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Piezo Ultrasonic Rhinoplasty in Manchester, UK

Rhinoplasty requires a high degree of precision to achieve a flawless outcome.

It is not just a surgeon’s expertise and dexterousness that determines the final results of a nose-reshaping procedure.

Modern technological advancements such as PIEZOSURGERY® have made it possible to perform rhinoplasty with an even greater degree of technical accuracy while minimising trauma during surgery.

Ultrasonic Rhinoplasty at Manchester Cosmetic Centre

Innovation has always been a core value at Manchester Cosmetic Centre, second only to unparalleled patient care and natural-looking results. During your Manchester Piezo ultrasonic rhinoplasty, Dr. Abel Mounir utilises tech-driven tools, allowing him to offer his patients a more refined rhinoplasty result and potentially less painful recovery.

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What is Piezo Ultrasonic Rhinoplasty?

Rhinoplasty, a procedure that addresses cosmetic concerns or breathing difficulties, is one of the most popular elective surgical procedures.

Rhinoplasty is not a one-size-fits-all service. Surgeons rely on various techniques customised to each patient’s specific needs. Mectron PIEZOSURGERY® is a piezoelectric surgical technique backed by 15 years of clinical research. Piezo ultrasonic rhinoplasty employs high-tech vibrating tools which improve cutting precision during the operation with less bleeding and bruising.

Piezo Ultrasonic Rhinoplasty vs. Traditional Rhinoplasty

Conventional rhinoplasty relies on a hammer-and-chisel technique to shave down portions of bone. Piezo rhinoplasty’s ultrasonic surgical tools are considerably gentler and more precise. Unlike ordinary osteotomes (bone chisels), these advanced surgical tools emit ultrasonic micro-vibrations to aid in shaping the nose, giving the surgeon perfect control.

Revision Rhinoplasty with Piezo

Revision rhinoplasty is more technically challenging compared to initial rhinoplasty procedures. Scar tissue, missing cartilage, and structural changes to the anatomical planes of the nose are just a few of the obstacles surgeons might face as they operate. Powerful ultrasonic surgical tools like Piezo make it significantly easier for surgeons to perform complex rhinoplasties with better accuracy while lessening damage to the delicate nasal structures.

Benefits of Piezo Ultrasonic Rhinoplasty

Piezo ultrasound rhinoplasty offers patients a potentially easier recovery. Patients tend to report less discomfort as they heal from operations performed with the Piezo technique. Clinical studies show that the ultrasound energy emitted during piezoelectric surgery reduces inflammation at the surgical site to expedite healing. PIEZOSURGERY® tools are also extremely precise. That ultimately means a greater chance of beautiful aesthetic outcomes.

Am I a candidate for Piezo Ultrasonic Rhinoplasty?

Piezo rhinoplasty can be an excellent option for patients with asymmetry, a crooked bridge, a prominent dorsal hump, and other cosmetic or functional irregularities. Ideal candidates have realistic expectations and understand that all surgery carries risks before embarking on the procedure. Smoking, pregnancy, breastfeeding, body dysmorphia, and ailments such as haemophilia, heart disease, and uncontrolled diabetes are contraindications. If you'd like to find out if you'd be a good candidate for Piezo Ultrasonic Rhinoplasty Manchester plastic surgeon, Dr. Abel Mounir, can address that and answer any other questions you have during an initial consultation. Call us today to schedule!

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Consultation and Preparation

After learning about your aesthetic concerns, examining your nose, and determining if Piezo ultrasound rhinoplasty in Manchester is an appropriate next step, Dr. Abel Mounir will explain what kind of results to expect.

Assuming your goals are aligned, he will advise you on preparing for surgery, potential risks, and aftercare. Dr. Mounir strongly recommends avoiding nicotine for at least six weeks before surgery.

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While traditional rhinoplasty takes anywhere from 90 to 120 minutes, rhinoplasty performed with piezoelectric technology takes a bit longer at two to two-and-a-half hours.

Before the operation begins, you will receive twilight sedation. You will lose consciousness but still breathe on your own. Dr. Mounir administers intravenous antibiotics and then places the incisions hidden within the nostrils during closed rhinoplasty or across the columella (the skin between the nostrils) during open rhinoplasty. He makes the necessary incisions and refines the bony tissues aided by advanced ultrasonic tools. Once surgery is complete, he closes the incisions and applies an external nasal splint.

Results, Recovery, and Aftercare

Most patients return home from the surgical centre after four to six hours. Plan on arranging a ride home and asking your chaperone to look after you for the next 24 hours.

You can expect soreness, swelling, bruising, and stuffiness. For the most part, these side effects resolve within two to three weeks. Sleeping with your head elevated on pillows will be most comfortable. Please allow at least 12 months to see the final results of your Manchester Piezo ultrasound rhinoplasty.

Recovery Timeline:

  • Seven days: Wound check, suture trimming, and splint removal
  • 14 days: Return to work as bruising and swelling subside
  • Three to four weeks: Second check-up with your surgeon
  • Four to six weeks: Resume most activities, including exercise
  • Six months: Early preview of results
  • 12 to 18 months Final results visible

Why Manchester Cosmetic Centre?

Dr. Abel Mounir is a premier board-certified plastic surgeon in Manchester. His patients travel from all over the world, seeking his expertise. With years of specialised training and decades of experience under his belt, he has performed thousands of facial plastic surgeries, including rhinoplasty, septorhinoplasty, preservation rhinoplasty, and revision rhinoplasty. He is thrilled to offer Piezo ultrasonic rhinoplasty to his clientele, finding it delivers a truly world-class result in many cases.

Schedule Your Manchester, UK, Piezo Ultrasonic Rhinoplasty Consultation at Manchester Cosmetic Centre Today

When performing ultrasonic rhinoplasty in Manchester, every detail matters. Allow Dr. Abel Mounir to help you achieve your ideal look. Book your consultation at Manchester Cosmetic Centre today by calling 0800 228 9227.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The surgical experience is painless. Discomfort is usually at its worst during the first three to ten days of recovery. Dr. Mounir finds it is well-controlled with painkillers.

Risks like scarring, infection, excessive bleeding, asymmetry, sensation changes, blood clots, pulmonary embolism, and anaesthesia complications are exceedingly rare when performed by a highly qualified surgeon.

Dr. Mounir performs most of his Manchester rhinoplasties while the patient is under IV sedation, also called twilight anaesthesia. No breathing tube is necessary.

It is safe to wear eyeglasses six weeks after Piezo ultrasound-assisted rhinoplasty.

The average cost of Piezo ultrasonic rhinoplasty in the UK ranges from £2,200 to £8,000, costing slightly more than traditional rhinoplasty. Pricing varies based on the surgeon’s experience and the complexity of your individual case. The surgeon fee may be billed separately from the hospital and anaesthetist fees.

Your uniqueness is beautiful. At Manchester Cosmetic Centre, our goal is to complement and highlight your unique beauty so that you can realize your ideal you.

If you would like to take the first step toward a truly exceptional experience and stunning results, please schedule your consultation with Dr. Abel Mounir today. We offer consultations in Manchester, Liverpool, and Birmingham.

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