Facial plast Surg 2008; 24(3): 358-364
DOI: 10.1055/s-0028-1083089
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Five Techniques That I Cannot Live without in Revision Rhinoplasty

Daniel G. Becker1 , 2 , Jason Bloom1
  • 1Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 2Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
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Publication Date:
24 October 2008 (online)


Revision rhinoplasty is an art and a science. Consistent success requires well developed judgment, vision and accumulated knowledge, and experience. For this article the senior author was asked to select five surgical techniques; pearls from his revision practice that warrant highlighting. The authors discuss hump reduction under direct visualization, powered rasp, diagnostic nasal endoscopy and endoscopic septoplasty, computer imaging, and composite grafting.