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Saddle Nose Treatment Options

Saddle nose deformities can change the appearance of your nose and impact the overall balance of your face. The structural changes inside the nose that cause a saddle nose deformity have a major effect on the shape of the nose, which is your central facial feature. Dr. Maurice Khosh of Saddle Nose Repair is an experienced facial plastic surgeon who specializes in treatments and repairs for saddle nose deformities at his clinic in New York City.

Severity of a Saddle Nose Deformity

Saddle nose deformities are due to changes in the anatomic structure of the nose. Primarily, the cartilage and bone that support the nasal bridge are compromised, allowing the bridge to collapse inward. Whether slight or severe, the nasal bridge is concaved, and noticeably changed when viewed from the face profile. With more severe nasal structural deterioration, other symptoms occur, including a shortened nose, an upward rotated nasal tip, breathing issues and a horizontal crease on the lower bridge. Treatment depends on the severity of the deformity. Dr. Khosh offers both surgical and non-surgical options, detailed on the pages below:

Changing the appearance of a saddle nose deformity is usually the primary concern of the patient. The collapse of the nasal structure can alter the appearance of the face, affecting a person’s self-confidence. Some people with these types of deformities can become depressed and isolated. Dr. Khosh has completed many saddle nose repairs that transformed the face of the patient, helping them regain their self-confidence and improve their quality of life.

If you are interested in learning more about treatment options for saddle nose deformities, contact the office of Dr. Khosh in NYC. Our team can schedule a consultation for you to meet with Dr. Khosh. He will discuss the best treatment options to reshape and improve the structure of your nose.

What Dr. Khosh's Patients Say


Based on 55 reviews

Meredith G.
Saw Dr. Khosh for a fractured nose. He reset my nose beautifully (and with little discomfort to me) and then discussed some of my sinus issues with me upon my follow up visit. Never felt like he was rushing me out and felt very confident in his abilities. I would highly recommend to anyone needing plastic or reconstructive options!
Jackie C.
Great front office, really good experience after what was a terrible accident. I was made to feel comfortable. Dr. Khosh is very good at what he does. I'm still healing but I'm confident of the results
Kaitlin M.
Dr. Khosh takes exceptional care of his patients. He has operated on me twice, each time making me feel extremely comfortable and satisfied with the results. His staff is also very kind and knowledgeable.
Diana G.
Dr. Khosh & his staff Susan & Christine are absolutely amazing! They were so supportive & helpful from beginning to end & they are just wonderful people. Thank you guys I truly appreciate everything you guys have done for me. I would recommend them to anyone & everyone!
Joann M.
After visiting and being evaluated by several doctors, I kept going back to Dr. Khosh. His tranquil spirit and professionalism were captivating. Thank you for a job well done and keeping me calm throughout the entire process. A special thanks to your staff Susan and Christine for all of their support as well. Hi highly recommend Dr. Khosh.
Leah G.
Upon hearing of the overwhelmingly positive experience a friend of mine had in choosing Dr. Khosh as her surgeon, I decided to make an appointment for my own septoplasty/rhinoplasty/turbinate reduction. Although I was slightly skeptical as the praise I had heard seemed a bit hyperbolic, all uncertainty dissipated after meeting the Doctor and his staff. My pre- and post-operative experience was excellent in terms of concerns adequately addressed prior to the surgery and mitigation of any bruising in the convalescent period. Despite my apparent predisposition to rather slower healing, a year after the surgery, my nose looks really pretty and my breathing entirely unobstructed! I highly recommend Dr. Khosh!
Courtney G.
AMAZING!!!!!! I had Dr Khosh perform lipo on my chin/neck and my result is unbelievable! Better than I could have expected! I met with a couple of surgeons and the second I met with Dr Khosh I knew he was the one I was going with. He was compassionate and explained every detail of what would take place during the surgery and what to expect during recovery. I even emailed a few times during recovery with various questions and he got right back to me asap which was really comforting! I honestly fully recommend Dr Khosh, he did an amazing job and is an amazing person.
Frieda S.
i can finally breathe!! Dr. Khosh made the entire experience a breeze, it was truly a pleasure to be under his care. I am forever thankful and highly recommend him. Not only does his work speak for himself, but he has excellent bedside manner. His kindness and patience is above and beyond. He takes the time to answer to every question you have to help you understand the process while at the same time making you feel so comfortable. From the first consultation i knew i was in good hands. I am so pleased with the result and forever thankful.
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New York, NY 10065
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