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I broke my nose years ago and it ended up crocked. It make it harder to breath on one side. Would surgery to correct the breathing problem fix my nose




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I broke my nose years ago and it ended up crocked. It make it harder to breath on one side. Would surgery to correct the breathing problem fix my nose

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drpensler


Plastic surgeon
Chicago, IL
United States
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  Nasal Correction
February 12, 2013 11:48 AM

Straightening your nose would improve breathing in that more air would be able to flow through the nose.Also a rhinoplasty would result in an improved appearance. (more)
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drbrent


Plastic surgeon
Beverly Hills, CA
United States
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  Crooked nose
February 12, 2013 9:47 AM

Correcting the breathing from a broken nose is not only a plus of nasal surgery, it is necessary.
The nasal bones, septum and valves all can contribute to bad breathing. It is a virtual (more)
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