Pricing

Virtually all patients considering elective plastic surgery wonder about prices, whether they live in Burbank, Glendale, or another Los Angeles community. Yet few plastic surgery practices make this information easily accessible before patients come in for their consultations. Because medical insurance does not cover plastic surgery, cost is a factor when a patient is choosing a plastic surgeon.

While it is not possible to provide an exact quote without a personalized consultation and a physical examination, we do provide a price range reflecting the general cost of aesthetic surgery procedures at our practice. We hope this information is helpful to patients, but we strongly recommend that the price should be only one factor in the choice of your plastic surgeon.

What Is Included in Our Pricing

Knowing what is included in the pricing of plastic surgery is important. If various fees are not included in the quoted price, you may be in for a bit of sticker shock when you see the final bill. Our office provides complete pricing transparency. No surprises. Our surgery pricing includes:

  • Your personalized consultation (The nominal $50.00 fee that you pay at your consultation will be applied to your total cost of surgery.)
  • Your pre-operative appointment
  • Basic lab fees 
  • Covid-19 testing fee (for patients who are not vaccinated)
  • Arnicare (rhinoplasty and blepharoplasty patients)
  • Plastic surgeon fees
  • Anesthesiologist fees
  • Operating room fees
  • Surgical team fees
  • Pathology (if applicable)
  • Post-surgery garments (if applicable)
  • 1 year of post-operative appointments

Costs that are not a part of our pricing include: prescription medications (electronic prescriptions are provided at your pre-operative appointment), antibacterial soap, stool softener, and, in some cases, a medical clearance and/or EKG, depending on your age or medical history. We explain your particulars during your consultation.

Financing Your Surgery

Our mission includes making plastic surgery accessible to as many women and men who want it. We accept CareCredit®, Alphaeon®, Visa, Mastercard®, and Discover®. We also work with Prosper Healthcare Lending, who specializes in financing for elective health care procedures. Easy online applications are available on our Financing page under Resources.

Breast Surgery Pricing

The cost of breast enhancement surgery can vary when a patient decides to combine procedures, such as a breast lift with implants. The extent of a surgery influences the final cost, which is why we have listed a range of prices.

Breast Augmentation: $6,875 to $8,300

Cohesive silicone gel breast implants vary in price and cost more than saline implants. Visit our Breast Augmentation page.

Breast Lift: $8,950 to $12,000

Several factors affect the cost of a breast lift: the incision site, the amount of skin removed, and whether the patient wants a fuller look by adding implants (saline or silicone). The cost is more for patients getting breast lifts after losing significant weight because more time is needed in the operating room. Visit our Breast Lift page.

Breast Reduction: $11,350 to $13,000

Much like a breast lift, the cost of breast reduction surgery can vary depending on the extent of skin and tissue removed and the incisions used. These factors can influence the amount of time in the operating room. Visit our Breast Reduction page.

Male Breast Reduction (Gynecomastia): $6,900 to $8,000

Male breast reduction surgery corrects a condition called gynecomastia, and the cost of the surgery depends on the technique used, including whether liposuction and/or skin excision is involved. Visit our Male Breast Reduction page.

Body Contouring Surgery Pricing

Body contouring procedures, such as a tummy tuck or plastic surgery after weight loss, typically involve more time in the operating room.

Tummy Tuck: $5,500 to $11,300

The majority of patients undergo a full tummy tuck, but in a few cases, Dr. Vartany can get optimal results with a mini tummy tuck. A tummy tuck often involves liposuction. Visit our Tummy Tuck page.

Thigh Lift: $8,950 to $11,000

The cost of a thigh lift is determined by the technique, the amount of skin to be excised and whether liposuction is necessary. Visit our Thigh Lift page.

Arm Lift (Brachioplasty): $8,950 to $11,000

The cost of an arm lift is determined by the technique, the amount of skin to be excised, and whether liposuction is necessary. Visit our Arm Lift page.

Liposuction: Starting at $3,000

The cost of liposuction is determined by the size of the treatment area and the type of anesthesia. Visit our Liposuction page.

Mommy Makeover: $14,137 to $40,000

One of the most sought-after surgeries by women today, a mommy makeover has no set components. The beauty of the makeover is that it is customized to each individual patient. Surgery may be as simple as a breast augmentation with a tummy tuck, while other patients require more extensive reconstruction. In some cases, a patient will need to undergo multiple surgeries to achieve their desired outcome. A personalized consultation with Dr. Vartany will allow him to tailor a surgical plan specifically to you and for your specific needs. Visit our Mommy Makeover page.

Facial Rejuvenation Surgery

Facial plastic surgery costs may vary considerably depending on the procedures being done. Combining multiple procedures into a single operation can be cost effective and provide optimal results. Having only one period of downtime adds to the benefit.

Facelift: $12,025 to $15,000

A facelift addresses the lower portion of your face and neck. The cost will vary depending on the techniques necessary and the amount of time needed in the operating room. Visit our Facelift page.

Blepharoplasty: $3,500 to $7,150

The cost of eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) depends on whether the upper eyelids, lower eyelids, or both are included in the operation. Another determining factor is the type of anesthesia required. Visit our Eyelid Surgery page.

Forehead and Brow Lift: $4,850 to $10,150

The cost of forehead surgery depends on whether it is performed as a stand-alone surgery or combined with upper eyelids, lower eyelids, or both. The three procedures are often combined to provide optimal results. Visit our Brow Lift page.

Rhinoplasty: $11,650 to $15,150

Factors such as the surgery’s complexity, whether it is a secondary surgery, and the technique used can all affect the final cost. Visit our Rhinoplasty page.

