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Taking Care of Your Nose Post Rhinoplasty

Whether you had rhinoplasty surgery for reconstructive or cosmetic purposes, taking care of your nose post-surgery is critical to your recovery. It is important to know the recovery process to ensure your goals are met post-surgery. Rhinoplasty surgery requires a time commitment to healing. Some bruising around the nose and eyes will be visible for about a week or two depending on the complexity of your surgery. There will be pain and discomfort up to a week following your surgery. There will be swelling after rhinoplasty and could take up to a year for swelling to fully subside and completely be healed. Dr. Evan Ransom will provide post-surgery instructions to get you on your path to recovery. (more…)