For decades, rhinoplasty has been one of the most popular surgical treatments available. A tried and true technique, it is well renowned for achieving fantastic results. Considering that hundreds of thousands of rhinoplasty procedures are performed every year, it is important for patients to understand the different techniques available.
Rhinoplasty can be performed either with an ‘open’ or ‘closed’ technique. As both approaches come with a slew of benefits, they are both viable options for properly selected patients. Dr. Weber has 15 years of experience utilizing these techniques and can explain the advantages and disadvantages of each to his patients. We have compiled some information here to give patients a rundown on what to expect from each technique.