Member since 5/5/2014


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Rhinoplasty Diary. - Chatswood, Sydney, Australia

Hello everyone, I am a 21 year old female from Melbourne planning to have a rhinoplasty done with Dr. Shahidi later this year. I created this account to show you all my journey from the initial consultation through to the surgery and of course all post-operative care. I currently have my consultation scheduled for the 29th of May, and cannot wait! I have had insecurities about my nose for... READ MORE

Recent comments from frenchfig

Thank you! I was quoted $12,000 but got quite a bit back from my private health insurer. I think the overall cost depends on whether the surgery is considered purely cosmetic or whether there are medical components. There was in my case... READ COMMENT

I had an open rhinoplasty. It was noticeably swollen for about 6 weeks after the surgery and has down each week since. READ COMMENT

Thank you Helen that's so kind. I believe my new nose compliments my face too and I truly think this is the nose I should have been born with! Haha. Best of luck with your surgery :). READ COMMENT

Thank you! I cannot recommend Dr. Shahidi highly enough. I didn't have a bulbous nose by definition, but certainly my nose needed a lot of correcting. I had a prominent dorsal hump removed, my nose straightened (as it was off centre)... READ COMMENT