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Steven M. Denenberg, M.D.
Steven M. Denenberg, M.D.
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A careful evaluation of these photos will reveal that the tip of the nose was narrowed during surgery, and that little groove in the middle of her tip was eliminated.

It's hard to see a hump from the frontal view.  In the after picture, you can see two parallel vertical white lines that follow down the dorsum of her nose.  Those white lines are the reflections from the flashes.  They have a different shape in her before picture, and you can almost see where the hump was.


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Questioner: I Am Considering Having Rhinoplasty. However I Am Unsure As to What Results I Can Expect?
I am considering having rhinoplasty. I am currently researching doctors in the area to find which ones seem to do the best work. I would like to know what type of results I can expect in order to go in informed when I speak with them. I am not looking for a dramatic makeover, just some refining of the nostril area. Can I do this with just a tip plasty?
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Dr. Denenberg's answer: Your nose requires expert work on the tip. Be certain to see before and after photos
Hi. In many noses, work on the tip is most of the work that is done, so in your case there isn't really a meaningful difference between a "tip plasty" and a "rhinoplasty." See my "Web reference link for some morphs of your before and after photos.  You have strong tip cartilages that show left and right prominences on your tip. The cartilages also make the columella, the piece between your nostrils, droop some, and they hold the tip of your nose out away from your face. 

Your nose requires real expert work on the tip to correct these features. It's crucial that you see before and after photos of the patients of the doctor you are considering, where wide or prominent tips were corrected. This is not something that every plastic surgeon can accomplish, and a diploma won't give you the answer -- only seeing the doctor's other patients will tell you if he has the skill.

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