How is the surgery done and how invasive is it?
Performed early by an experienced surgeon it is non traumatic, relatively non invasive and recovery is very quick and easy. Done later with secondary changes recovery can become a little rough for a few days to possibly a few weeks for those being done later in life when breathing problems are really progressing.
- A wedge of tissue is removed from the area next to the nostril and sutured close.
- Surgery does not change the shape of the nose itself, and the result is cosmetically pleasing if the correct method is utilised. There are a few techniques that can be done.