Rhinoplasty is one of the oldest cosmetic procedures in the US and it’s still very effective in changing the shape and size of the nose as well as making repairs to the nose structure to correct any deformities that disrupt the normal function of the nasal pathway. Patients in Leominster, MA who have an undesirable nose contour find that this causes much distress and has a significant effect on their self-esteem.
Rhinoplasty is such a complex surgical procedure and Dr. Timothy Jones has devoted his years of practice specializing in this discipline. He is double board certified in Plastic Surgery and Otolaryongology and has 2 decades of experience in providing rhinoplasty and nasal surgery. Dr. Jones is also an active member of the Rhinoplasty Society and is recognized by all of his peers in the practice for his exemplary skills in this field.
What are the benefits of a rhinoplasty for patients in Leominster, MA?
A rhinoplasty performed in our office in Leominster, MA can provide very dramatic improvements in patient’s appearance and improves the nose’s functionality. Our team strives to provide very natural looking results, not one that looks very unnatural and disproportionate to the patient’s other facial features. A rhinoplasty is designed to enhance and create harmony between all the parts of the patient’s face. It is done so that all the elements will complement each other and result to a more pleasing appearance.
A rhinoplasty will benefit patients in Leominster, MA who have a prominent bump in the nose, those with a wide nasal tip, those with drooping nasal tips, patients with wide nostrils, those with crooked nose, large noses, and those with an undesirable nose shape. Once a patient in Leominster, MA reaches 14 to 17 years old, they can be candidates for a rhinoplasty because their facial skeleton is fully matured when they reach this age.
What is a rhinoplasty like for patients in Leominster, MA?
Your initial consultation with Dr. Jones and his team of experts in Leominster, MA will comprise a series of tests and a run-down of your medical history to determine if you are fit for a rhinoplasty. In our efforts to give only the best service, our computer visual imaging system allows you to have an idea of what the outcome will be after the rhinoplasty. This can also help us adjust our procedures to better suit any of your expectations.
A rhinoplasty can be done either through an open or closed approach. Using the open approach, an incision is made at the base of the nose where refinements of the nose structure are made. The closed approach works best for small refinements. The incisions are made inside the nose where the cartilage and the bone will be altered to achieve the desired results.
A rhinoplasty done in our office in Leominster, MA is performed on an outpatient basis under general or local anesthesia. The entire rhinoplasty procedure will last between one to five hours depending on the complexity of the alterations to be made.
For more information about Rhinoplasty in Leominster, MA contact Dr. Jones today at 978-466-4270 or click here to schedule an appointment.