Ear surgery is an operation of moving prominent ears to the scalp behind ears. Through incisions behind the ears, ear cartilage is uncovered, the cartilage is reshaped and moved to the skin behind ears, then sutured with insoluble sutures. In this way, the ears lie back and appearence is improved. With other technique amount of skin is removed and ear cartilage is laid back with sutures.
- First examination should be done carefully by your doctor.
- You should give accurate information about your patient story to your doctor.
- Your anamnesis about drug allergies, medications used, the previous operation story should be determined.
It lasts 2-3 hours.
Side effects and risks:
Temporary cyanosis, throb, swelling may occur.
A patient can turn back to work and school after 5-7 days.
Turning back to sport and full activity is recommended after 1 month.
Procedure and anesthesia
The operation is performed under local and general anesthesia in hospital.
The result is long lasting.