Nose Job Risks and Complications

by | Apr 11, 2013

Nose Job Risks and ComplicationsWhen you are considering any plastic surgery procedure, it is important that you carefully weigh both the risks and benefits. While nose reshaping is generally considered safe and can significantly improve your entire facial appearance, Scottsdale plastic surgeon Dr. Richard Brown strongly believes our patients deserve to know about potential risks in order to make an informed decision. If you have specific questions about nose job risks, Dr. Brown will be happy to address them during your initial consultation.

Potential Nose Job Risks

As with all surgeries, nose jobs come with risks such as bleeding, infection, negative reaction to anesthesia, and scarring. Nose job surgery also comes with specific risks including:

These risks are rare, so when you choose an experienced board-certified plastic surgeon by the American Board of Plastic Surgery like Dr. Brown, you can expect to have optimal results. However, it is impossible to guarantee that your nose job will be without complications.

How to reduce your risk for complications and what you can realistically expect from your nose job will be discussed with you in full during your initial consultation.

If you live in or around the Scottsdale area of Arizona and are interested honest information about the risks and benefits of nose job surgery, please contact Richard J. Brown, M.D. today to schedule an initial consultation.