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Otoplasty

OTOPLASTY

Procedure Overview

Otoplasty — also known as cosmetic ear surgery — is a procedure to change the shape, position or size of the ears.

You might choose to have Otoplasty if you’re bothered by how far your ears stick out from your head. You might also consider Otoplasty if your ear or ears are misshapen due to an injury or birth defect.

Otoplasty can be done at any age after the ears have reached their full size usually after age 5 through adulthood. In some cases, the surgery is done as early as age 3, If a child is born with prominent ears and certain other ear-shape problems, splinting may successfully correct these issues if started immediately after birth.

Procedure Length : 2-3 Hours
Recovery Time : 1-2 Weeks
Anesthesia : General
Consultation : Free

What happens after the operation?

After Otoplasty, your ears will be covered in bandages for protection and support , A few days after otoplasty, your doctor will remove your bandages. Your ears will likely be swollen and red. You’ll need to wear a loose headband that covers your ears at night for two to six weeks.