Did you know that 1.8 million people in the United States underwent some type of plastic surgery in 2016? Plastic surgery procedures are common. Fortunately, this means there’s a lot of data is available as well, so you can discover the average price of a given surgery. Keep in mind, however, that costs may vary from patient to patient and also doctor to doctor.
Roughly 300,000 people received breast augmentations in 2016. At the time, the average breast augmentation surgery cost roughly $3,800.
Meanwhile, roughly 225,000 liposuction procedures were performed. This fat removal surgery typically costs around $3,200. The next most popular surgery were so-called nose jobs. Roughly 223,000 nose job surgeries were performed in 2016 with an average cost north of $5,000.
As you can see, prices can vary a lot from surgery type to surgery type. At the same time, costs can vary a lot from person to person and your specific conditions may impact the final price of plastic surgery.
You also want to make sure that you work with a top-notch plastic surgeon who can perform the job correctly and to your satisfaction. Further, make sure you talk about complication risks with your plastic surgeon.