Second only to the eyes, the nose is the most prominent feature of the face. When the nose does not exist in harmony with the remainder of the face, it can be very distressing to the patient. Rhinoplasty is surgery to reshape the nose is one of the most common facial cosmetic procedures. Rhinoplasty can reduce the size of the nose, change the shape of the tip or bridge, narrow the nose, all with the goal of improving the harmony of the nose with the face.
A septoplasty is surgery on the internal structure (midline divider) of the nose to improve breathing, if the septum is deviated or causing nasal obstruction.