Master Techniques in Rhinoplasty with DVD

1st Edition


  • Babak Azizzadeh
  • Mark Murphy
  • Calvin Johnson
  • William Numa
    • Print ISBN 9781416062622

    Key Features

    • Expertly perform the latest open and endonasal techniques for both primary and revision rhinoplasty and give your patients the outstanding results they demand.
    • Choose the most promising approach based on multiple expert viewpoints on the advantages and disadvantages of each approach.
    • Review history, personal philosophy, anatomy, preoperative analysis, technique, and postoperative care, and complication avoidance for each procedure – all the information you need to get the best outcomes.
    • Master the nuances of each new technique through step-by-step instructions and beautiful, detailed line drawings and intraoperative photographs.
    • Watch master surgeons perform techniques in narrated videos on the included DVD.
    • Tap into the experience and expertise of leading reconstructive and cosmetic plastic surgeons.

    Table of Contents

    1. History of rhinoplasty
    2. Nasal Anatomy and Physiology
    3. Nasal Analysis (proportions, tripod concept, nasal subunits, standardized photography, morphing)
    4. Psychological Considerations in Rhinoplasty
    5. Primary External Rhinoplasty
    6. Primary Endonasal Rhinoplasty: Intercartilaginous, dome delivery
    7. Secondary External Rhinoplasty
    8. Endonasal Transcartilaginous Approach
    9. Common Complications/Pitfalls in Rhinoplasty: Avoidance and Corrections 
    10. Nasal Osteotomies: medial , lateral, asymmetric, perforating
    11. Autologous Cartilage Grafting: Septal, conchal, and rib grafts
    12. The middle vault: upper lateral cartilage modifications. Spreader grafts, extended spreader grafts, butterfly grafts. Endonasal and external approach
    13. Lower lateral cartilage modifications  
    14. Suturing techniques to refine the nasal tip
    15. Rib graft harvest
    16. Calvarial bone graft
    17. Mentoplasty
    18. Alloplasts in nasal surgery
    19. Post-rhinoplasty pinched tip deformity – endonasal approach
    20. Post-rhinoplasty pinched tip deformity - external approach
    21. The management of alar columellar disproportion
    22. Crooked nose
    23. Saddle nose deformity: including diced cartilage use
    24. Long /Overprojected nose and the tension tip deformity
    25. Underprojected nose/Ptotic tip
    26. Thin skin: alloderm, temporalis fascia, other
    27. Thick Skin
    28. Short nose
    29. Asian rhinoplasty
    30. African-American rhinoplasty


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    About the authors

    Babak Azizzadeh

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Director, The Center for Facial and Nasal Plastic Surgery, Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Audrey Skirball-Kenis Center for Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Beverly Hills, California, Center for Advanced Facial Plastic Surgery

    Mark Murphy

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Director, Palm Beach Facial Plastic Surgery, West Palm Beach, Florida

    Calvin Johnson

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine; Director, Hedgewood Surgical Center, New Orleans, Louisiana

    William Numa

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Director, Beacon Facial Plastic Surgery, Assistant Clinical Instructor, Harvard Medical School, Associate Staff Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts