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Male Rhinoplasty for a Natural Appearing Enhancement

Besides a chiseled jawline and chin, nothing defines your profile as much as the size and shape of your nose. In fact, in some cultures, the size and shape of the nose were believed to provide insights into someone’s personality and character. For example, you may have heard of a Roman nose (à la Tom Cruise), which is prominent with a pronounced bridge that often gives it a bit of a hook.

It was considered a great asset by the Caesars, and their coinage often showed them in profile. This is not surprising, since some of the characteristics that, supposedly, go with it are leadership, ambition, courage and the ability to influence others.

All that be as it may, the issue is whether YOU like your nose.

Dr. Sullivan’s Specialized Surgery for Reshaping and Correcting Conditions of the Nose: Creating an Improved Shape that Artistically Matches Your Face and Does NOT have an Operated Appearance

Rhinoplasty is a cosmetic procedure for reshaping and/or resizing the nose. Because its name is taken from the Greek, rhino-, meaning nose, it is often thought to be the only surgical procedure for the nose. It is not. For example, a septoplasty, corrects structural abnormalities, like a deviated septum or crooked nose. A rhinoplasty may, however, be done in conjunction with a septoplasty or even, on rare occasion, some injectable fat harvested from you to achieve a complete correction for the nose appearance and structure.

What Male Rhinoplasty Can Fix

If you have ever stood in front of a mirror, either sideways or twisting and turning your head—even with another mirror in one hand—you know how difficult it can be to see your actual profile. During your initial consultation, Dr. Sullivan will give you a mirror or two and together you will go over the details of your nose. We will take digital photos of you that you may also find helpful. He will devise a specific plan for you that may include:

Your customized treatment plan will be determined together, and you will have plenty of time to ask questions and share your thoughts.

What a Double Boarded Specialist with Vast Experience and Expertise can do for You.

Dr. Sullivan is board-certified plastic surgeon as well as a board-certified Ear, Nose, and Throat surgeon and has done over 1,000 rhinoplasty surgeries. He is passionate about getting you the very best result he can.

What is the Procedure for Male Rhinoplasty?

The procedure used depends on the purpose of the surgery, however, it is done as an out-patient procedure under general sedation.

There are three possible approaches:

What to Expect During Recovery from Male Rhinoplasty

During the surgery, an exterior nasal splint will be applied. Internal packing is rarely needed, though internal splints may be placed in certain circumstances to assist in preventing scar tissue from forming.

Although some bruising and swelling may still be a bit evident, your nose will start to look good after one week, which is when the splint will be removed. Soon you will be admiring your own nasal shape, but there will be gradual refinements over the course of a year.

I got work done by Dr. Patrick Sullivan approximately one year ago and it was one of the best decisions of my life! Not only is Dr. Sullivan extremely knowledgeable and caring but his staff is as well. I would highly recommend going to Dr. Sullivan if you ever plan on getting any work done. I would absolutely get this procedure done again as long as Dr. Sullivan and his amazing staff are there to do it. Great people and a great experience all around!!”

- Cassandra Cavallaro

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Getting surgery done by Dr. Sullivan was one of the best decisions of my life. Dr. Sullivan along with his staff are incredibly caring and knowledgeable experts. They truly care about your experince and make you comfortable every step of the way. If you are ever looking to get work done such as rhinoplasty I highly recommend going to Dr. Patrick Sullivan. I love the result I got and would absolutely do it again thanks to Dr. Sullivan and his amazing staff.

- Anonymous

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Dr. Sullivan is happy to announce he has resumed elective surgeries!

We are also now seeing patients in the office again following all guidelines and taking every precaution possible to provide an incredibly safe environment for all patients and staff.

Due to cases being moved back from the spring and the pent up demand for our services we are expecting to be FULLY booked out for the summer soon, limited spots are available. If you have any interest in summer surgery or services, please call us or contact us immediately so we can help you coordinate this before those spots become unavailable. Further, if you are seeking any services or surgery in 2020, we are anticipating an increase in price soon to deal with operating room fee increases.

We are here for any surgical or cosmetic questions you may have. Get in touch with us to see if there is any way we can help you.

We will continue to be here virtually for all those who prefer to have consultations in the comfort of their home.

Our online virtual consultations have been a very popular option for patients from as far away as Asia as well as usual coast to coast patients from New York to California, Oregon to Florida and many in New England.

Our virtual web consultations can be done right in the comfort of your own home, all you need is a secure internet connection and a computer, tablet or smartphone! We have 5 main steps we aim to accomplish with the virtual consultation:

  1. We listen to each patient carefully to establish exactly what it is they are looking for.
  2. We will give instructions to each patient on the specific pictures we will need from them as part of the virtual consultation. We send out sample pictures of just what we need, and the patient can send back their pictures that replicate this.
  3. We have chosen specific before and after photos of Dr Sullivan’s patients in order to show the patients what a prospective patient can expect (note, individual results will vary).
  4. We plan out and together come up with what we think is going to be a superb treatment plan for them.
  5. Finally, we find a time that is best for them that we can get this done.

We welcome you. Please come - we are open & here for you. If you would like to have a VIRTUAL CONSULTATION or an IN PERSON CONSULTATION or have any questions at all, please give us a call at 401-214-5121 or contact us via the website to set up your virtual consultation today!

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Dr Sullivan was recently featured in the Providence Journal. With a high demand worldwide for his services, Dr Sullivan adapts to continuing patients' inquiries with virtual consultations.

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