Archive | Rhinoplasty

inverted ‘V’ deformity

The inverted ‘V’ deformity and collapse of the ‘middle vault’

An explanation of the inverted ‘V’ deformity and how spreader grafts prevent collapse of the middle vault and widen the internal valve. Usually done through an ‘open’ rhinoplasty approach although Jack Sheen, who popularized this technique, always inserted spreader grafts through a closed rhinoplasty approach. ‘At the end of the XIX century, Mink is the […]

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What comes first, our belief system or our nose?

When you walk into a room, does your nose precede you? Are you a great person, a hard worker, good friend and yet you still don’t have a partner or get the promotion you want? The problem is that when you meet someone they don’t see your personality but your nose may be, to forgive […]

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Get the Nose You’ve Always Wanted

Rhinoplasty is surgery of the nose to either correct the size or shape, or to repair issues caused by injury or trauma. As one of the most prominent features of the face, the nose can be central to a person’s self image. Nose surgery with Dr. Kirwan can give you the nose you’re happy to […]

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