Dr. Daniel J, Leeman offers rhinoplasty in Austin, TX for clients who are looking for surgery to improve the appearance and function of their nose and sinuses. While rhinoplasty is primarily a cosmetic surgery, it also has many benefits for breathing and sleeping for clients dealing with obstructed sinuses or other nasal issues. There are two kinds of rhinoplasty–cosmetic surgery to improve the shape of the nose and reconstructive surgery to reshape the nasal passages to improve breathing function.
Rhinoplasty in Austin is performed in-office by our certified plastic surgeon and is an outpatient procedure that takes between one and three hours. Patients can return home the same day and should expect a two-to-three week recovery period. After your surgery, you will see a dramatic change in your facial appearance and clearer nasal passages.
What to Expect Before Rhinoplasty in Austin
If you’re considering rhinoplasty in Austin, the first step is to schedule an initial consultation with our certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Leeman. He will discuss your goals for surgery and determine whether you’re a candidate for cosmetic or reconstructive surgery. If you’re having cosmetic surgery, he will look over potential nose shapes with you so you can customize your ideal appearance. Dr. Leeman will also go over your medical history to ensure no complications with the anesthesia.
Before your rhinoplasty appointment, you will be advised on how to prepare. That will include arranging for your post-surgery recovery, ensuring the surgical area is clean and free of any foreign substances like makeup, and abstaining from any medications that could interfere with the anesthesia. You should get a good night’s sleep before your surgery.
The Many Benefits of Rhinoplasty in Austin
- An increase in confidence for those having cosmetic surgery
- Better breathing and clearer nasal passages for those undergoing reconstructive surgery
- Repair for the damage caused by a broken nose
- Relief for sinus problems like congestion, sinus headaches, snoring, and sleep apnea
- Better facial symmetry
- An improvement in social stature at school or work
Schedule a Consultation for Rhinoplasty in Austin
Rhinoplasty is a popular plastic surgery to reduce the size of or alter the reshape the nose or eliminate sinus problems and improve breathing. If you’re considering rhinoplasty in Austin, Texas, contact us today at the office of Dr. Daniel J. Leeman! Our team can help schedule your initial consultation for this popular surgical procedure.