How Much is a Rhinoplasty?
The cost of rhinoplasty varies widely since each procedure is different. Factors that affect this cost include:
- Your surgeon’s skill and reputation
- Your location
- The type of rhinoplasty
- The complexity of the procedure
Rhinoplasty costs usually start at around $7000. We recommend scheduling a consultation to obtain an accurate estimate to avoid any surprises.
How Does Rhinoplasty Work?
Your surgeon will perform your rhinoplasty in our accredited surgical center. They may use an open or closed technique, depending on which allows them to give your nose the appearance you want.
A closed rhinoplasty works best for minor issues that do not require significant reshaping. This procedure uses incisions inside the nostrils to avoid visible scars. Closed rhinoplasty cannot make substantial adjustments to the size or shape of the nose.
In this procedure, the surgeon uses an incision between the two nostrils to lift the skin. Open rhinoplasty gives the surgeon better access so they can perform more significant changes to the nasal structure.
Your surgeon will assess your nose during your consultation and determine which type of rhinoplasty will work best for you.
Functional or Aesthetic Rhinoplasty?
While many think of aesthetic procedures when they think of rhinoplasty, it has other uses. If your concerns with your nose are primarily cosmetic, your procedure is considered an aesthetic rhinoplasty. If it corrects a problem that prevents you from breathing through your nose, it is regarded as a functional rhinoplasty.