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OKLAHOMA CITY, Feb. 28, 2015 – Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook underwent a successful procedure to address a fracture to the zygomatic arch of his right cheek, Thunder Executive Vice President and General Manager Sam Presti announced.
The procedure was performed by Dr. John Joseph Rehm and Dr. Jason Hamilton with Thunder medical personnel present at the Osborne Head and Neck Institute in Los Angeles, Calif. Westbrook will miss tomorrow’s game against the Los Angeles Lakers and will be re-evaluated later this week.
Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver suffered a broken nose during a basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers. He underwent a procedure to repair his nose at the Osborne Head and Neck Institute in Los Angeles, performed by Dr. Jason Hamilton, and was fitted for a custom protective mask.
Korver has returned to gameplay with a custom fit protective mask to protect his nose during healing.
To learn more about nasal fracture repair, please visit www.facialtraumamd.com.
Rumors abound in the press daily about who’s had what. Beyonce is the latest celeb to have the floodlights pointed her way. Speculation is that Beyonce had a celebrity rhinoplasty sometime after welcoming Blue Ivy into the world debuting her new nose at her superbowl performance. Dr. Jason Hamilton, Director of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the Osborne Head and Neck Institute, and a specialist in African American Rhinoplasty (black nose job) weighs in.
Final Verdict: NO, Beyonce has not recently had a celebrity rhinopasty.