Ear Pinning

What is ear pinning?

Ear surgery, or otoplasty, is a type of cosmetic plastic surgery procedure aimed at setting prominent ears closer to the head, or reducing the size of larger ears. However, there are other ear problems that can be helped with surgery, including the following:

Surgeons can even build new ears for those who were born without them or who lost them through injury.

Who are candidates for ear pinning?

The operation is usually performed on children between the ages of 4 and 14, however, ear surgery for adults does occur.

Possible complications associated with ear pinning

Possible complications associated with ear pinning may include, but are not limited to, the following:

About the procedure

Although each procedure varies, generally, ear pinning surgeries follow this process:

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