For some, the projection, shape or overall size of their nose can be a source of insecurity and even embarrassment Cosmetic rhinoplasty is a procedure to address purely cosmetic issues with the nose, helping patients to achieve better facial harmony and balance. Whilst this is one of the most commonly performed plastic surgery procedures, it’s important to note that it is certainly not simple surgery, and without the expertise of a surgeon with significant experience in this area, patients can be left with a result which they do not feel fully addressed their concerns. In fact, many people find themselves seeking a second rhinoplasty to correct unsatisfactory cosmetic results, or even different issues which have occurred as a direct result of surgery which has not gone quite as expected. Disappointment can be avoided by carefully selecting a surgeon with significant experience in this area. Why undergo a rhinoplasty? Also known as a nose job, cosmetic rhinoplasty can address a variety of complaints including: Overly large nose Overly long nose Large hump in the bridge of the nose ‘Drooping’ tip Bulbous appearance Unsatisfactory nostril size ‘Crooked’ appearance Rhinoplasty may also be performed to reconstruct the nose following a trauma or illness; please see the reconstructive rhinoplasty page for more information. Cosmetic Rhinoplasty Gold Coast if you are considering undergoing rhinoplasty to correct a cosmetic problem with your nose, you’ll want to ensure you choose a surgeon who will listen to your needs and goals, and help you to achieve these. Dr Raja Sawhney is a Bundall-based Specialist Plastic, Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgeon with vast experience in helping his patients to achieve facial harmony through rhinoplasty. During your rhinoplasty consultation, Dr Raja will spend a considerable amount of time discussing your goals for cosmetic rhinoplasty and examining your unique features. He will also discuss the likely outcome of your surgery which he will be able to simulate through his 3D Vectra software, and advise you on the best approach to your surgery. To request your cosmetic rhinoplasty consultation with Dr Raja, please do not hesitate to contact us. Before and after images Magnifying Glass Patient 1 Don’t forget to share this via Twitter, Google+, Pinterest and LinkedIn.