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"Patients' Choice Award" by Vitals.com

Dr. Sam Naficy has been awarded the "Patients' Choice Award" by Vitals.com - a website dedicated to rating the quality of physicians across the country. Out of 720,000 physicians, only 5% received this honor.


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CASE OF THE MONTH

Seattle rhinoplasty surgeon Sam Naficy, MD performed this rhinoplasty procedure to help refine the tip and reduce the hump on the bridge of the nose. The patient also had a deviated septum which was corrected at the same time as the rhinoplasty.

See the before and after results here

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ARE YOU INTERESTED IN SEEING WHAT YOUR NOSE COULD LOOK LIKE AFTER A RHINOPLASTY?

Seattle rhinoplasty surgeon Dr. Sam Naficy can perform computer simulations to help you visualize the potential outcome of rhinoplasty. Check out this link for more details about rhinoplasty simulations. Also, if you are wondering whether you would be a good candidate for rhinoplasty, you may submit your photographs to us for a virtual consultation.


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DR. SAM NAFICY VOTED TOP SEATTLE PLASTIC SURGEON FOR THE FACE

Voted by his medical peers for his expertise in rhinoplasty and facial cosmetic surgery
Seattle Magazine


More Rhinoplasty Information

A brief overview.

Consultation

If you are considering rhinoplasty we encourage you to schedule a private consultation with Dr. Naficy or another equally qualified surgeon who regularly performs rhinoplasty. There is a great variety in nose shapes and features and each procedure must be custom tailored for the patient to get the best possible result. During the consultation visit Dr. Naficy will listen to your concerns and discuss your options. He will tell you whether you are a suitable candidate for rhinoplasty and inform you of the potential risks of the procedure. Your breathing passages will also be evaluated and it will be determined whether you are eligible for insurance coverage of a portion of the procedure. Rhinoplasty costs will be also discussed at that visit. If you are interested in a rhinoplasty simulation, digital photos can be taken during the consultation visit and a rhinoplasty simulation will be performed. . . . read more.

Simulation

Patients seeking rhinoplasty may benefit greatly from a computer simulation of the potential result. Many undesirable features of the nose affect the profile much more than they affect the front view. Most of us rarely get a good look at our profile, and if so, it is usually through a photograph. Computer simulation allows the surgeon to reshape the nose digitally and to give the patient an idea of possible outcome from the rhinoplasty procedure. Let's look at an example. . . . read more.

Anesthesia

We use IV sedation anesthesia, which is a very safe and effective method of anesthesia for rhinoplasty. IV sedation anesthesia is extremely safe compared to the standard general anesthesia techniques used today. The main advantages of IV sedation anesthesia are: (i) it does not require putting a breathing tube in the throat, (ii) it does not require a breathing machine, (iii) the recovery is much faster, (iv) there is much less "hang-over" from anesthesia, and (v) there is much less nausea. All these elements translate into greater comfort and safety. Dr. Naficy has used this technique of anesthesia in several thousand plastic surgery procedures without any anesthetic complications. . . . read more.

Recovery

A tape dressing and a protective shell will cover the bridge of the nose for one week. With modern techniques employed by Dr. Naficy, no packing is required inside the nose. There may be some discoloration and swelling around the eyes which will typically improve over 5-7 days. One week is usually enough time for returning to work and social activities. . . . read more.

Cost of Rhinoplasty

Cost of rhinoplasty may be an important deciding factor. Most of us have a budget and all of us would like to get a good deal. But any consideration of price must be weighed against value, in this case something you will be wearing on your face everyday for the rest of your life. . . . read more.

Septoplasty

Septoplasty is a surgical procedure used to correct deviation of the septum and the nasal stuffiness it causes. The septum is a partition that divides the nose into two compartments. The septum is made up of cartilage and bone and is covered on both sides with the mucous membrane of the nose. . . . read more.

Non-Surgical

A non-surgical rhinoplasty or non-surgical nose job is a type of procedure that uses injection of safe and effective filler materials to alter the shape of the nose. Non-surgical rhinoplasty is a quick and easy alternative for those who want to improve certain features of their nose but are not yet ready for a surgical rhinoplasty. Non-surgical rhinoplasty typically takes 10 minutes to perform and has minimal discomfort and minimal recovery associated with it. . . . read more.

FAQ

Below you will find a list of some of the more common questions related to rhinoplasty that our patients have asked over the years. If you have a question for which you don't see an answer here, we welcome you to ask us. . . . read more.


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