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Answers to Common Rhinoplasty Questions

Contemplating rhinoplasty (nasal surgery) is likely to produce questions.  With 20+ years of experience, our board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Christopher Schaffer, has answers for most, if not all. Informed and prepared patients will have more confidence in selecting the procedure and have realistic expectations for their outcome and recovery experience. The Basics of Rhinoplasty Rhinoplasty…

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How Rhinoplasty is Performed

Surgeon touching patients nose

Learning how rhinoplasty is done is an important part of deciding whether to undergo the procedure. At Schaffer Plastic Surgery, our board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Christopher Schaffer, spends ample time with patients explaining procedures and addressing specific concerns. Decisions involving plastic surgery can be life-changing and we believe it is our obligation to explain all…

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How Long Does It Take to Recover from Rhinoplasty?

Doctor checking woman's nose

Rhinoplasty is a highly individualized procedure that patients often describe as being life-changing. When a person has felt self-conscious about the appearance of their nose for years—or even decades—having a rhinoplasty can result in a serious confidence boost. If you are considering a rhinoplasty but are uneasy about the recovery experience from this procedure, you…

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Non-Surgical Rhinoplasty (Liquid Nose Job)

Ever heard of “going under the needle” for a nose job? At Schaffer Plastic Surgery, we offer numerous alternatives for men and women who want to avoid going under the knife. For patients wanting refinment of their nasal shape, yet not wanting to undergo a traditional rhinoplasty, we offer a non-surgical rhinoplasty option. Also called…

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What Not to Do After Rhinoplasty

The professionals at Schaffer Plastic Surgery are committed to an exceptional quality of care. Rhinoplasty patients can be confident in their selection of a well-qualified surgeon who can match goals and expectations with variations of the nasal refinement procedure. Rhinoplasty is not just about the operation—it is also about your recovery. Following rhinoplasty at Schaffer…

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How to Prepare for Rhinoplasty

Selecting Schaffer Plastic Surgery for your rhinoplasty procedure is the first of many important steps taken toward investing in greater self-confidence and self-image through a highly individualized procedure. Our board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Christopher Schaffer, is a rhinoplasty expert who always values the unique goals and expectations of his patients. As your procedure date approaches,…

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