Who may need ear shaping?
You may need ear shaping if you were born with an ear deformity such as:
Stahl’s bar: a bump in the upper portion of your ear (third crus)
Cryptotia: a condition where the top, front part of your ear appears to be buried under your skin
Microtia: when your ears are excessively small and have issues with tissue formation (Reconstruction).
What is otoplasty ear shaping?
Otoplasty is the general term for cosmetic ear surgery. One kind of otoplasty is ear shaping. At Célèbre Aesthetics we fix a deformity that occurred during either birth or trauma.
What will ear shaping consultation be like?
A thorough examination of your ears will be performed by our doctor. We will review your medical history. We’ll discuss the benefits of the surgery and related potential risks. It is important to me that you’re well informed so you can be completely comfortable with your decision to have, or not have, surgery.
How do anyone can prepare for ear shaping surgery?
Just consult an experience surgeon and be calm and relaxed. Avoid eating anything after midnight right before your surgery. At Célèbre Aesthetics we will give you complete pre-op instructions to follow.
Do patient need an overnight stay at the hospital?
For children or for those with more complicated cases, you may need to stay overnight. However, usually, you’ll be free to go home the same day as your surgery.
How to prepare for ear shaping surgery?
It does not require any particular preparation but you need to be calm and relaxed before surgery process. Avoid eating anything after midnight right before your surgery. At Célèbre Aesthetics we will give you complete pre-op instructions to follow.
How long the surgery Takes?
Otoplasty will take about two to three hours. If you want to opt for ear reconstruction surgery it will take six to seven hours.
What kind of anesthesia is administered?
Children will receive general anesthesia. Adults will receive a local anesthetic with mild sedative.
When can I expect to see visible results?
It can give you immediate results but full recovery can take up to six to eight weeks.
We hope that, with this article we have covered all your queries about ear surgery and ear reshaping surgery, if you still have any queries about ear reshaping or surgery, feel free to contact our specialist Dr. Siddhartha Sakhiya.