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Nose Surgery

I HAD A PROSTHETIC PUT IN MY NOSE 2 YEARS AGO

Published on August 16, 2010 by Jonathan Pontell, MD, FACS

Question: My child’s right ear is very underdeveloped.  When repairing the size of her ear, where is the tissue harvested for the otoplasty? Answer: I use cartilage from the opposite ear (conchal cartilage) which can be used as spare parts or nasal septal cartilage or rib cartilage can be used.

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Recent Patient Testimonial

Published on November 01, 2009 by Jonathan Pontell, MD, FACS

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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