What is Rhinoplasty Surgery?
Rhinoplasty is the most common and complicated type of all plastic surgery on the nose (nose reshaping), changing the shape, size of the nose or improving its operation (breathing) or both, bringing it into a better relationship with the rest of the face (facial balance). It is additionally done to mend nasal fissures that the aim is to recover pre-trauma emergence of the nose.
To correct breathing problems linked to the nose or proper disfigurement affecting injury or birth defects.
The most common medical reason for rhinoplasty is the difficulty of breathing through the nose. The nasal problem can create complications with exercise, bother sleep, tend to snore.
Cosmetic rhinoplasty is concentrated on the part of the nose you can clearly see. In this surgery, clients are discomforted with the form of their noses. They can use rhinoplasty to reform their nose, cover hump or bump, improve a pressed or disfigurement nasal apex, and reform the basis or connection of the nose or both.
The most popular demand are lessening the nasal hump, the apex or correcting imbalanced, In this part; most people often complain about having a hump; they concern about the bridge or the tip of their nose, which will change the shape and appearance of the nose, boost facial balance and self-confidence. The aim of cosmetic rhinoplasty is to better the emergence of the nose by reforming the figure.
Functional rhinoplasty is a medically essential method that is operated to improve breathing trouble and sinus effects. “The most common reason a patient seeks a functional rhinoplasty is to improve breathing,” Dr. Friedman says.
Some people have problems with their breathing, not their nose’s shape. In this case, functional rhinoplasty is offered that refers to a kind of surgery that improves the function of the nose without affecting its appearance. The aim of functional rhinoplasty is the development of reconstruction of the figure of the damaged nose.
Cosmetic and functional nasal methods are commonly linked and have related improvements.
There are two kinds of rhinoplasty: open rhinoplasty closed rhinoplasty. The difference between these two is the location of the slits through which surgery is completed.
In open rhinoplasty, a slit is generally made in a vertical strip of the nose, inducing the peel to be divided to the nasal structure beneath.
In disparity, closed rhinoplasty is usually completed through the nostrils using tiny slits placed on the inside of the nose -ending in no outside disfiguring. Every pattern has an individual advantage.
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For rhinoplasty in Turkey or other destinations, you are going to stay for a week. In this itinerary, we explained what you are going to do each day.
What do we offer in our rhinoplasty packages?
Elcid tour is honored to offer you all-inclusive rhinoplasty packages at the most reasonable price. But what do we offer in our nose job packages for our patients from around the world?
E-visa authorization code
If you need a visa to travel to Turkey or other destinations, we will help you get your visa authorization code. If you only need the arrival visa at the airport, our assistant will help you with that too.
*The fee for your visa depends on your home country, and it will be different.
Airport and inter-city transfer
We provide airport pick up and drop off transfers to/from your hotel. Also, we prepare intercity transfers between your hotel and clinic or hospital for you. If you decide to visit the city before your operation, you can count on us too.
Based on your choice, you can stay for seven nights in a hotel that is close to the clinic and hospital.
Rhinoplasty and Medical services
The leading service in our package is your rhinoplasty surgery. But we also cover the clinic and visiting the doctor, taking all medical tests, and taking the medical photos—post-operative care in the hospital, your medicines, the recovery, and follow-up assistant if needed.
Day 1: Arrival at destination airport
Welcome . On the first day, when you arrive at the airport, our driver-guide is waiting for you. He will pick you up from the airport and take you to your hotel.
After arriving at the hotel, you will check-in immediately. Then we will transfer you to your doctor’s clinic. You will visit your surgeon, and he will give you the consultation for your rhinoplasty so you can have the exact nose shape you desire. Then you will take pre-operation images and test to get ready for your nose job surgery ASAP. After all, we will take you back to your hotel to rest for your surgery the next day.
Day 2: the day of surgery
It is the big day. We will transfer you from your hotel to the hospital. Then you will be prepared for your surgery. But before the surgery, you and your doctor will have the last meeting to review all your expectations. After that, your rhinoplasty will begin.
After your surgery, you will take the post-operation recovery at the hospital and take the instructions that your doctor will give you. Then we will transfer you to your hotel and your room.
Day 3: Rest in the hotel
On this day, you will only rest in your room. You should also take the post-operation medications that the doctor says. Also, you should follow your instructed diet. But do not worry, the doctor’s assistant will be beside you if you want.
Day 4: Still resting in your room!
Like yesterday, you are going to rest and take your medicines. The doctor’s assistant will also come to check your condition to make sure everything is ok. Today you can even start walking daily. We recommend you walk 30 minutes a day.
Day 5: life gets a little bit normal.
You are still resting in your room in the hotel. From today you can start eating regularly. Do not forget to walk 30 minutes in your room.
Day 6: get prepared to remove your annoying nose splint.
Today you can take a shower in your hotel but be careful not to fall. We will transfer you from your hotel to the doctor’s clinic for your checkups. The doctor will remove your nose splints and take medical photos.
Your doctor will teach you how to tape your nose at home. Then you will review the post-operation instruction and things you should and should do to make sure everything will be ok. The doctor will also write a certificate for you that confirms you can fly to face no airport problem. Then we will take you back to your hotel to get ready to go home.
