I'm 17 years old and I was wondering how much rhinoplasty would cost
Approximately, How Much Would Rhinoplasty Cost for Me? (photo)
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Don't shop for surgical fees, or you'll get what you pay for.
It's difficult to give you a meaningful answer since what patients pay in Baltimore/Washington DC is different than LA or Chicago or Seattle. Rhinoplasty costs vary greatly according to geographic location and even by surgeon. There are, for example, surgeons in my area who perform just 5 rhinoplasties per year and charge $2000, but those of us that perform >100 per year charge 3-4x that amount. I'd advise seeing 2 surgeons in your area who are well-known for phenomenal rhinoplasty outcomes and go see them. Don't shop by surgical fees, or you'll get what you pay for.
Approximately How Much Would Rhinoplasty Cost for Me?
This may cost $5000 at the low end. Most of these procedures are affordable with financing options. As a 17 year old, you will need your parents' consent. Find a plastic surgeon with ELITE credentials who performs hundreds of rhinoplasties and rhinoplasty revisions each year. Then look at the plastic surgeon's website before and after photo galleries to get a sense of who can deliver the results.
Kenneth Hughes, MD Los Angeles, CA
Most facial plastic surgeons have a standard rhinoplasty fee here in San Diego, although some have different prices based on expected degree of difficulty of your nose/ need for implants, etc. Usually price will vary with the experience of your surgeon and may be from $5000 to $15,000. You may want to avoid the bottom pricing, but not necessarily choose the most expensive as this does not always reflect their skill. Use before and after photos to help you decide. Good Luck.
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Based on your photos you are an excellent candidate for rhinoplasty. The cost will range from $6000 to $9000 all costs included. At your age,,howev, you do need parental consent.
Uncomplicated rhinoplasty about $5500 in Atlanta.
Total cost for rhinoplasty that is uncomplicated in Atlanta is about $5500. Your parents would have to assume responsibility as you are 17 years of age.
The fee for a rhinoplasty will really depend on the type of work being done ( how complex), the surgeon and the region of the country. In NYC, that can run from $6-$15,000. Good luck.
In general, rhinoplasty costs in San Jose, CA range from $5,000 to $8,000. Prices can vary depending upon the specific type of rhinoplasty performed and whether or not an anesthesiologist is used to perform general anesthesia. Be certain to check that your surgeon is a board certified plastic surgeon who has extensive experience in rhinoplasty surgery. Also ask to see before and after photos of their rhinoplasty patients. Best wishes.
The average cost is $6-10,000. Do NOT shop price. Choose experience and good natural results. Paying for a revision of a cheap rhinoplasty costs more and the results not as good.
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