What type of anesthesia is used during a Rhinoplasty?
Dr. Lohner performs the Rhinoplasty under general anesthesia, as an outpatient procedure.
When can I return to work after a Rhinoplasty?
Patients are well enough to return to work or school less than a week after their Rhinoplasty.
Where are the incision made for a Rhinoplasty?
A Closed Rhinoplasty employs small incisions within each nostril. The Open Rhinoplasty utilizes an incision at the base of the nose, between the nostrils.
What are the potential risks of a Rhinoplasty?
Potential risks from the Rhinoplasty procedure include bleeding, infection, scarring, asymmetry and impaired nasal function.