Are You a Candidate for Rhinoplasty?
When a patient visits The Seattle Facial Plastic Surgery Center, Inc., P.S. (“The Seattle Facial Plastic Surgery Center”) for a rhinoplasty consultation with Dr. William A. Portuese, the patient is carefully assessed to ensure that he or she is physically and emotionally prepared to undergo the procedure.
A thorough in-office consultation is essential for obtaining a positive outcome. During this consultation, Dr. Portuese will examine you to confirm whether you are a candidate for rhinoplasty. Dr. Portuese will explain the procedure and create an individualized surgical plan to achieve your desired goals. Dr. Portuese will also provide you detailed pre- and post-operative instructions, which should be carefully followed to allow a complete recovery and minimize the chances of complications.
Prior to your in-office consultation
The Seattle Facial Plastic Surgery Center appreciates that you may want information regarding whether you may be a candidate for rhinoplasty prior to your in-office consultation with Dr. Portuese. Therefore, prior to your in-office consultation, Dr. Portuese would be glad review your photographs in order to provide you information regarding whether you are a candidate for rhinoplasty. If you are
interested in receiving this information, please carefully follow the instructions below.
Please provide The Seattle Facial Plastic Surgery Center the following photographs: two side views, two oblique views, one front view, and one basal view. Examples of these photographs are shown below.
It is important that your photographs be of sufficient quality so that The Seattle Facial Plastic Surgery Center can adequately assess your cosmetic concerns.
Photographs can be submitted via email to the email address linked below or via facsimile to [insert facsimile number]. Please label each photograph with your name whether the pictures are sent via email or facsimile.
The Seattle Facial Plastic Surgery Center will contact you within 48 hours of receiving your photographs.
The information provided on this website is informational only. It is not intended to be the provision of medical care, and it does not create a physician-patient relationship. Information supplied in this website does not take the place of an in-office consultation.
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