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Revision Rhinoplasty

Revision Rhinoplasty

Professional and Safe
Satisfying Surgery Result

What is Revision Rhinoplasty?

The surgery for those who already had previous rhinoplasty but haven’t satisfied with the result aesthetically or functionally.

In most cases, people get revision surgery for various reasons such as different shape and inflammation. However, revision surgery requires developed technique, which is why it’s important to get the surgery after consulting with a specialist with enriched experience in nose surgery field.

id’s Revision Rhinoplasty Cases

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Tilted nose implant

Surgical method

In this case, the implant is taken out, and the space for implant is adjusted to be the same on both sides. Implant that fits the shape of nose ridge is inserted. It is not moved or bent once it is fixed to the cartilage in the middle.

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Nose ridge too high

Surgical method

In this case, the silicon is removed, and the height of nose ridge is adjusted lower with a new implant. Also, the wide nose bone is cut and the width of nose ridge is narrowed, which gives a sharper look even with a lower ridge.

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Low nose tip

Surgical method

The nasal septum cartilage inside the nose is used to give a support to the nose tip. After making it stabled, cartilage is transplanted to keep it from getting lower again.

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Nose ridge too narrow

Surgical method

Implant is replaced with a wider implant for the nose ridge.

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Deformed shape of nose tip

Surgical method

Severe scar tissue is removed, and the nose tip cartilage is rebuilt using nasal septum or ear cartilage to create a new shape.

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Shortened nose with contracture

Surgical method

Silicon is removed first, and you should wait for about 3~6 months for the surrounding tissue to be softened to get a revision surgery. Nasal septum is used to lengthen and lower the nose tip, and the nose ridge is fixed with a new implant.

Benefits of Revision Rhinoplasty

  1. Perfectly completed surgery : Understand what caused the first surgery to fail, and complete a perfect surgery
  2. Limited removal : Preserve the tissue with its original condition through limited removal
  3. Barbie line : Natural Barbie line created with different implants for nose ridge and nose tip
  4. Ideal nose line : Side and front view is considered to create a nose line with the ideal angle
  5. Fast recovery : Short recovery time with little bruises or swelling

Before surgery


Understanding the reasons of failure in the first surgery

3D-CT for a close diagnosis to have a perfectly complete revision surgery


Virtual surgery simulation prior to surgery

Visualization of the surgery result through virtual plastic surgery that shows the image of after surgery

Virtual plastic surgery results are only for showing you similar results but it is not guaranteed that you will look the same
Customized surgery plans

Personalized design and surgical method planned for different facial features

At surgery


Personalized Barbie line nose surgery

Using different implants for nose ridge and nose tip to create a perfect Barbie line


Revision surgery for complicated and difficult cases

id Hospital’s knowhow to create a pretty, healthy nose with the ideal nose line


Limited tissue removal, No tissue damage

Limited removal to preserve the tissue without damage

Surgery Information

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Surgery time

2 hours

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Anesthesia

Local anesthesia

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Hospitalization

Not required

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Removal of stitches

About 7 days after

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Recovery time

1 week

※ Alert: Common side effects such as bleeding and infection may occur post surgery and varies according to each patient so careful attention is needed.

Before and After Photos

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