Plastic Surgery Procedures

Below is a list of plastic surgery and cosmetic surgery procedures, an overview of costs associated with each, recovery time and a links to more information as well as surgeons in your area.


Surgeons:  Athens  |  Atlanta  |  Augusta  |  Columbus  |  Macon  |  Savannah


Average Cost: $15,000 – $21,000
Recovery Time: 1-2 Weeks
Facelift surgery is a cosmetic procedure that revives areas of the face with loose skin and wrinkles by tightening the soft tissue and muscles.

(Nose Job) Rhinoplasty

See our Rhinoplasty Guidebook

Average Cost: $9,000 – $10,500
Recovery Time: 1-2 Weeks
Nose surgery or rhinoplasty reshapes the nose to eliminate cosmetic flaws, to repair the nose after a trauma, or to fix certain breathing problems.

Eyelid Lift (Blepheroplasty)

Average Cost: $4,500 – $5,000
Recovery Time: 5-10 Days
An eyelid lift removes excess skin and fat from the eyelids and tightens the skin and muscles of the eye area for a youthful, awake appearance.


Surgeons:  Athens  |  Atlanta  |  Augusta  |  Columbus  |  Macon  |  Savannah

Breast Lift

Average Cost: $8,000 – $9,500
Recovery Time: 1-3 Weeks
A breast lift, also known as mastopexy, removes excess skin and fat from the breasts and tightens the remaining skin and tissue to remove sagging.

Breast Augmentation

Average Cost: $7,500 – $10,000
Recovery Time: 1-3 Weeks
Breast augmentation changes the look of the breasts by using a saline or silicone implant placed behind the natural breast to improve size and shape.

Breast Reduction

Average Cost: $8,000 – $9,500
Recovery Time: 1-3 Weeks
Breast reduction is performed to remove excess breast tissue to reduce the size of the breast and decrease symptoms such as back and neck pain.


Average Cost: $4,500 – $6,000
Recovery Time: 5-7 Days
Male breast reduction surgery for gynecomastia is a procedure that removes excess fat, glandular tissue, and skin for a firmer, more toned chest.


Surgeons:  Athens  |  Atlanta  |  Augusta  |  Columbus  |  Macon  |  Savannah


See our Liposuction Guidebook

Average Cost: $2,000 – $4,400
Recovery Time: 2-5 Days
Liposuction is a surgery to remove excess fat from patients who are active, but cannot get rid of stubborn fat pockets through diet and exercise.


Average Cost: $2,000 – $4,400
Recovery Time: 2-7 Days
Smartlipo uses an innovative liposuction technique that removes fat with fewer days of recovery, less scarring and bruising, and no stitches.

Tummy Tuck

Average Cost: $7,500 – $11,000
Recovery Time: 10-14 Days
An abdominoplasty, also known as a tummy tuck, removes excess skin and fat from the abdomen and may include tightening the muscles of the abdomen.

Buttock Augmentation

Average Cost: $12,500 – $14,000
Recovery Time: 2-4 Weeks
Buttocks augmentation is a cosmetic surgery that adds implants under the gluteal muscles to enlarge and enhance the buttocks for improved contour.

Body Contouring

Average Cost: $6,000 – $20,000
Recovery Time: 1 Day to 3 Weeks
Dr. Hendricks offers body contouring surgery, which removes excess fat and tightens and reshapes body parts affected by weight loss and pregnancy.