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What is nonsurgical rhinoplasty?

Arthur W. Perry, MD
Plastic Surgery
The filler Radiesse has been touted as a method for improving the shape of the nose without surgery. In actuality, Radiesse can only fill in depressions. It can't decrease the size of the nose or alter most angles. Its use in the nose is unfortunately quite limited. Yet when the problem is a small depression, this filler can save the patient a large operation, acting like a sort of modeling clay. It is one of the best applications of Radiesse, which will be used in the nose more and more.
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