Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Revision Nasal Surgery (Revision Rhinoplasty)

attractive maleWhat is nasal surgery?

Nasal surgery includes any surgery performed on the outside or inside of the nose. A common type of reconstructive and cosmetic surgery, nasal surgery may be performed to accomplish the following:

  • Improve breathing
  • Correct congenital or acquired deformities
  • Change size or shape of nose (cosmetic)
  • Repair nasal injuries from trauma

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South Jordan Health Center 5126 W. Daybreak Pkwy. (11400 South)
South Jordan, UT  84095
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What are the different types of nasal surgery?

The following are some of the different types of nasal surgery:


Septoplasty is the surgical correction of defects and deformities of the nasal septum(the partition between the nostrils). Examples of septoplasty include the following:

Correction of a deviated septum

A deviated septum is a condition in which the partition (septum) between the nostrils is not in a straight vertical alignment. A deviated septum can cause obstructed airflow. A deviated septum can be caused by a birth defect or injury.

Correction of cleft defects that affect the nose and nasal cavity


Rhinoplasty is the surgical repair of a defect of the nose, including reshaping or resizing the nose. Rhinoplasty may be performed to accomplish the following:

  • Change the size of the nose
  • Change the shape of the nose
  • Narrow the nostrils
  • Change the angle between the nose and lips

Revision Nasal Surgery Resources (Revision Rhinoplasty)