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Plastic Surgery


Prominent Ear Correction


Always felt your ears stick out just a little too much? That feeling can be put behind you with our prominent ear correction treatment. We will shape the skin and cartilage behind the ears so that they are no longer as noticeable.

The treatment can be completed under local anaesthetic.

Prominent Ear Correction Procedure with Dr. Sof


Considering a prominent ear correction to enhance the appearance of your ears and boost your confidence? Discover what to expect when you choose Dr. Sofiane Rimouche for your prominent ear correction journey:

Consultation and Evaluation: Your prominent ear correction journey begins with a comprehensive consultation with Dr. Sof. During this initial meeting, Dr. Sof will listen attentively to your concerns, assess your ear anatomy, and discuss your goals for ear correction. He will perform a thorough examination to determine if a prominent ear correction is the most suitable option to address your needs.

Preparation: On the day of your prominent ear correction procedure, you’ll arrive at the surgical facility prepared for your surgery. Dr. Sof and his team will ensure you’re comfortable and relaxed before administering anaesthesia to ensure your comfort throughout the procedure.

Surgical Technique: Dr. Sof will employ advanced surgical techniques to address prominent ears and create a more natural ear contour. Depending on your unique anatomy and aesthetic goals, Dr. Sof may recommend an otoplasty procedure to reshape the ears and bring them closer to the head.

Otoplasty Procedure: For patients with protruding or asymmetrical ears, Dr. Sof may recommend an otoplasty procedure. This surgery involves making discreet incisions behind the ears to access the cartilage. Dr. Sof will then reshape and reposition the cartilage to create a more balanced and symmetrical ear appearance. Special sutures may be used to secure the ears closer to the head and enhance the natural contour of the ears.

Closing Incisions and Recovery: Following the procedure, Dr. Sof will close the incisions with sutures and apply dressings as needed. You’ll be closely monitored in the recovery area before being discharged with detailed post-operative instructions. Dr. Sof will schedule follow-up appointments to monitor your progress, address any concerns, and ensure a smooth recovery process.

Results: As you heal from the prominent ear correction procedure, you’ll begin to notice the improved appearance and symmetry of your ears. Dr. Sof’s approach aims to ensure natural-looking results that enhance your features while maintaining harmony and balance.


Important Note from Dr. Sof: While you may observe initial improvements, the complete results of your Prominent Ear Correction surgery may take a few months as swelling gradually subsides. Dr. Sof employs advanced techniques to ensure optimal outcomes, and he will closely monitor your progress throughout the healing process.

Guidance on Return to Activities: Your personalised plan for gradually resuming daily activities will be meticulously crafted in collaboration with Dr. Sof, ensuring a smooth transition back to your regular routine. Dr. Sof will provide detailed instructions based on your individual healing progress, allowing you to resume activities comfortably and confidently.


You may choose to undergo a Prominent Ear Correction for a variety of reasons which are personal to you. These may include:

Many individuals seek Prominent Ear Correction surgery to improve the appearance of their ears and achieve a more balanced facial profile. This procedure can help address prominent or protruding ears, leading to increased self-confidence and improved self-esteem.

Prominent ears can often cause self-consciousness and embarrassment, particularly in social situations or when wearing certain hairstyles. Prominent Ear Correction surgery provides a permanent solution, allowing individuals to feel more comfortable and at ease with their appearance.

Prominent Ear Correction surgery can correct asymmetrical ears or ears that protrude unevenly, resulting in a more symmetrical and harmonious facial appearance. This improved symmetry can enhance overall facial aesthetics and create a more balanced look.

For many individuals, Prominent Ear Correction surgery is a life-changing procedure that can significantly enhance their quality of life. By addressing concerns about their ear appearance, individuals can experience improved self-confidence, self-image, and overall well-being.


Guide Price for a Prominent Ear Correction


Prominent ear correction surgery, aimed at improving the appearance of protruding ears, carries certain risks and potential complications. These may include infection, bleeding, asymmetry, and changes in ear shape or position. However, under the care of Dr. Sof, you can find comfort in his expertise and dedication to patient safety. Dr. Sof employs surgical techniques and personalised treatment plans to minimise risks and achieve the best outcomes possible for each patient. With his compassionate care and attention to detail, you can undergo prominent ear correction surgery with confidence, knowing you’re in expert hands.

*During the consultation process you will have a detailed discussion about all of the potential risks and benefits.


The following five steps will support your recovery


It is vital all of our patients closely follow these steps

"Dr. Sof is a very professional, informative and caring doctor. He made me feel happy and extremely comfortable with my chosen treatment".


Pinnaplasty or Otoplasty is an operation which adjusts the shape of the cartilage within the ear to create the missing folds and to allow the ear to lie closer to the side of the head. Because the operation is carried out from behind the ears, a small scar is left close to the groove between the ear and the side of the head.

The procedure will take around 1 hour to complete, Dr Sof will discuss this with you at your consultation

After Ear Correction procedure, your ears will be covered in bandages for protection and support. This maybe for a few days until a follow up appointment with your Doctor, where they will remove these. You may feel some swelling and discomfort during this time.

Pinnaplasty is the surgical procedure to pin back bat ears. This involves a cut behind the ear and then folding of the cartilage to pull back the protruding ears. Frequently, a head bandage is required following this procedure.

Earfold The Earfold is a new method of prominent ear correction. This uses an implantable clip to fold back the cartilage. This is inserted through an incision on the front of the ear.

Dr. Sof will provide specific instructions on when it’s safe to resume wearing earrings or other ear accessories. In general, it’s best to avoid wearing earrings or putting pressure on the ears during the initial stages of recovery to allow for optimal healing.



Disclaimer: Prices displayed on the website may vary depending on individual patient needs. Additionally, results vary from person to person and are influenced by individual factors.

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Disclaimer: Prices displayed on the website may vary depending on individual patient needs. Additionally, results vary from person to person and are influenced by individual factors.