Plastic Surgery Channel Expert Dr. Geoffrey Keyes from Los Angeles, California talks about aspects of Rhinoplasty that a patient should know before getting the procedure done. patient safety and choosing the right plastic surgeon.
Dr. Keyes is heavily involved in research and studies related to data collection and patient safety. He is double board certified by The American Board of Plastic Surgery and The American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. Dr. Keyes is a renowned international lecturer on safety during surgery.
Rhinoplasty is one of the most difficult surgeries to perform in cosmetic surgery. There are some plastic surgeons that specialize in Rhinoplasty more than any other surgery. One thing to make sure when undergoing a Rhinoplasty is to choose a surgeon who does this procedure frequently and is well versed with all the possibilities and techniques in the procedure. The surgeon must have a great deal of skill specific to Rhinoplasty. Rhinoplasty can be life changing surgery as it really does change the appearance of the face dramatically. Having said that, this is exactly why patients must be cautious in choosing the right surgeon since their entire facial appearance is at stake. The look arrived at after the rhinoplasty must have harmony with the rest of the patient’s face. It is therefore very important to understand the credentials of the plastic surgeon before undergoing the surgery.