Will you have to “break” my nose during Rhinoplasty?


This is a common question asked by patients. The answer is not really.  Sometimes the bones need to be shaped and narrowed using a procedure called an osteotomy. This video animation describes this portion of a rhinoplasty that is occasionally performed only if necessary.

Video: Will you have to break my nose during rhinoplasty?

https://drsteiger.com Many patients ask if thier nose will have to be "broken" during rhinoplasty. This created unnecessary fear of the surgery. This video animation is designed to help you understand what "breaking" the nose means in regards to a rhinoplasty surgery. Not all patients need this done during a nose job surgery and this video explains why.