Rhinoplasty Consultation: Top Questions to Ask

Having a preoperative consultation is one of the most important steps regarding a rhinoplasty procedure. This is your chance to meet with your surgeon and learn more about the procedure and decide whether it is right for you.

How Much Experience Do You Have?
One of the best ways to learn more about your surgeon is to ask about their surgical experience. This also gives the surgeon a chance to learn more about you as well. A good surgeon will always be straightforward and open with you about his or her past work.

How Will You Perform The Procedure?
Keep in mind that every patient is different so every rhinoplasty procedure needs a tailored approach. Your surgeon should be willing to take the time to explain his or her plan in detail.

What Are The Risks?
As with any surgical procedure, rhinoplasties come with certain risks. During your rhinoplasty consultation, you should ask your surgeon about the risks of the procedure so that you can make an informed decision about your health.

What Can I Do To Obtain The Best Results?
There are several steps you can take to improve your chances of a positive outcome. During your rhinoplasty consultation, your surgeon should have a detailed list of ways to care for your nose both before and after the procedure.

How Long Will It Be Until I See My Final Result?
One of the most pressing questions on your mind as your prepare for a rhinoplasty procedure is how long you will have to wait before seeing your final result. Always ask your surgeon about this during your consultation. Your surgeon can give you an estimate as well as an overview of the recovery process.

Schedule Your Consultation
The best way to understand whether rhinoplasty is the right choice for you is to talk to Ear, Nose & Throat of Fairfield about your personal goals and listen to our recommendations on how to achieve them. Schedule your consultation today by calling 203-259-4700.