Published November 23, 2014

Investing on a Rhinoplasty Operation

Rhinoplasty can be described as one of the most sought after plastic surgery operations in Australia and one that remains to be very popular among individuals keen on improving their appearance by reshaping their nose into a more attractive and desirable form. However the question remains – is undergoing Rhinoplasty in Sydney really the answer?  Is a nose job really worth looking into?

A closer look at Rhinoplasty in Sydney

Indeed Rhinoplasty (which is also known as a “nose surgery”) can certainly be the answer for anyone interested in a cosmetic surgical operation aimed at reshaping and moulding their nose into a more attractive and desirable appearance. Considering that the nose is a prominent feature on one’s face, a successful operation can certainly contribute towards improving a one’s looks.

Of course aesthetics isn’t the only reason why people might be interested in the said procedure.  Rhinoplasty can also be performed to address medical concerns attributed to nasal deformities which can be serious enough to affect proper breathing. Just as it is with any other surgical procedure though, Rhinoplasty isn’t for everyone and you would have to be of reasonably good health with no underlying medical conditions for a reputable surgeon to clear you for the operation.

How is the operation performed?

Following the proper application of the required anaesthetics, Rhinoplasty surgeons generally begin the procedure by strategically and skilfully performing the necessary incisions on the nose exposing the nostrils just enough reshape and alter the nasal cartilage and bones. Changes are made to create a more balanced and attractive nasal appearance which is then carefully sutured in place with great care so as to avoid scarring.

What are the risks?

Now speaking of complications, one of the first things that people ought to know about any invasive surgical operation is that it is never without risks and a nose surgery operation is certainly no exception. Such risks include excessive scarring, bleeding, and the risk of infection as well as any undesirable side effects to the anaesthetics necessary for the operation.

Of course the above risks only highlight the need to choose a qualified and board-certified surgeon to perform the aforementioned operation. Although such plastic surgeons are certainly in a position to charge more for their services than their less reputable counterparts but opting for a proven and highly experienced surgeon is perhaps the best thing that you can do to ensure safe and effective results. Our very own Dr Tavakoli can certainly offer you just that! Call us today on 1300 368 107 and book a consultation with some of the best Rhinoplasty surgeon in the country!

Published By: Dr Kourosh Tavakoli

Dr Kourosh Tavakoli, MS, FRACS, is an internationally renowned Australian trained plastic surgeon with over 20 years of surgical training. He is an active member of the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS), International Society (ISAPS) and American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS). He is considered a world leader in plastic surgery of the breast and body and lectures extensively around the word on these topics.