Unfortunately, sometimes life happens and an injury occurs. Nasal trauma is an injury of the nose or areas of the face that support it. Both external and internal injuries can result in nasal trauma that requires a reconstructive procedure. The location and projection of the nose on one’s face make it especially vulnerable to injury. If a nasal injury does occur, it is important to know there are options with nasal reconstruction and a nose job in NYC.
As a board-certified reconstructive plastic surgeon, Dr. Corinne Horn at the NY Facial Plastic Surgery Center specializes in correcting post-traumatic external nose deformities and improving cosmetically undesirable features of the nose. Often, Dr. Horn is able to address several of these issues during the same surgery.
If you are unsure of the extent to your injury, the safest option is always to consult with an experienced medical professional. Nasal trauma symptoms vary for each person, making is crucial to find a doctor who has the skill to create a custom plan for your needs. Complicated fractures may require nasal reconstructive surgery in NYC to move the crooked or broken bone or cartilage back into place. If you are seen within a week or two of the injury it may be possible to repair your nose immediately. If you wait longer you may need to wait several months before your nose can be surgically straightened and fixed. Dr. Corinne Horn specializes in this type of procedure and can help you can the look and function back from a fractured nose. Call now to book your appointment.