Ski Slope Nose Job in New York
A ski slope nose is characterized by a curvy nasal bridge that dips before turning upward at the tip, giving the nose a wider shape. A ski slope nose with a severe upturned tip is often referred to as a “Miss Piggy” nose.
While a ski slope nose is typically not a medical concern, those who are unsatisfied with the appearance of their nose have options for correcting it in Manhattan, New York. Rhinoplasty is one effective procedure that produces permanent results.
Ski slope nose treatment options in New York
Philip J. Miller, MD, FACS is a double board-certified facial plastic surgeon renowned for his expertise in rhinoplasty. He offers patients customized surgical plans, including nose tip surgery, to achieve beautiful and natural-looking results consistent with their specific needs and aesthetic goals. You may consult our glossary for a comprehensive breakdown of nose treatment options.
Ski slope nose rhinoplasty in NYC
With offices in Manhattan, New York, and New Orleans, Louisiana, Dr. Miller offers rhinoplasty consultations to determine the best surgical procedure for correcting your sloping nose.
With his proprietary Natralook process, the two of you can arrive at a unified vision for your desired results. His collaborative consultation process provides you with a safe environment where you can explore your aesthetic confidence. He personalizes your treatment plan, helping you achieve the best possible outcome.
How does Dr. Miller correct a Ski slope nose?
A rhinoplasty procedure to correct a ski slope nose takes approximately 2-5 hours for Dr. Miller to perform. Ski slope nose rhinoplasty is done under general anesthesia.
Depending on the severity of your sloped nose, as well as your expectations, Dr. Miller can either use an open or closed rhinoplasty technique.
During an open rhinoplasty, Dr. Miller makes a small incision in the columella, which is the tissue that connects the nasal bridge and base and separates the nostrils. This technique allows Dr. Miller to see the nose’s internal structures, allowing him to easily maneuver through the tissue, bone, or cartilage. Dr. Miller then reshapes the nose or repairs any damage.
When performing a closed rhinoplasty, Dr. Miller makes the incisions inside the nostrils and removes the tip cartilage to lessen the nasal tip’s slope. Since any lifting of bone and cartilage is done through the nostrils, there won’t be any visible scarring.
These techniques create a more natural balance between the nasal bridge, tip, and nostrils to complement the rest of your facial features.
Ski slope Nose Before & After Photos
Ski slope nose FAQ
What is the cost of a Ski slope nose rhinoplasty in New York?
Factors that contribute to the cost of ski slope nose rhinoplasty include location, anesthesia, surgeon’s fee, and pre-and post-surgery care. Since ski slope nose rhinoplasty only involves the tip of the nose, it usually costs less than a full rhinoplasty procedure.
The actual cost of surgery is provided during your consultation. To learn more, schedule an appointment with Dr. Miller in Manhattan, New York, or New Orleans, Louisiana.
What causes a Ski slope nose?
The following are the most common causes of a ski slope nose:
- Birth defects and gene mutations
- Result of a primary rhinoplasty
Can I get a revision rhinoplasty to address a Ski slope nose?
Revision rhinoplasty can fix a nose slope.
A ski slope nose can be a possible result of a poorly executed rhinoplasty. A ski slope nose typically occurs when the surgeon removes too much tissue from the nose’s middle section. Revision rhinoplasty can reshape the nose to achieve a more natural-looking appearance.
What is the recovery time after surgery?
Patients may return to their normal activities within three weeks, but strenuous physical activities should be avoided for 3-6 weeks. Swelling and bruising will subside within 2-3 weeks, and you will begin to see your rhinoplasty results.
It typically takes 6-12 weeks for full results to be visible, but the healing process continues for the entire first year. Dr. Miller and his team will be with you every step of the way.
By blending art and science with the most advanced surgical techniques, Dr. Miller provides thousands of patients with exceptional rhinoplasty results. Considered an expert in rhinoplasty and other facial rejuvenation procedures, he provides the highest level of care with his personalized treatments in NYC and Louisiana.
Are you considering a ski slope nose job? Schedule a consultation with Dr. Miller today.
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Rhinoplasty (Nose Jobs)
Dr. Miller and his staff of NYC's best aesthetic specialists offer the NatraNose® process, which is a comprehensive range of minimally-invasive and advanced techniques to achieve natural-looking rhinoplasty results, improve nasal function, and meet the patient’s aesthetic goals. Dr. Miller specializes in nose jobs, nose reductions, non-surgical nose jobs, and more: Adjust the links in these sections as follows:
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Male Plastic Surgery
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Episode 44: My First Time8 min
Episode 43: Top 10 Reasons Not To Get A Rhinoplasty ( Plastic Surgery)20 min
Episode 42 : Osteomas & Lipomas11 min
Episode 41: All Ears Considered!8 min
Episode 40: Infrared Light Therapy6 min
Episode 39: Beauty, the Plateau6 min
Episode 38: Botox and Dermal Fillers3 min
Episode 37: Cost of Rhinoplasty1 min
Episode 36: Different Types of Nasal Surgeries3 min
Episode 35: Do You Have to Break the Nose for Rhinoplasty?2 min
Episode 34: Do You Have to Stay Overnight After Having a Rhinoplasty?2 min
Episode 33: Don't Have a Rhinoplasty!2 min
Episode 32: Endonasal or External1 min
Episode 31: Are You a Candidate?2 min
Episode 30: In The Office17 min
Episode 29: Can My Nose be Made Smaller?4 min
Episode 28: Can't Breath Through Nose3 min
Episode 27: Chin Implants - Mentoplasty2 min
Episode 26: Columellar Struts23 sec
Episode 25: Common Terms5 min
Episode 24: Connection Between Facial Resurfacing and Tattooing5 min
Episode 23: The Sooner, The Better?4 min
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