Lindsay’s Rhinoplasty Experience at 8 West Clinic

Rhinoplasty at 8 West Clinic in Vancouver, B.C

8 West Cosmetic Surgery is Vancouver’s premier cosmetic surgery and laser skin practice. Board certified facial plastic surgeon, Dr. Buonassisi and his team have been voted #1 place for cosmetic surgery in Vancouver by the Best of Georgia Straight. With over 18 years delivering excellence in cosmetic surgery and laser skin treatments we can help you to look and feel your best.

Lindsay’s Rhinoplasty Experience

Lindsay came to see Dr. Buonassisi for an in-depth Rhinoplasty consultation. After meeting with him she felt comfortable and reassured that her aesthetic goals were possible. Both Lindsay and Dr. Buonassisi agreed on a surgical plan:

  • Hump reduction
  • Narrow nose
  • Close space between tip cartilages
  • Straighten columella

Post Operative Care

Following surgery, Lindsay came to the clinic for a follow up 1 week after her surgery and then again about 9 months following. Lindsay had an amazing result, she was extremely happy with the surgery and the outcome.

Dr. Buonassisi performed the following to help achieve Lindsay’s aesthetic goals:

  • Narrow tip cartilages and define the tip of the nose
  • Remove space or cleft between tip cartilages
  • Brought tip cartilages closer together – Dr. Buonassisi used a cartilage graft to make sure the space doesn’t indent with skin.
  • Lastly fixed crooked septum which was making Lindsay’s nose and columella crooked as well.

Lindsay’s Rhinoplasty Recovery

After having the expectation of a long, painful recovery, Lindsay is happy to report that after the surgery she was awake, in no pain and comfortable. Lindsay had a quick recovery and was back to work in a week.

Lindsay’s Suggestions for you

If you are looking to have a Rhinoplasty surgery, don’t rush, make sure you find someone you are comfortable with. Ensure that you go in feeling like you are in good hands and with professionals who know what they are doing.

“I feel like this has been one of the biggest changes in my life and I wish
I didn’t take so long to make the change!”

Book a Pre-Consultation

If you are thinking about having rhinoplasty surgery, we strongly recommend you take advantage of our complimentary pre consultation. This is a discussion with a knowledgeable patient care expert who can help determine what procedure might be right for you, give you more information about recovery and help schedule a meeting with Dr. Buonassisi if you are ready to take that step.

Have a look at more amazing rhinoplasty before and after results.