Day 7: homecoming!
Today is your last day . We will check out your room and take you to the airport to fly back home with a new nose!
According to a report in Etemad newspaper in Iran as many as 200,000 people go for Rhinoplasty surgery every year. These informal statistics reveal that Iran has one of the highest rates of nose job surgery in the world (180 cases per 100,000 according to a report in 2011). There you can find highly professional surgeons with a long history of experience. Clinics and hospitals are modern and provide facilities within western standards.
A percentage of people choose to have a revision Rhinoplasty due to the failure of the primary surgery or dissatisfaction with the results. In itself, a revision nose job is not riskier than the primary one but it should be performed with extra care and vigilance. For being nominated for a secondary Rhinoplasty pre-consultation and examination are required. As nasal tissues respond less than , the revision nose job cause fewer changes than the primary one so the patient should have very reasonable expectations.
As far as been observed, this operation is not very painful. However, some patients may feel itchy and tender, which also depends on the type of surgery and may be due to the pressure escaping the airway or sinus during the surgery. However, your surgeon can give you the best advice to reduce pain; you can also consult with your doctor to use pain-relieving pills. Rather than pain, most of the patients report that discomfort is a bigger issue than pain after the surgery. Meanwhile, some complain about aches they feel due to that congestion and sinus pressure . Generally, the pain reduces after few days (36 to 72 hour) but it can remain if the nose is severely touched or manipulated. However, nose sensitivity to touch and swellings can last as long as months after the surgery (up to 3 months).
Different ranges are quoted when we face the cost of a nose job or rhinoplasty. This variation is due to the fact that different factors affect the price of the procedure. The procedure is comprised of anesthesia fees, surgeon’s fees, medical tests, Hospital or clinic costs, post-surgery garments, prescription for medication, and other related costs. A surgeon usually asks for the fee based on his or her reputation and experience. Other factors as the type of the surgery, duration of your operation, surgery’s complexity, type and administrator of anesthesia and also the number of stages that are included in your operation are determinant of surgery’s costs.
In North America average fees ranges from 3000 to 16000 $.
There is a wide range of prices around the European countries. These prices can be seen from 2000 to 14000 $.
In Canada, prices range from 5000 to 15000 $ depending on different factors.
There are different types of anesthesia chosen for patients based on varying factors. Patient’s preference, Medical history, or current health status of the patient based on the doctor’s assessment and invasiveness of the process. Generally, anesthesiologists prefer general anesthesia due to the complexity and invasiveness of this operation. However, sometimes local anesthesia is preferred especially when minimal reshaping is done such as tip work.
Many people feel more comfortable with better self-esteem after undergoing a nose job. Some feel like it has opened a door for them to get attraction and better perception from the people they encounter with. So the answer can be yes on the condition that you be the right candidate for such an operation. Your skillful and experienced doctor examines whether you are the right one or not.
Although Some nonsurgical alternatives as Contouring and makeup and also dermal fillers are offered on some websites you should keep in mind that the structure of the nose is formed by your bone where attaches to your face and the tip of that is formed by soft cartilage which creates flexibility so all these alternatives are temporary and not permanent. Contouring and makeup just change the appearance and not the size of the nose and dermal fillers which are inserted beneath the skin reshape the nose size. The operation takes less than 15 minutes and results may last up to 6 months.
Nose surgery as any other surgeries may carry some risks which can be minimized by taking some measures. Infections, bleedings, adverse reactions to anesthesia, altered skin sensation or numbness around the operated area, dissatisfaction with the final results, impaired or difficulty with breathing, septal perforation, asymmetry or uneven-looking appearance, persistent swelling or pain, and skin discoloration are risks which may occur during the surgery. Although many of these might rarely happen, your surgeon or staff will explain in detail the procedure or any associated risks.
Cosmetic Rhinoplasty or nose surgery brings changes to the bone and cartilage of the nose placed inside and subsequently these changes alter outer appearance. Your facial feature drastically can be affected by a disproportionate or asymmetrical nose. However, giving a definite answer is not possible. Every surgery brings different results depending on the degree you desire to reshape your nose and the current position of the nose and face.
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There are some tips you can take for a fast recovery from nose surgery.
People can have nose surgery as they reach full nasal maturity which your surgeon determines . Generally, girls reach sooner to the ideal age to be a candidate (at least 15 or 16) and boys usually physically mature later (17 or 18).
Few things might occur that can affect your smile. If the operation is done on the base or at the skin bridge, due to the swelling, it might result in dropping the upper lip which is temporary. After that the swelling subsides it goes back to its normal position. Other times if the work is centralized on this area, it weakens the muscles associated with the upper lip though it is temporary and return to normal position in a few months.
Naturally, there is no problem with the sense of smell in nasal surgery. However, the sense of smell may decrease after the operation because the nasal mucosa is manipulated during the operation. However, this minor problem will gradually disappear over a period of six months. So there is nothing to be worried about. For more information please refer to the related blog post.
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After healing fully from the first surgery. It is your plastic surgeon who determines the best time for undergoing the revision surgery. Usually, it takes 6 to 18 months for a recovery period.