One of the most common requests at The Rhinoplasty Center is to change the shape of the nose. The nose is a prominent facial feature, and it is not uncommon to encounter patients who have been self-conscious about their nasal appearance for the majority of their lives.A rhinoplasty procedure, also known as a nose job, performed by The Seattle Rhinoplasty Center in Seattle can improve your appearance and boost your self-esteem.
What is the cost of rhinoplasty?
The cost of surgical rhinoplasty in Seattle can vary greatly.This is because each procedure is completely tailored to the patient’s specific needs, and the significance of the procedureinfluences its final cost.Rhinoplasty patients in our area typically pay between $7,000 and $12,500, with an average cost of around $9,000.We will provide you with a much more specific quote for your surgery during your consultation with The Seattle Rhinoplasty Center.
Why should I have rhinoplasty at The Seattle Rhinoplasty Center?
The Seattle Rhinoplasty Center recognizes that no two patients are alike and tailors each rhinoplasty procedure to each patient’s specific needs.Our doctors have the knowledge and experience needed for beautiful results because of their training and board certification in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery as well as Otolaryngology — Head and Neck Surgery.
What benefits can rhinoplasty provide?
Rhinoplasty is performed at The Seattle Rhinoplasty Center to achieve a harmonious, natural-looking balance between the nose and other facial features.Patients frequently want one or more of the following cosmetic enhancements:
- reducing the nose’s size or length
- reducing the width of the tip
- Straightening the nose out
- Getting rid of a hump on the bridge
What exactly is functional rhinoplasty?
Many patients visit The Seattle Rhinoplasty Center for functional rhinoplasty, which helps them breathe better.In a single procedure, our doctors can improve both the appearance and function of the nose.They are skilled in septoplasty, which straightens the septum, as well as turbinate reduction surgery and other corrective procedures.
What will occur during my rhinoplasty consultation?
During your initial rhinoplasty consultation, our doctors will conduct a thorough diagnostic evaluation, which may include a small scope examination.If necessary, additional diagnostic tests to evaluate breathing problems may be performed.Our surgeons will ask you to describe the improvements you want to make and will explain what surgery can do for you.It is critical that you openly communicate your desires to our surgeons so that they can develop an appropriate surgical plan.During the consultation, computer imaging may be used to show how changing the shape of your nose will affect your appearance.
What does the procedure entail?
The Seattle Rhinoplasty Center typically performs rhinoplasty in a surgical center setting while the patient is sedated or under general anesthesia.The complexity of this procedure necessitates complete concentration for several hours.
The incisions are made inside the nose by our surgeons.
What should I expect during my recovery?
The doctors will see you the day after surgery to ensure proper healing and to clean out your airways to make breathing easier.After the surgery, some swelling is to be expected, and you may need to use medications or nasal spray to keep your nasal passages open.
Swelling can be reduced by elevating your head and applying cold compresses.
The pain is usually minimal, but you will be given pain relievers to take as needed.
In a week, the splint and sutures will be removed.The majority of the swelling goes away within the first month, but your nose will continue to change shape over the next few years.
How will my scars appear?
A “closed” rhinoplasty accesses the nasal structures through incisions inside the nose, resulting in scars that are virtually invisible.
Can you improve the appearance of my nose without surgery?
Certainly.Indeed, nonsurgical rhinoplasty is becoming a more popular option for men and women who have minor aesthetic concerns or simply want to avoid surgery.This nonsurgical approach is achieved through the careful application of injectable dermal fillers.Although nonsurgical rhinoplasty results are not permanent, they can last for more than a year.This method is ideal for addressing the following issues:
- Nonsurgical Asian rhinoplasty to make the nose appear higher, narrower, and more defined, as well as to raise the nasal tip and bridge.
- hump or bump in the nose
- Underestimated tip
- nasal bridge that is too narrow or misshapen