Nose Job Surgery
Nose Job Surgery
Information : Rhinoplasty (Nose Job Surgery) is a surgical procedure that reshapes or resizes the nose. It can correct a variety of concerns, including a visible bump on the nasal bridge, a droopy or enlarged nasal tip, a nose that's off-center or crooked, or asymmetry due to a previous injury.
Treatment Plan :
Total Stay : min. 6 Days, ideal 7 to 10 days
Recovery Process :
First stage recovery-1st week to 1st month
Second stage recovery-1st month to 3rd month
Full recovery-3rd month to 12th month
Start to work / daily routine : One week after the surgery
Treatment Cost :
Cost Inclusive :
How Does The Process Work ?
Nose job surgery is the process of reforming the nose.
With nose job surgery, the procedures like nose reduction, nose enlargement, and nasal tip lift, nasal bone removal are carried out.
The procedure is performed under general anesthesia and the duration of nose aesthetics vary between 1-2 hours including operation time, anesthesia and awakening time.
After nose job surgery, patients can usually be sent home on the same day and go to work after a few days with the control and knowledge of their surgeon.
Why is communication with the doctor in rhinoplasty surgery very important?
Communication between patients and plastic surgeons plays an important role in the success and progress of the surgery.
The planning process will start after you discuss with your surgeon what you expect from nose job surgery and you are comprehensively informed. Another point to be noted here is that if the nasal skin is thick, the nose job surgery is performed to ensure that most natural result is achieved.
Before Nose Job Surgery:
General or local anesthesia is used during nose aesthetic surgery, however plastic surgeons mostly prefer to perform such operations under general anesthesia. Before the surgery on your consultation, previous operations, any medication used, allergy or breathing difficulty and the use of tobacco (smoking, etc.) should definitely be told to the surgeon, who will perform your surgery. Any expectation and concern must be specified before the procedure. Your doctor may recommend you to stop certain medicines and tobacco use prior to surgery.
How does nose aesthetic surgery (Rhinoplasty) performed ?
The duration of operation is between 1-2 hours including anesthesia and awakening time. During the procedure, the operation starts with the incisions made through the nostrils; after correcting the nasal tip and internal problems,if any, tampons,if needed, are placed in the nostrils and additionally a plaster splint is placed on the back of the nose; and the operation is terminated. Eyelids are closed with patch on the first day to minimize swelling and bruising on the eyelids. After the doctor’s check-up, patient may be send home on the same day after the surgery.
After the nose job surgery you may feel swelling, nasal pain, headache, muscle aches, weakness. These effects can be minimized by the medication,your doctor will give. According to the structure of the patients, bruising and swelling around the eyes may be experienced, even on rare occasions. In the first few days, it is recommended to sleep with a few pillows on the back, except for essential necessities. Because of the tampons, it might be difficult to breathe in the beginning that's why patients should breathe through the mouth. By taking deep breaths while mouth open, it is possible to get rid of the sense of sneezing. Even if these tampons are removed, breathing problems may be experienced between 2-4 months.
Complications after nose job surgery:
When the surgery is done by an experienced surgeon, surgery risks will be lower. However, there is still risk to a certain extent, because every surgical operation has a certain risk. These risks include infection, inflammation, nasal bleeding, anesthesia-related risks, and very thin vascularization of the nose. There is no visible scars unless the procedure is performed to reduce the nostrils. Because the surgery is performed inside the nose. In open nose job operations, there will be a scar mark in the lower part of the nose, so the patient will not experience any scar marks because the techniques used by aesthetic surgeons are usually closed nose surgery technique.
There is always a risk after the nose job surgery, i.e. one in ten patients have a second operation risk, even on the most competent hands. The second nose surgery is always simpler than the first one.
Recommendations of Plastic Surgeons after Nose Job Surgery
Patients can stand up and go to work after a few days with the permission of their doctor. Eyelids open on the next day of the surgery. Tampons can be removed after 3-5 days depending on the deviation. Dissolvable stitches do not need removal except for special cases. After the surgery, patients should not blow or wipe the nose to clean it. Plaster bandages will be removed on 6th-7th day. After this, apply massage that your surgeon will explain, in time. The nose should be protected for two months. You should not wear glasses, protect the nose from impact, not lie down on your nose or walk under the sun.For 2-3 weeks, the difficult movements (running, swimming, sexual intercourse, movements that increase blood pressure, etc.) should be avoided. In particular, patients coming from abroad state that they choose Turkey as we have the best surgeons , and in terms of health and aesthetics Turkey is very advantageous country.
70-90% of the swelling will disappear within the first month and the rest within 6-12 months. Generally, the swelling on the section nearby the nostril will disappear at the end of recovery process. The occurrence of risks depends on your compliance with surgeon's advice. Sometimes your nose can bleed with one or two drops, which will stop over time. You should ask your surgeon about the questions you have in mind.
Points to be considered after Rhinoplasty Surgery: