This refers to nose surgery; it could be reconstructive or aesthetic. The aesthetic rhinoplasty is a procedure that takes approximately one hour or a little more. Itís an out-patient procedure, this means that the patient doesnít have to sleep in the hospital. After the operation the patient remains for about 3 hours in the postoperative, then can return home.

It is very important to perform an evaluation before surgery to be able to determine the changes that will be performed to the nose and so doctor and patient can coordinate the desired results. (After the surgery )The patient will have to wear a plaster or plastic splint on the nose, for at least 5 days and after that some paper bandages for one more week.