Otoplasty can correct the appearance of “prominent” ears, something that often has a significant psychological and social impact. The procedure changes the position of the ear that is re-applied against the cranium to redesign the contours of the pinna. The scars are hidden behind the pinna.
General anaesthesia or local anaesthesia
Duration of the procedure : 90 mins – 2 hrs
Hospitalisation : Outpatient
Location of scars : See photo opposite
Recovery time : 7 days A medical bandage must be worn for 2 months