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Teenage Nose Job

Here is a great example of teenage rhinoplasty performed by Dr. Hilinski. This is a young lady who traveled to San Diego to see Dr. Hilinski because of his renowned skills in rhinoplasty surgery. As with many teenagers, she was quite concerned about the appearance of her nose. More specifically, she was unhappy about how large her nose appeared relative to her other facial features. On the front view of her nose, you can see... Continue Reading
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Wide Nasal Bones and Wide Tip

This is a great case study on how Dr. Hilinski used great rhinoplasty technique to narrow this San Diego lady's broad, wide nose. She consulted with Dr. Hilinski and noted how unhappy she was with the bulbous, wide nasal tip. When you looked closely at her nasal tip region, one could readily see how the nasal tip was lacking in definition. In addition, she had fairly wide, or splayed, nasal bones. She has obvious freckling... Continue Reading
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Male Rhinoplasty Chin Implant

Here is a great example of how rhinoplasty and chin augmentation with an implant can be combined to enhance the overall facial appearance. This male patient from San Diego disliked the broad, bulbous nasal tip appearance he had. In addition, he wanted to give his face a bit more structure and balance by adding projection to the chin using an implant. In patients like this, it doesn't mean they want to look entirely different after... Continue Reading
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Teenage Tip Refinement

Here is a quick case example of teenage rhinoplasty surgery to help create a more defined looking nasal tip. This young lady had more of a 'full' tip in that the end of her nose was not as defined as she desired. This is actually a fairly common complaint among teenagers seeking cosmetic nose surgery - they want to have the tip of their nose more defined. If you look more closely at her nose,... Continue Reading
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Bulbous Nasal Tip Repair

One of the most frequent type of nasal tip deformities I encounter is often simply called a 'bulbous' nose. This term refers to a nose that has the appearance of a ball on the end of it. This case example highlights management of this type of nose deformity with real before and after photos. This patient presented to me complaining of a bulbous looking nose. In addition, she noted difficulty breathing through her nose. Her... Continue Reading

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