Prominent Ear Correction
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
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
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.
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.
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 discomfirt during this time.
Book A Consultation
Please contact us to book your prominent ear correction surgery consultation, you can visit us at a number of clinics across the Northwest.
Dr Sof will discuss the procedure with you in full answer any questions you may have