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Peter Aldea, MD, FACS
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Business Name: Cosmetic Surgery Specialists of Memphis, PLLC
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Location: 6401 Poplar Avenue, Suite 360
Memphis, TN 38119
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I would like to know if there are any surgeons who have experience of performing transnasal wiring?


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Memphis, TN
United States
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Transnasal wires  June 20, 2009 2:31 PM

transnasal wiring these days is a procedure to salvage a poor result where the nasal bones have BOTH been separated from their periosteal soft tissue anchoring, the attachment to the cheek bones were divided as were the attachments to the underlying Upper lateral cartilages. It is usually done intraoperatively when the nose collapses and NOTHING but placement of these supporting transnasal wires will hold them long enough to allow tissue adherence and bone healing in the proper position.

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Miami, FL
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  August 3, 2010 4:09 AM

Old technique, Today we use micro mini plates.



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