Nipple Correction (Inverted Nipple) Surgery Cost & Guide

Nipple Correction (Inverted Nipple) Surgery Cost & Guide

Written by Medical Quality Manager, Clare , BN (Hons)

Medical Review by Chief Commercial Officer, Dr. Lizzie Tuckey , MBBS, BA

Nipple correction, also known as inverted nipple surgery, is a surgical procedure that aims to allow the nipple to stick out from the areola (the dark skin around the nipple). A very simple surgery, nipple correction, can increase your confidence in intimate moments and make certain close-fitting styles of clothing more comfortable to wear.


Procedure time

30 to 120 mins

Overnight stay

0 nights


Usually local is used, but sometimes general is used

Recovery time

6 weeks to 12 weeks

Please note that we do not offer cosmetic surgery services. The information provided on this page is intended as a general guide for patients. For personalised advice and treatment options, please consult with a qualified healthcare professional.

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Some common nipple correction FAQs include the following:

How long after pregnancy or breast feeding must I wait to have a nipple correction?
Will I need additional surgeries after my nipple correction?
When will I see the final results of inverted nipple correction?
What effects will drugs, smoking and alcohol have on a nipple correction?

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