Beverly Hills Ethnic Rhinoplasty

The nose is the most obvious facial feature, so it’s no wonder that people of all races elect to have nose surgery to make theirs more symmetrical. At the Beverly Hills Center for Plastic & Laser Surgery, Dr. Ben Talei, a dual board-certified facial plastic surgeon, is the surgeon African American, Asian, Middle Eastern or Hispanic patients turn to for ethnic rhinoplasty in Beverly Hills and Los Angeles.

What makes ethnic rhinoplasty unique?

The primary goal of Dr. Talei’s procedures is to achieve your goals while providing you with natural results. Ethnic rhinoplasty is a specialty all its own at the Beverly Hills Center for Plastic & Laser Surgery because of the importance of making the necessary changes while staying true to the ethnic background of the patient. Unlike traditional rhinoplasty, which often seeks to achieve a Westernized aesthetic, ethnic rhinoplasty respects the unique nasal features and cultural identity of the patient. Dr. Talei performs this procedure with meticulous attention to detail, considering factors such as skin thickness, cartilage structure, and facial proportions specific to different ethnicities. By combining surgical expertise with cultural sensitivity, ethnic rhinoplasty endeavors to create harmonious facial balance and improve self-confidence while honoring the diverse heritage and beauty standards of each patient.

Are there specific considerations for ethnic rhinoplasty based on my ethnicity?

During an ethnic rhinoplasty, Dr. Talei can make changes to the cartilage, the underlying bone structure, make the nasal tip more aesthetic, build up a flattened nasal bridge or narrow the nostrils for a softer look. Ethnic rhinoplasty encompasses a range of surgical techniques tailored to address the diverse nasal characteristics found across various ethnicities. These procedures typically involve reshaping the nasal bridge, refining the nasal tip, and adjusting nostril width to achieve facial harmony while respecting the patient’s cultural heritage. Moreover, specialized procedures such as alar base reduction or dorsal augmentation are tailored to specific ethnic traits, ensuring that the results of ethnic rhinoplasty enhance facial aesthetics and preserve the unique features that contribute to the patient’s ethnic identity.

What is the difference between open and closed ethnic rhinoplasty?

In ethnic rhinoplasty, Dr. Talei employs both open and closed techniques to achieve optimal outcomes while preserving the unique characteristics of the patient’s nose. The closed technique involves making incisions inside the nostrils, providing limited visibility but minimizing visible scarring. This approach is suitable for minor adjustments such as tip refinement or dorsal hump reduction. Conversely, the open technique involves an additional incision across the columella, offering greater access and visibility to the nasal structures. This method is preferred for more complex procedures, including extensive reshaping or reconstruction of the nasal framework. Dr. Talei carefully assesses each patient’s needs and nasal anatomy to determine the most appropriate technique, balancing the benefits of visibility and precision with the goal of achieving natural, harmonious results that honor the patient’s ethnic heritage.

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During your consultation at the Beverly Hills Center for Plastic & Laser Surgery, Dr. Talei will want to know what specific goals you have for your surgery so he can tailor the procedure just for you. Dr. Talei’s surgeries are not a cookie-cutter approach but are based on the wants and needs of the patient.

Dr. Talei is an expert surgeon with experience treating patients from various ethnic backgrounds in Beverly Hills and Los Angeles. His unique skill set, artistic eye and precise hand in surgery make him one of the best physicians in the industry. He holds dual fellowship training in facial cosmetic and reconstructive surgery and vascular birthmarks and congenital anomalies with laser surgery.

Whatever goals you have for your procedure, you can trust that Dr. Talei will create a look that’s perfect for you. Contact our ethnic rhinoplasty specialists at the Beverly Hills Center for Plastic & Laser Surgery today for your consultation.


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