What is Septoplasty?

Living with a deviated septum is a constant challenge, and something which is all too familiar for many people who suffer from it. For those who may not know, a deviated septum is a condition where the section of cartilage and bone which keeps your nostrils apart is improperly positioned. In many cases, you may not even know you’re suffering from the problem until you start experiencing symptoms. In more extreme circumstances, the condition can cause a crooked appearance in the nose, difficulty breathing, or other serious symptoms.

The good news is that there are multiple medical options available to correct these problems. Read on to learn more about a septoplasty for correction of a deviated septum and what the procedure entails. As you’ll see, undergoing a septoplasty can help you experience relief from pain and other issues associated with the condition.

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Upper Blepharoplasty Recovery – Understanding Your Eyelid Surgery

Blepharoplasty – also known more commonly as eyelid surgery – has continued to increase in popularity in Dr Shahidi’s office and in those of other cosmetic surgeons worldwide. This type of surgery can help improve the function and appearance of your eyelids in a variety of ways. For many patients, this procedure yields dramatic improvements in the overall appearance and composition of the face.

If you’re considering this procedure, you’re probably curious about typical blepharoplasty recovery time. Read on to discover what a standard healing process will look like. This can help you better understand what to expect – and determine if this surgery is right for you.

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Top Reasons to Choose Rhinoplasty

Rhinoplasty, often referred to as a “nose job,” is not only one of the most popular cosmetic procedures in the world, it can also play an important part in fixing many of the causes of breathing difficulties.

Dr Shahidi has performed thousands of rhinoplasty operations for a whole variety of reasons. Here we take a look at some of the common problems that rhinoplasty can treat.

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Asian Rhinoplasty – Understanding the Face

We live in an increasingly multicultural society that has resulted in entirely new ways to appreciate the world and people around us. This rich tapestry of life is noticed in our culinary choices, social dealings and cultural diversity. Every race has its own unique characteristics shaped by tradition, regional preferences and genetics. Our faces are … Read more

Social Media Documenting the Rhinoplasty Journey

Just a few short years ago people went out of their way to deny having elective cosmetic or plastic surgery of any kind. They would hide from family and friends and use ‘creative’ excuses to explain away the transformation. Times have certainly changed, and many patients now eagerly share their rhinoplasty surgery and recovery journey … Read more

Celebrities Who Have Had Otoplasty

Otoplasty continues to be an increasingly common procedure for people across Australia. From ear pinning to size reduction and deformity correction, this modest outpatient procedure can have a dramatic impact in the overall aesthetic appearance of your face. In fact, the procedure can yield results that drastically improve your facial composition. It’s such an effective … Read more

Is Otoplasty Painful?

Otoplasty can help solve a variety of issues related to your ears. For countless men and women in Sydney, the appearance of their ears causes them a high degree of adverse psychological effects. From anxiety to feeling highly self-conscious; all sorts of problems are associated with this very common physical issue. For people who opt … Read more

Are Otoplasty Results Permanent?

Otoplasty procedures are a highly popular choice for many people within Sydney and throughout Australia. Board-certified surgeons such as Dr Shahidi frequently consult with clients looking to improve the appearance of their ears. Whether it’s a classic ear pinning, reshaping or even correcting congenital defects or other disfigurements, you have a wide range of options … Read more

What Does Otoplasty Mean?

The term Otoplasty is derived from the Greek language and simply refers to any re-shaping or re-modeling of the ear. When most people think of Otoplasty or cosmetic ear surgery they think of ear pinning, a procedure in which ears are flattened to reduce their prominence. Otoplasty is a relatively minor operation and can be … Read more