At Secret Surgery Ltd, we understand how for many people having overly protruding ears can be a source of distress and self-consciousness.
Cosmetic Ear Surgery, or Ear Correction Surgery, involves adjusting the shape of the cartilage of the ear in patients whose ears protrude from the side of the head, which allows folds to be created which make the ear lie close to the side of the head.
Ear Surgery can involve a combination of moving, reshaping, adding, or removing elements of the ear’s structure.
Am I a Candidate for Cosmetic Ear Correction
Patients who are unhappy with any of the following may be good candidates for corrective ear surgery:
However, there are some reasons why some people are not good candidates for Cosmetic Ear Surgery, even if they fulfill some of the criteria above.
There are some medical conditions which increase the risk of complications from ear surgery. Those at risk include people with:
If you are considering ear surgery but are being treated for or are concerned that you may be suffering from any of the conditions above, discuss your concerns with your own doctor beforehand.
Preparing for Cosmetic Ear Correction
At Secret Surgery Ltd, preparation is a fundamental part our patient pathway. We strive to ensure that your health and well being needs are met throughout your experience with our dedicated team of professionals.
Prior to surgery you may be asked by our qualified medical staff to:
In addition, you will be asked to sign consent forms to assure your cosmetic surgeon that you fully understand the procedure that you will undergo and any potential risks, complications and side effects associated with Cosmetic Ear Surgery.
You will also receive special instructions prior to surgery which include:
Listening to this advice and following these instructions will help your surgery to go more smoothly and will help to reduce the risk of possible ear surgery side effects and complications.
Cosmetic Ear Correction Procedure Steps
Techniques vary among cosmetic surgeons and patients. Factors that may influence the choice of technique include the general anatomy of the ears, the extent of the ear cartilage, excessive skin in the surrounding area, or level of deformity in other areas of the ears. The ears will be examined and compared to each other and to “normal” guidelines, and then they will be measured.
Your surgeon may recommend one of many surgical techniques to improve the appearance of your ear/s. The particular technique that your plastic surgeon recommends will depend on the nature of the problem and your aesthetic goals and objectives.
Cosmetic Ear Surgery and Heading Steps
Ear Surgery recovery times will vary patient by patient and by the extent of the ear surgery performed. Healing time after ear surgery depends on a patient’s physical and emotional health and their response to surgery.
Cosmetic Ear Surgery Side effects and Heading Risks
When an cosmetic ear procedure is performed by a qualified and experienced plastic surgeon complications are infrequent and usually minor. Ear surgery is commonly performed and generally safe. The possibility of complications arising depends on each patient‘s anatomy, their physical reactions, and their healing abilities. As with any surgery, the outcome is not predictable. It is advised that you discuss these in detail with you Cosmetic Surgeon in Poland who is medically qualified to answer your questions or concerns.
Cosmetic Ear Surgery Results
The results of cosmetic ear surgery are immediately visible once bandages and medical dressings have been removed. Over time post-surgical swelling will subside and resolve, and incision lines will gradually refine in appearance. Patients experience an immediate satisfaction at their results, and experience fulfillment in self-confidence and personal body image. Ear reshaping and pinning surgery offers many psychological and physical advantages for patients.
“Many people who have damaged or irregularly shaped ears experience social discrimination, teasing and staring every day. From young children to adults the taunting can be emotionally devastating. Research shows that individuals with aesthetically unusual ears have considerably lower confidence and self-esteem as a result. Luckily, all the aforementioned troubles can be avoided through undergoing ear surgery, if you are researching this procedure why not engage with our online community and find out how corrective ear surgery changed the lives of Secret Surgery patients for the better?”