Rhinoplasty in Albuquerque

Rhinoplasty, also known as a nose job, is a cosmetic procedure performed by Albuquerque plastic surgeon Dr. Ryan Kunkel that can change the shape and size of your nose. Rhinoplasty can be done for medical reasons, such as to correct a congenital disability or to relieve breathing difficulties. It can also be done purely for cosmetic reasons to enhance your appearance.

How Is Rhinoplasty Done?

Rhinoplasty is typically performed under general anesthesia. Dr. Kunkel will make incisions on either the inside of your nose (closed rhinoplasty) or across the columella (the strip of skin that separates your nostrils; open rhinoplasty). Through these incisions, he will access the bones and cartilage of your nose. He will then trim, reshape, and reposition these structures to achieve the desired results.

How Do I Begin?

If you are considering rhinoplasty, you must consult with a fellowship trained plastic surgeon like Dr. Kunkel with experience performing this procedure. During your consultation, ask about the surgeon’s training, experience, and before-and-after photos of previous patients. Rhinoplasty is a complex procedure, so you want to be sure that you are in good hands.

If you are unhappy with the appearance of your nose, Rhinoplasty in Albuquerque can help. This cosmetic procedure can change the shape and size of your nose, giving you the Appearance you are looking for.

Albuquerque Rhinoplasty Surgeons

When finding the right rhinoplasty surgeon in Albuquerque, you want to be sure that you are choosing someone with the experience and expertise to give you the desired results. Dr. Ryan Kunkel has both the necessary experience and expertise, and, when you decide you’re ready to begin your journey to the nose you’ve always wanted, please contact his office.