A Complete Guide to Rhinoplasty(Nose Job)

A Complete Guide to Rhinoplasty(Nose Job) 1

What is rhinoplasty and why is it done?

Rhinoplasty or nose job is a surgery that is performed by a plastic surgeon. Some people are not satisfied with how they nose looks and it can adversely affect their confidence. Some patients may have experienced some injury before and want to make their nose look better. Doing a aesthetic nose job can be a good option for these patients. aesthetic nose job will be a good option if you have one of the following problems:

  1. You are not satisfied with size of your nose.
  2. You are not satisfied with shape of your nose.
  3. You have bump or hump on your nasal bridge.
  4. You have concerns about tip of your nose.
  5. Your nose is too wide.
  6. Your nose nostril are large, small or wide.
  7. You had nose injury before and it has caused your nose shape to change.

There is also another type of rhinoplasty which is called functional rhinoplasty and can improve breathing problems. Patients should consult with a doctor and make sure that this surgery is suitable for them.

Does rhinoplasty have any risks and side effects?

Rhinoplasty is a safe surgery overall and it is done by many people without any problem. Nonetheless, like any other surgery, no one can claim that it is without any risk. Doing a rhinoplasty can have following risks:

  • Bleeding
  • Infection
  • Swelling
  • Anesthesia risk
  • Difficulty of breathing
  • Unsatisfactory nose appearance

Before doing a surgery, you can consult with your doctor or Unimedline about that how these risks apply to you. Our doctors have great experience in doing rhinoplasty and have done more than 10,000 nose jobs so that safety would not be much of concern.

Can I decide on how my nose will look?

There are different types of cosmetic nose job that you can choose. It can range from natural to fantasy or “dolly”. main type of nose jobs are as followed:

  1. Natural Nose Job: In natural nose job, surgeon tries to minimize changes to nose to make it look natural. As a result, nasal bridge will not be curved and your nose will look natural. After doing natural nose job, most people cannot tell whether you have done a nose job or not.
  2. Dolly Nose Job: In ‘dolly nose job’, surgeon make nasal bridge curved, nose small as possible and nasal tip will be turned upward. You will get best result out of dolly nose job if you have a bony nose and small face.

If I do a nose job, how long will it last?

Nose job results are permanent. after around six month, your nose will take it’s final shape and it will not change after that.

How do I get recovered from nose job?

After doing a nose job you should take rest around 2 days. After that you can start walking and eating regularly. After a nose job, nasal splints will be placed inside and outside of your nose which help your nose to maintain it’s new shape. Nasal splint can be removed after a week. You may experience some bruises and swelling as well as breathing difficulty which are totally natural. After around six month, your nose will be fully recovered and you can see the results you expected.

How much does it cost to do a nose job?

Cost of doing a nose job depends on many factors such as geographical location, clinic and doctor as well as it’s type. As an example in USA, doing a nose job may cost you from $6,000 to $10,000. Doing a nose job is cheaper in countries like Turkey, India and Iran. Iran has one of the lowest prices worldwide. you can see price comparison in different countries in the following chart.

Rhinoplasty cost comparision
Rhinoplasty cost comparison in different countries

Is it worth it to do a rhinoplasty in another country?

According to statistics, around 14 to 16 million people travel to receive medical services. Cosmetic surgeries are among top medical services people travel to receive. Iran is one of the top destinations for patients from different countries like Iraq, Azerbaijan, Oman as well as European countries. Iranian surgeons are famous for their skills and experience in plastic surgery and Tehran has been named the ‘capital of rhinoplasty in the world’.

Doing a rhinoplasty in Iran costs around $1800 to $2200 Adding costs like accommodation, Visa, Transfer, Interpreter and Etc, it will be from $2000 to $2900. For example in Unimedline, our packages cost around $2000 to $2890. and they include:

  • Treatment
  • Airport, Hotel and Clinic Transfer
  • Interpreter
  • Hotel
  • Visa
  • Insurance
  • Free Consultation

Depending on the package you choose you can receive additional services such as sightseeing, debit card, and SIM card. you can see our packages and pricing here.

By Adding cost of ticket which is around $500 to $2000 depending on your location, you can estimate the cost of nose job surgery.

What should I expect if I choose Unimedline for nose job?

If you choose Unimedline to handle A to Z of your trip and treatment, after consulting with our team and doctors, we will schedule a date for surgery according to your plan. After you book your plane ticket, we will be waiting for you in the airport. your schedule would be as following:

Day 1

We will be waiting for you in the airport, you will meet your interpreter and will be transferred to your hotel. later you will meet your surgeon, do essential tests and talk about your expectations and nose shape you prefer.

Day 2

You will be transferred from hotel to clinic and surgery is performed. ُNose surgery usually takes around 6 hours. After surgery you will be dropped off to your hotel. We will make sure that your condition are stable and we will be available 24 hours.

Day 3

On day 3 you should take rest and take medication you need.

Day 4

On day 4, you should as well take rest in the hotel, you can start walking.

Day 5

On day 5, your conditions are better and you can eat regularly. We can visit city depending on your conditions.

Day 6

On day 6, you will need to visit doctor to check your condition and remove nasal splint. You will also consult with doctor about post operation.

Day 7

Finally it’s time to go back home, we will meet in our office and we will drop you off in airport. You leave Iran but that’s not where our journey ends, we will be always available for follow-up or consultation.

Final thoughts

Rhinoplasty is a safe and common cosmetic procedure done by many people in the world. Before doing a rhinoplasty do your research and consult with your doctor about your concern and expectations. If you decide to do your nose job in a foreign country, make sure to do enough research. If you consider to do a nose job in Iran, you can contacts us via email or WhatsApp to receive our free consultation.

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