Archive for January 22nd, 2009

Patient wrote asking how long after accutane do you have to wait to have Revision Rhinoplasty including Alar Base Reduction?


As most of you are aware by now, accutane can be quite abrasive to the skin. What some may not be aware of, is how damaging rhinoplasty can be to the skin envelope when not done by an experienced rhinoplasty surgeon. Sadly, we are very often presented with patients who in their previous surgery had either a hole made through the skin or because the surgeon was in an improper plane, massive amounts of scar tissue was created after surgery. Read more

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