Otoplasty (Ear Pinning): $5,125 to $5,875

The cost for Otoplasty will vary based on the type of anesthesia needed. Some patients can tolerate the procedure under local anesthesia, while others will require a full surgical team under general anesthesia. Visit our Otoplasty page.

Nonsurgical Treatment Costs

We have included the price of some popular nonsurgical treatments in addition to plastic surgery procedures available at our office. Less expensive alternatives to plastic surgery can be just what you need; however, not all patients may be good candidates for these options. Please be mindful that some treatments may require additional preparation, which adds to the total expense.

BOTOX® Cosmetic & Dysport®: $13 per unit

The cost of botulinumtoxinA is measured per unit, and the final price depends on the extent of the rejuvenation desired by our patients. Visit our BOTOX® Cosmetic & Dysport® page.

Dermal Fillers: Starting at $550 per syringe

The price of your filler treatment will vary based on the product used, the areas being treated, and the amount needed to create the desired result. Filler and botulinumtoxinA injections are often combined during a single appointment. Visit our Dermal Fillers page.

Soft Tissue Fillers Offered at Armen Vartany, M.D.

Filler:Juvéderm® XC †Juvéderm Voluma® XC †Radiesse®
Cost: $550/syringe*$650/syringe*$550/syringe*
Primarily Used:Lips, Laugh Lines, Marionette LinesCheek AreaLaugh Lines, Marionette Lines
Results Can Last: (According to each company)Up to 1 yearUp to 2 yearsUp to 1 year 
Results Typically Last: ††2-6 months9-12 months6-9 months
Filler: Cost: Primarily Used: Results Can Last: (According to each company) Results Typically Last: †† 
Juvéderm® XC † $550/syringe* Lips, Laugh Lines, Marionette Lines Up to 1 year 2-6 months 
Juvéderm Voluma® XC † $650/syringe* Cheek Area Up to 2 years 9-12 months 
Radiesse® $550/syringe* Laugh Lines, Marionette Lines Up to 1 year 6-9 months 

Half and quarter syringes available as well. 

† Do not use if you are allergic to lidocaine.

†† According to our patient average.

Microneedling With Plasma: $700 per treatment | Package of 3 – $1,800

Microneedling with plasma has proven to be effective for fine lines and wrinkles, as well as collagen remodeling. At Armen Vartany, MD, we only recommend treatments that we know will provide satisfactory results. For this reason, we require that a patient begin their facial rejuvenation with a package of 3 microneedling treatments. While a patient might see benefit after one session, we know that a series of 3 will yield the results that are up to Dr. Vartany’s standards. Visit our Microneedling With Plasma page.

PicoSure Skin Revitalization: Package of 3 – $1,350 | Additional Treatment – $500

A series of 3 treatments is necessary to achieve the best clinical outcome. The neck and hands may also be added for an additional fee. Visit our Laser Skin Rejuvenation page.

Laser Skin Rejuvenation (Pearl Fractional): Starting at $3000

Typically, significant improvement is seen after one treatment. In many cases, this treatment is performed in conjunction with another surgery, such as a facelift, which can alter the cost of treatment. Visit our Fractional Skin Resurfacing page.

Chemical Peels: Starting at $150 per treatment

We offer SkinMedica® chemical peels. Best results are obtained with a series of 3 chemical peels performed at 4-week intervals. Custom packages and pricing are available. Visit our Chemical Peels page.

KYBELLA®: $2400 per 2 treatment kit

KYBELLA is supplied in a 4-vial kit that is administered over 2 treatments. Individual treatments are not available. Visit our KYBELLA page.

Sclerotherapy: $300 per treatment

Sclerotherapy is priced by treatment. We offer a 45-minute session with an RN who is specially trained in Sclerotherapy. A personalized consultation is required prior to scheduling a treatment. Visit our Sclerotherapy page.

Laser Tattoo Removal With PicoSure: Starting at $158 per treatment

The cost of laser tattoo removal is determined by the size of the tattoo. The starting cost is $79 per square inch with a minimum of 2 square inches ($158). During your personalized consultation, your tattoo is measured, and available packages are discussed. Topical numbing cream is available for purchase at a cost of $29 (29g jar). Visit our Laser Tattoo Removal page.

Laser Hair Removal: Starting at $25 per treatment

Laser hair removal is available by area or by time. See pricing examples below and visit our Laser Hair Removal page.

How much will my Laser Hair Removal treatment cost?

Our office charges $100 for an up to 15-minute session. Here are examples of areas that can be covered within 15 minutes: 

  • Women: 
    • Underarms, Bikini, and Mid-line Abdomen
    • OR Underarms with Forearms
    • OR Bikini, Lower Back and Buttocks
    • OR Lower Legs
  • Men:
    • Nostrils, Ears, Anterior and Posterior Neck, Cheeks, and Underarms

By Area(s)*: 

  • $25 Upper Lip
  • $25 Chin
  • $25 Underarms
  • $40 Bikini
  • $50 Underarms and Bikini
  • $50 Full Face
  • $50 Anterior Neck
  • $50 Posterior Neck
  • $10 Single Small Area Add-On
  • *10% off when purchased in a package of 3
  • *20% off when purchased in a package of 6
  • Packages may not be combined with any other promotion.

Larger Areas:

  • $100-$200 Chest for Men 
  • $200-$300 Full Back for Men 
  • $100-$200 Lower Legs 
  • $200-$300 Full Legs 

If you have questions about plastic surgery costs or what your individual pricing may look like, please request a consultation online or call (818) 500-0823

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