What is rhinoplasty?

It is a surgical procedure that allows you to reduce, increase, or aesthetically correct the shape of your nose to obtain a symmetrical and natural appearance on your face. This cosmetic surgery is one of the most common, performed on both men and women.


  • It modifies the size of your nose in proportion to your face.
  • Corrects imperfections or congenital defects.
  • Improves some respiratory ailments.
  • It also corrects the profile, eliminating humps, large tip, or asymmetric pits.
  • Modify the size and position of the nostrils.
  • Improve your health and your confidence.

What are the times of surgery?

Times may vary depending on the patient.

Duration of surgery

2 hours

Discomfort time

1 day

Recovery time

7 days

Type of anesthesia

Local / General

Hospitalization required


Videos about rhinoplasty


Download the pre and post-operative care for rhinoplasty.

Before and After

Before and after photos of real patients operated by Dr. Baja

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have any questions? Check out some of the most common questions and answers.

1 What is rhinoplasty?

It is a procedure that consists of redesigning the nose by removing excess bone and cartilage or correcting defects and making the nose look more harmonious with the rest of the face. Also, the nose operation is one of the most delicate surgeries that exist, since the visual load of a nose concerning the face is considerable due to its location and size.

No. Since the scar is internal, it’s imperceptible.

The medications are analgesics and antibiotics.

Nosebleeds, infection, changes in skin sensitivity, pain, blemishes or swelling of the skin, and trouble breathing.

Includes: fees for the surgeon and his surgical team, hospital stay for 12 hours, and post-surgical check-up appointments.

Does not include: pre-operative analysis and medications.

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