Dr. Ed Yap has profound interest in rhinoplasty. He has published articles in local and international journals and has contributed manuscript chapters in books of renowned authors. He is a dedicated leader in rhinoplasty education in the Philippines. He revolutionized the structured concept of aesthetic nasal surgery in the Philippines. His popular technique of Sail Excision for management of hanging ala has been widely used by local and international surgeons. He has vast experience in using e-PTFE as dorsal graft material. He is frequently invited as faculty in meetings and workshops locally and international. He holds annual RhinoMaMa (Rhinoplasty Masterclass Manila) which is gaining popularity in Asia.