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Ethnic Rhinoplasty in New York City

Performed by New York City’s #1 double board-certified facial plastic surgeon with 20+ years of experience in ethnic rhinoplasty.


Dr. Miller is a renowned facial plastic surgeon with specialized experience in ethnic rhinoplasty. With Dr. Miller as your surgeon, you can expect:

  • Surgery performed by a top surgeon board-certified in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery and otolaryngology/head and neck surgery
  • A surgeon with 20+ years of ethnic rhinoplasty expertise
  • Collaborative consultations through the NatraLook process, tailored to match your vision for ethnic rhinoplasty with Dr. Miller’s
  • Care from a surgeon who has been recognized as a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for 10+ years
  • Your procedure to be performed in a surgical facility accredited by The Joint Commission

Your nose, your identity — enhanced, not erased

  1. Dr. Miller uses his NatraLook® Approach to design a customized ethnic rhinoplasty plan that ensures your expectations and his recommendations are aligned.
  2. The information gathered during the initial consultation allows Dr. Miller to estimate the expected surgery length, which usually takes about 1-5 hours.
  3. At his fully accredited surgery center, Dr. Miller and his team administer anesthesia so that you’re asleep during the procedure.
  4. Post-anesthesia, Dr. Miller strategically creates precise incisions tailored to ethnic rhinoplasty corrections, considering unique features for a natural outcome.
  5. Based on your needs, he may perform an alar base reduction, nasal tip reduction, nasal bridge skin graft, and other techniques to enhance your ethnic features.
  6. Finally, Dr. Miller meticulously sutures each incision to promote a healthy recovery and reduce the risk of scarring.
  7. Dr. Miller’s team schedules follow-up appointments to monitor your recovery and progress.

Consultations & Consultation Fee

  • Consultations are conducted in person in our midtown New York City office, our New Orleans office, or via the Internet (pictures and/or a live web-cam consultation). The consultation fee is $400 and is required upon scheduling. This fee can be applied to the final cost of your procedure.

Consultations & Consultation Fee

    Consultations are conducted in person in our midtown New York City office, our New Orleans office, or via the Internet (pictures and/or a live web-cam consultation). The consultation fee is $400 and is required upon scheduling. This fee can be applied to the final cost of your procedure.


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Is an ethnic rhinoplasty painful?

You can expect swelling and discomfort after an ethnic rhinoplasty, but the pain should subside within a few days.

What is the difference between a rhinoplasty and ethnic rhinoplasty?

Rhinoplasty in ethnic patients often requires a different approach than in Caucasian patients. While individuals vary dramatically, there are some characteristics common to the different ethnicities that can make rhinoplasty more challenging and these must be addressed and taken into account in order to achieve an optimal result.

How much does an ethnic rhinoplasty in New York City cost?

The average cost of an ethnic rhinoplasty procedure in New York City in 2023 is around $6,000 to $26,000.

What questions should I ask my ethnic rhinoplasty provider?

Make sure to ask the following questions during your ethnic rhinoplasty consultation:

  • How many years of experience do you have with ethnic rhinoplasty procedures?
  • Can you describe the specific techniques you use in ethnic rhinoplasty to address unique ethnic features?
  • How do you tailor the procedure to preserve the patient’s ethnic identity while achieving the desired enhancements?
  • What is the expected recovery time for ethnic rhinoplasty?
  • Are there potential risks or complications associated with the procedure, and how do you address them?
  • Can you provide before-and-after photos of previous ethnic rhinoplasty patients you have treated, including patients with similar ethnic characteristics to mine?
  • What is the typical follow-up care after ethnic rhinoplasty?
  • Can you walk me through the step-by-step process of ethnic rhinoplasty, from consultation to recovery?
  • Do you have testimonials or references from previous ethnic rhinoplasty patients?
  • Are there specific precautions or activities to avoid during the recovery period?

What are the benefits of an ethnic rhinoplasty?

Ethnic rhinoplasty is a personalized procedure that can address the following concerns:

  • Addressing thicker nasal skin
  • Correcting weak tip cartilages
  • Removal of a hump
  • Raising a flat bridge
  • Narrowing a wide appearance or broad base
  • Adding more definition to a bulbous tip
  • Raising a drooping tip
  • Improving large or flared nostrils

What is done in an ethnic rhinoplasty?

Ethnic rhinoplasty begins with a comprehensive consultation. During this assessment, Dr. Miller evaluated your nasal structure and individual goals. He then uses his NatraLook Approach to create a customized roadmap to your ideal nose, considering your unique ethnic features. On the day of the surgery, anesthesia is administered to ensure comfort. Dr. Miller makes strategic incisions and adjusts the nose’s bone, cartilage, and other structures. Finally, he closes the incisions. Dr. Miller’s team closely monitors you after surgery and schedules follow-up appointments to assess progress and provide guidance on recovery.

What age is suitable for an ethnic rhinoplasty?

The suitable age for an ethnic rhinoplasty is determined on an individual basis, with Dr. Miller assessing each patient to tailor the procedure according to their specific needs and concerns.

What is an ethnic rhinoplasty?

Ethnic rhinoplasty refers to rhinoplasty procedures performed on patients of ethnicity. Most ethnic rhinoplasty patients in our New York office are looking to improve upon their nose but still retain and preserve their ethnic identity. They typically do not want a fully westernized look, but they do want an improved nasal appearance that is in harmony with the rest of their facial features.

Dr. Miller typically sees patients of the following descent for ethnic rhinoplasty:

How long can the results of an ethnic rhinoplasty last?

Ethnic rhinoplasty results are typically permanent and last a lifetime.

What are the risks of an ethnic rhinoplasty?

The most common risks of ethnic rhinoplasty are scarring and hyperpigmentation (darkening skin), but partnering with a double board-certified surgeon like Dr. Miller can significantly reduce your risk of complications.


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