Nose Job


Published on August 22, 2014 by Jonathan Pontell

Revision rhinoplasty is available for those who are not happy with the results of their initial rhinoplasty. Rhinoplasty, or nose surgery, is a complicated procedure due to the nose’s functional and aesthetic importance, and there are many reasons that a revision rhinoplasty may be necessary. The revision rhinoplasty is performed very much like an initial […]

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Published on July 11, 2014 by Jonathan Pontell

The nose is an intricate structure on the human body that plays major roles in function and appearance. Its central location on the face makes is a particularly major player in your face’s balance and symmetry. For those who are unsatisfied by the size, shape, or alignment of their nose, you can have a rhinoplasty […]

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Rhinoplasty Part #3- Assessing The Face

Published on December 01, 2009 by Jonathan Pontell

Assessing the Face When examining the patient, I look at the entire face to determine what changes are needed to create the most aesthetically pleasing result. I take into account the patient’s ethnic background, bony and cartilaginous anatomy, skin thickness, general health status, and age. Female patients should be at least 15 to 16 years […]

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Recent Patient Testimonial

Published on November 01, 2009 by Jonathan Pontell

I ended up at Dr. Pontell’s office because my allergist told me I needed nose surgery to straighten my nose as I could not breathe at all! She wanted to perform the surgery but I wanted a facial plastic surgery specialist. Dr. Pontell is calm and not an ego maniac like so many plastic surgeons. […]

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Introduction To Rhinoplasty in Media & Philadelphia, PA

Published on October 01, 2009 by Jonathan Pontell

Introduction To Rhinoplasty Part 1 Rhinoplasty, commonly referred to as a nose job, is any surgery done to change the shape of the nose. Rhinoplasty may be done for purely cosmetic reasons, for purely functional reasons such as to improve nasal breathing, or a combination of the two. Because the nose has a very prominent […]

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