3 Warning Signs You Need Revision Rhinoplasty

For various reasons, not all rhinoplasties turn out successfully. A revision rhinoplasty can correct the defects resulting from the original procedure. Top Los Angeles and Beverly Hills plastic surgeon Dr. Ashkan Ghavami of Ghavami Plastic Surgery explains the warning signs indicating you may need a revision rhinoplasty. Revision Rhinoplasty Patients hope that their rhinoplasty addresses […]

How Rhinoplasty May Improve Sleep Apnea Symptoms

Not all rhinoplasty involves cosmetic surgery. Functional rhinoplasty can correct nasal disorders or problems contributing to sleep apnea, a potentially serious issue. Los Angeles board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Ashkan Ghavami of Ghavami Plastic Surgery explains how rhinoplasty can improve sleep apnea symptoms. Sleep Apnea Sleep apnea is a condition in which breathing stops and starts […]

How to Get Started with Rhinoplasty? Your Consultation Is the First Step

Every journey starts with the first step. With rhinoplasty, your consultation with a skilled plastic surgeon is the first step you will take towards your desired nose shape. Top board-certified Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. Ashkan Ghavami of Ghavami Plastic Surgery discusses what to expect at your consultation. Surgical Goals When it comes to cosmetic […]

3 Ways Rhinoplasty Can Improve the Appearance of Your Nostrils

Your nose is the central figure of your face and profile, and any modifications to the shape and size of your nose can completely alter your appearance. Many people are unhappy with the contour or size of their noses. Nostril concerns such as thick or unevenness can significantly impact your overall look and may even […]

Should You Get a Chin Implant with Your Rhinoplasty?

What we perceive as a beautiful face is not dependent on any one singular feature. Rather, we recognize beauty when all of a person’s facial features balance each other and exist in harmony. For instance, Angelina Jolie is considered to have one of the most beautiful faces in the world — not because of her […]

3 Ways to Improve Your Rhinoplasty Recovery

Nearly every rhinoplasty patient is determined to optimize his or her recovery. If you recently had rhinoplasty, or if you are planning to undergo surgery, you may be excited and anxious to return to work or school and show off your newly improved nose. In this post, trusted rhinoplasty surgeon Ashkan Ghavami suggests three safe […]

How Is Ethnic Rhinoplasty Different?

One of Dr. Ashkan Ghavami’s specialties is ethnic rhinoplasty, a variation of traditional rhinoplasty performed on patients of non-Caucasian backgrounds. Although all rhinoplasty procedures are complex and challenging, ethnic rhinoplasty requires a particularly advanced set of skills and high-level training to achieve the best results. In this post, Dr. Ghavami explores how ethnic rhinoplasty differs […]

Are There Age Restrictions for Rhinoplasty?

Maybe you are a teenager who feels self-conscious of your nose’s appearance and wants to do something about it. Or maybe you are the parent of a teen who has requested rhinoplasty, but you do not know if your child is ready for the procedure. You could be considering rhinoplasty for yourself later in life, […]

Common Imperfections Rhinoplasty Can Fix

One of the things patients are surprised to learn about rhinoplasty is how versatile it is. Dr. Ashkan Ghavami, a highly sought-after rhinoplasty surgeon in Beverly Hills, can address a number of perceived cosmetic imperfections, bringing the nose into harmony with the rest of the facial features. In this post, Dr. Ghavami discusses five of […]

Differences Between Male and Female Rhinoplasties

Rhinoplasty is one of the most common cosmetic procedures performed on both men and women. While there are many similarities in how a rhinoplasty is performed on any patient, there are some differences in the anatomy and aesthetic goals of men and women. In this post, Beverly Hills plastic surgeon Dr. Ashkan Ghavami discusses the […]