Health and Wellness

Inside Cosmetic Surgery Today

Barry Lycka MD

Inside Cosmetic Surgery Today – What is rhinoplasty? Nose Reshaping by Rhinoplasty Surgery | Dr Lycka & Dr Hoffman

Rhinoplasty procedures, commonly referred to as a nose job, is the topic discussed this week by Dr Lycka and his expert guest, Stanford trained surgeon, Dr Daryl K. Hoffman, certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and based in Palo Alto, California. The two doctors highlight the difference that rhinoplasty surgery can make to people of all ages and backgrounds. Dr Hoffman explains the importance of patient consultation and planning as well as the cosmetic and physical problems that rhinoplasty can solve. He highlights the importance of counselling and body image in relation to the emotional and psychological implications of nose reshaping and reflects on changing fashions and the danger of multiple rhinoplasty procedures. Dr Hoffman also outlines how he develops a treatment plan including possible complications and extended recovery times. A sympathetic and informative discussion about rhinoplasty, essential for anyone considering nose reshaping.