In this book, Korean rhinoplasty masters present their current techniques for the correction of common nasal deformities and explain how to achieve an ideal balance between esthetic and functional outcomes. Among the procedures covered are the harvesting of autogenous tissue, nasal dorsal augmentation, diverse nasal tip techniques, alar rim and alar base surgery, mid-vault surgery, deviated nose correction, and secondary rhinoplasty techniques. Aspects of nasal anatomy of importance for Asian rhinoplasty are also carefully explained. A wealth of illustrative material documents the key steps in each procedure. The book is a collaborative enterprise between highly respected plastic surgeons and otolaryngologists with expertise in rhinoplasty. It will be an invaluable practical resource for all who perform rhinoplasty in Asian patients, whether in Asian countries or in countries with large Asian populations. The book contains various latest techniques that be usefully applied to Caucasian rhinoplasty as well.
Man-Koon Suh is a board-certified plastic surgeon and a Director at the JW Plastic Surgery Center in Seoul, Korea. From 2018 to 2020, Dr. Suh served as a President of the Korean Academic Association of Rhinoplasty Surgeons (Seoul Rhinoplasty Forum). He is also a co-founder and Secretary General of the Rhinoplasty Society of Asia (RSA). Dr. Suh’s main focus is rhinoplasty, and during the course of his career he has performed more than 8,000 rhinoplasties on not only Asians but patients from all over the world. In addition to his clinical work, he is a visiting professor at Yonsei University Medical College in Korea and the Academy of Medicine, Singapore. Dr. Suh is the author of numerous articles on rhinoplasty in peer-reviewed journals as well as many book chapters on the subject. He acts as a peer reviewer for a number of international plastic surgery journals.