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End Sinus Infections for Good

According to WebMD, an estimated 37 million Americans suffer from at least one episode of a sinus infection (sinusitis) each year. Those who experience this condition know the signs: coughing, nasal congestion and headaches that can keep them home from work or school. A case of untreated sinusitis can mean becoming sleep-deprived, sick for up… Read More »

Cosmetic Rhinoplasty Without Surgery

For many of us, taking time off after a surgical procedure, like a rhinoplasty, can be difficult. Some patients who are interested in slight cosmetic changes to the nose, but aren’t interested in surgery, consider non-surgical rhinoplasty. Non-surgical rhinoplasty is a procedure in which injectable fillers are used to alter the appearance of the nose…. Read More »

Rhinoplasty: For A Better Night’s Sleep

An estimated 90 million Americans snore or have trouble breathing while they sleep.  There are many causes of snoring, including chronic nasal congestion, a deviated septum and obstructive sleep apnea. For patients who have exhausted conservative treatments, such as nose sprays and decongestants, nasal surgery may be an effective solution.  Dr. Jay Dutton of The… Read More »

Five Rhinoplasty Myths Exposed

Each year, more than 500,000 people consult a physician to discuss the appearance of their nose, according to the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Many choose to undergo either a cosmetic or functional rhinoplasty (nasal surgery). Despite the fact that rhinoplasty is so common, misconceptions exist that can discourage some people from… Read More »

The Pinocchio Syndrome

Fact or fiction: Does your nose continue to grow as you age? Experts explain that the nose doesn’t technically grow past a certain age, but subtle changes in the shape of the nose do continue to occur with age. These changes can make a nose appear larger. According to Everyday Health, a person’s overall nasal… Read More »