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Steven M. Denenberg, M.D.
Steven M. Denenberg, M.D.
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This nose was injured in an automobile accident.  Her nose was pushed off to the right side of her face.  When a nose is off center on the face, the patient usually has a "good side" and a "bad side."  This right oblique view is the bad side of a nose that is pushed to the right.  The nose's leaning to the right looks like a bulge from this angle.

As you are browsing this patient's views, compare this view with her "good side," which is view 3.

After surgery, she has a much nicer straight dorsum with a tip that is more distinct and narrow.


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Questioner: Would I be a good candidate for fillers or would surgery be a better choice?
I've always thought I have a big weirdly shaped nose. I don't like the hump on my bridge and how long my nose tip is. I've been considering surgery for a while now but I recently heard about a cheaper alternative, using fillers. And if I should get fillers, where? If surgery is better, what exactly should I change?
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Dr. Denenberg's answer: Fillers would ruin your nose
Here are the changes I would make to your nose: bring the tip back closer to your face, elevate the tip up a small amount, take down the gentle bump along the bridge, narrow the tip. All of these changes would move your nose in the direction of smaller.

Filler will make your nose bigger wherever it is placed. It's exactly what you don't need.

Also, the changes recommend are difficult, and not every surgeon can accomplish them. You need to see your doctor's before and after photos, because that's the only evidence you have that he has the skill. The diplomas and certifications tell you nothing.

Hope this helps!

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