a year to fix it? No! I’m desperate...Is there somewhere a competent surgeon who can do a shorter nose like my nose models? (I’m 87 but absolutely healthy). Thanks ever so much for your opinions!
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Dr. Denenberg's answer: Your nose won't shorten as the swelling subsides
Hi,
Sorry, but it's just vanishingly unlikely that your nose will shorten as the swelling subsides, and certainly it won't shorten to the length of the models' photographs that you submitted.

The good news is that, with correct techniques, it is possible to shorten a nose substantially, even in a revision procedure. The bad news is that you can't jump in and have that operation right away. It may not be necessary to wait an entire year, but the nose needs at least many months to heal first.

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