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Category: Rhinoplasty

How Rhinoplasty is Performed

Posted November 07, 2012


Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole offers our patient options when it comes to rhinoplasty. No two noses are alike making no single technique ideal for every face. During your initial consultation with Dr. O’Toole, the rhinoplasty technique best suited to meet your needs will be determined.

Rhinoplasty Techniques

There are two primary techniques used in rhinoplasty surgery:

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Top Plastic Surgery Procedures for 2011

Posted March 26, 2012

Even with a slowly recovering economy, cosmetic procedures grew two straight years in a row. The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) recently released statistics stating that 13.8 million cosmetic plastic surgery procedures (both surgical and minimally-invasive) were performed in the United States in 2011. This is up five percent from last year. In addition […]

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Rhinoplasty for anti-aging

Posted January 16, 2012

As the aging process takes hold of all of us we look at different parts of our body and wonder why they look so different. A recent USA Today article suggested that your nose could in fact be telling your age. According to the article patients according to one study can look 1.5 years younger […]

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Rhinoplasty, if its good enough for the OC Housewives

Posted November 23, 2011

Rhinoplasty is both a medical reconstructive and cosmetic procedure. According to The Orange County Register Alexis Bellino of “The Real Housewives of Orange County” had a nose job in October. She says people are starting to notice that there’s “something” new about her, though they’re not always sure exactly what it is. According to the surgeon who performed […]

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Bullying and plastic surgery

Posted October 16, 2011

Bullying is not a new for children. Although, there has been a lot of media attention on the subject lately. A recent ABC news story told of a young 13-year-old girl whose parents allowed her to have a rhinoplasty procedure following taunts and teasing on Facebook. The parents likened the decision to buying braces or a new wardrobe […]

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More benefits to treating sleep disorders

Posted August 09, 2011

Sleeping disorders specifically problems breathing while asleep are a concern for many people. Beside the life threatening implications sleep deprivation can also be an issue. Some patients do not have a sleep disorder but rather nasal obstruction which causes difficulty breathing. In some cases insurance may not cover correcting the issue which often leads the […]

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Rainy weather can be more than mental

Posted December 27, 2010

According to ABC 7, the rainy weather can wreak havoc on a host of health conditions. “Rain is kind of a downer, right? Especially when it’s long periods of time,” said one Sierra Madre resident. The rain may mess with your mental outlook, but many people said it can also affect them physically. “The science isn’t really […]

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