Are you a candidate for rhinoplasty surgery? What does that even mean? In this section, you will find videos, articles and FAQs designed to help you assess if you should consider having rhinoplasty surgery. Vancouver facial plastic surgeon and rhinoplasty expert Dr. Thomas Buonassisi discusses some of the key characteristics of a good candidate: they have nasal features that can be changed with surgery (he also also answers your questions about what kinds of changes are possible), they have the proper expectations of what surgery will do for them (he answers your questions about how expectations are set and whose job is it to do that), and they are healthy enough to undergo a surgical procedure (he answers your questions about health requirements for surgery). Please explore this section and do not hesitate to contact us with questions. We have worked with hundreds of Dr. Buonassisi’s Vancouver rhinoplasty patients and can answer your questions about how to prepare and recover from surgery.