Skip to main content
San Raphael Rhinoplasty, Nose Job Surgery city, state

Changing the appearance of your nose is an intricate and delicate procedure, but it can help redefine your facial appearance. Whether you have a crooked or misshapen nose from trauma or were born with a nose that does not blend well with your other features, rhinoplasty, or a “nose job,” can reshape or resize this central feature. Residents of San Raphael or Petaluma now have access to an experienced and highly esteemed facial plastic surgeon at our office in Mill Valley.

Dr. Evan Ransom has undergone extensive education and training to become one of the most respected facial plastic surgeons in California. He is board certified in two specialties: otolaryngology (head and neck surgery) and facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. In addition to his impressive credentials, Dr. Ransom has achieved his success and proven results by using a tailored, personalized approach to all his surgical procedures, including beautiful results for our rhinoplasty patients.

Advanced Techniques in Rhinoplasty

When determining the best shape for a nose, it is important to take the entire facial structure into consideration. You want a nose that is still uniquely yours while removing features that cause it to detract from your overall appearance. Dr. Ransom uses both closed and open surgical techniques in our rhinoplasty procedures, choosing the best method based on the individual patient. Rhinoplasty can address issues that cause aesthetic or functional issues, including:

  • Humps or depressions on the nasal bridge
  • Nasal tips that are bulbous, boxy, droopy or hooked
  • Oversized noses
  • Wide or upturned nostrils
  • Crooked or non-symmetrical noses
  • Sinus issues, breathing problems or snoring
  • Rhinoplasty revisions

If you live in Petaluma or San Raphael and are considering changing the appearance of your nose, contact our office to schedule a consultation with Dr. Evan Ransom. He will explain the options available and listen to your concerns. He will help to determine the best solution to give you the nose that improves your appearance and looks natural with your existing features.

Please note that all patients are different and individual healing times and results may vary. The statements regarding procedures and recovery made here are general rules.

Our Patient Reviews

San Francisco Center for Facial Plastic, Reconstructive & Laser Surgery

5 / 5.0

Based on 23 reviews

Christina G.

I had several nasal/sinus issues including a severely deviated septum and a dorsal hump, which I wasn't crazy about. Dr Ransom did both the medical and aesthetic parts of my surgery and he did a wonderful job! While I did have some swelling, I didn't experience much bruising at all. I loved that he left the natural look of my nose just making small corrections. My breathing has GREATLY improved. His office staff was super helpful in scheduling and making sure payment and everything was very clear. I am very, very, very pleased with my results!!

Tk I.

I had a terrible surf accident in Bali and needed to get 50 stitches to repair what the reef did to my face. I had emergency cosmetic surgery in Bali the day of the accident. Immediately when i got back to the states i was introduced to Dr Ransom through some mutual friends. I was searching for the best cosmetic surgeon in San Francisco to help in my recovery. He and his team have been amazing! he helped establish a plan for my post-op wound care/treatment and administered some initial laser treatments. Dr Ransom and his team are extremely knowledgeable and very patient / helpful. I am very grateful for their help and support. I am finally looking normal again!

Joey B.

I had three issues with my nose - which inhibited my breathing: 1- broken nose, 2 - narrow nostrils that collapsed when I inhaled through my nose, 3 - deviated septum. When I was living in New York, I went to see a doctor about my breathing issues, and he said my skin was too thin and there was likely nothing he could do to rectify the problem. Dr. Ransom was recommended by an ENT I saw through One Medical. As soon as he saw him, he said he could easily fix my nose, and remove the bump that had formed from the trauma. His confidence and strong sense of self immediately put me at ease, and I had little doubt that he could accomplish exactly what he promised. He showed me a modified picture of my nose , and really liked what he proposed. The end result very closely matched what he promised. Not only can I now breath much more easily through my nose, it looks much better. He managed to make it look like an improved version of itself, however I still look like me, and unless I tell anyone I had it done, it's not overly noticeable, which I prefer. I'm pretty vain and very critical, and I can say that Dr. Ransom is great, and comes highly recommended.

Edward T.

Doctor Evan Ransom took my surgery on relatively short order and did a wonderful job. He is very talented and has a nice friendly professional support staff. I can not thank him enough, he was calm, caring, professional and interested in the follow results of his work . He seemed to bring a certain artistry to the profession.

Lisa C.

Dr. Ransom is a talented physician. He is knowledgeable, professional and goes the extra mile to make you feel comfortable during your treatments. He has been blessed with an artistic eye which brings wonderful results. I highly recommend Dr. Ransom and would refer all of my friends and family members to choose him as their physician.

Cheryl H.

Dr Ransom is very kind, honest, and conscience doctor. I was referred by my best friend, she is also Doctor Ransom patient. She has so much good things said about Doctor Ransom. So I had a face lift done by Doctor Ransom on July 2015. He did a wonderful job on my face and I have a lot of compliments on my face. So if anyone want to get their face done. I would highly recommended Doctor Ransom to you. I give Doctor Ransom a five stars.

Jill P.

I have currently been getting botox regularly with Dr. Ransom and he does a fantastic job. My previous doctor's office moved to another location where it was no longer convenient. I didn't realize what I was missing until I went to Dr. Ransom. I felt really comfortable, but most important he did a terrific job blowing my previous doctor out of the park. (Sometimes it's good switch it up a bit to make sure you are getting the best treatment.) On top of that, Dee the office manager is an incredible asset to the office. She personalizes your visit and relationship with the office to an extent I have never experienced before. I even get follow up calls to see how I am doing after a treatment. I highly recommend Dr. Ransom for his great work, and his team's impeccable customer service.

Arielle C.

Dr. Ransom and Dee are the BEST! Whether it's aesthetic or reconstructive, I'd trust him over and over again with my face.