Nasal Fracture Repair in Westchester County, NY
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About Nasal Fractures
Nasal fractures can occur for a number of reasons due to collisions, trauma, or other related injuries. In some instances, the bone can not be reset manually and surgery may be necessary to correct the bone and cartilage that was damaged and misdirected. Dr. Michael Suzman, the board-certified plastic surgeon at WESTMED Group in Westchester County, NY, offers nasal fracture repair surgery to his patients that are seeking restoration for their broken noses. During a consultation, he will asses the damage and best treatment option and then will perform surgery to repair the fractures, realign the bone, and put the surrounding tissues back into place. This procedure can be helpful not only to improve the cosmetic appearance but to also help restore breathing issues. It is best to wait 2 – 3 months after the injury before seeking surgical repair.
The best candidates for nose bone repair surgery:
- Have suffered a nasal fracture due to trauma or an accident
- Have had the injury for at least 2 – 3 months to allow healing to begin and swelling to subside
- Have cosmetic issues related to fracture
- Have breathing issues related to fracture
- Desire a long-term solution
- Desire a natural look
Dr. Michael Suzman Reviews
Doctor Suzman's coordinator helped me understand my options, perscriptions and Dr. Suzman's reccommendations. Dr. Suzman exceeded all my expectations, he was spot on in his diagnosis and go forward action plan, a great communicator excellent bedside manner. I am looking forward to my next visit. Dr. Suzman is an outstanding plastic surgeon with excellent support staff. WMG_PlasticSurgery_3030_Westchester Visit date: January 11, 2024
The care that I received was superb. I cannot imagine any better care from any better facility or surgeon WMG_PlasticSurgery_3030_Westchester Visit date: January 16, 2024
My experience with Dr. Suzman was wonderful. At 70 years old , I finally wanted to have breast reconstruction from a lumpectomy due to breast cancer. Dr Suzman explained everything he was going to do in surgery. He is very compassionate and understanding. I look so much better due to his skills. He's the one to go too for any services for plastic surgery. Also, The team of women who work for him are very kind and helpful. WMG_PlasticSurgery_3030_Westchester Visit date: January 22, 2024
Dr. Suzman did my rhinoplasty and it was the best decision I have ever made. It was for both medical and cosmetic reasons. My nose is gorgeous, so natural. I had an amazing experience. Everyone was so kind and comforting going into it. Dr. Suzman was gentile I barely bruised. I highly recommend Dr. Suzman and his team !
I don't have enough good things to say about Dr. Suzman and his team. I have been after a breast surgery for the past 10 years and once I met Dr. Suzman, I knew I didn't have to look any further. His side bed manners are exceptional and his work speaks for itself. If you are looking to get plastic surgery done, contact his team, you are in the best hands possible.
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What to Expect
With less extensive breaks, the broken bones in the nose can simply be repositioned with special instruments. This would only require local anesthesia and could be an in-office surgery. For more extensive and multiple breaks, nasal bones, cartilage, and surrounding tissues and structures would have to be repositioned. The patient would be put under general anesthesia at an accredited surgical facility for an outpatient procedure. The nose would be properly stitched and dressed after surgery.
Patients can expect pain, discomfort, bruising, and swelling following surgery. Pain medication can be taken to resolve these symptoms. After surgery, there will be a number of follow-up visits to check on the progress of the healing nose. The plastic surgeon will provide clear instructions on how to care for the nose. After a few months, a patient should be able to see a noticeable difference in the nose and should continue to see improvement for up to a year.
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Repair Your Nose
Nose fractures are not only painful but can lead to cosmetic and breathing issues that need to be addressed. A skilled plastic surgeon can correct these issues to get you back on your feet. If you want to learn more, we encourage you to call our office as soon as possible to schedule a consultation.