The Most Common Nose Job Questions
Babak Azizzadeh, MD, FACS, is a rhinoplasty and nasal reconstruction expert who has been performing nose jobs in Beverly Hills for many years. Over the years, he has encountered countless patients looking to improve the appearance of their nose, correct a breathing problem, or both. Most patients have a lot of questions about nose job procedures. To help you in deciding if a Beverly Hills nose job is right for you, Dr. Azizzadeh has answered some of the most common rhinoplasty questions for you here.
Am I a Good Candidate For a Nose Job?
If you're considering a rhinoplasty, it is important that you visit an expert for a consultation to determine whether or not you are a good candidate for the procedure. Patients who are in good health and who wish to improve the appearance of their nose, correct a deformity, and/or improve nasal symmetry are generally good candidates for a Beverly Hills nose job with Dr. Azizzadeh. Contact our office to schedule a consultation.
What Is the Recovery Like After a Rhinoplasty?
After a nose job, patients will typically experience a dull headache, aching nose, and may have a slightly puffy face. These side effects generally only last for the first 24 hours following the procedure, but the physician can prescribe pain medication to manage any discomfort. Dr. Azizzadeh advises patients to stay in bed and rest, with their heads elevated, for the first day. Initial swelling and bruising typically last 7-10 days, but every patient is different. Generally, swelling can be reduced with a cold compress. You may experience some bleeding for a couple of days. Splints and stitches should be removed in a week or two.
When Will I See Full Results?
Rhinoplasty recovery is a gradual process that does require patience. Full, optimal results of a nose job may not be evident for one to two years after surgery. However, most patients do see pleasant results within a couple of months, with only subtle swelling remaining.
Why Should I See Dr. Azizzadeh?
Dr. Babak Azizzadeh is a board-certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon, and the Director of the Institute for Rhinoplasty & Nasal Reconstruction. He is a Harvard-trained surgeon who is world-renowned for his minimally invasive surgical techniques. He has been featured on various media programs including the Oprah Winfrey Show, The Doctors, and Discovery Health. When you undergo your nose job in Beverly Hills with Dr. Azizzadeh, you are in the most competent hands.
Call Us Today For a Beverly Hills Nose Job Consultation!
If you would like to learn more about rhinoplasty and nasal reconstruction, or would like to schedule a consultation with Dr. Azizzadeh, contact the Institute for Rhinoplasty & Nasal Reconstruction. Call us at (310) 657-2203 today to schedule a consultation with one of the best rhinoplasty surgeons in the country!
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Next, read How to Prepare for a Nose Job.