Ear Pinning (Otoplasty)
Do Not Try To Cover Your Small Deformitis
Ear surgery, known as otoplasty, improves the proportion and shape of the ear.During tis procedure, small cuts are made behind ear so cartilage can be re shaped, folded or removed to give you a shape you are happy with. During this procedure, which is also known as pinnaplasty or otoplasty, small cuts are made behind each ear so cartilage can be re-shaped, folded or removed to give you a shape you’re happy with. During this procedure, which is also known as pinnaplasty or otoplasty, small cuts are made behind each ear so cartilage can be re-shaped, folded or removed to give you a shape you’re happy with. During this procedure, which is also known as pinnaplasty or otoplasty, small cuts are made behind each ear so cartilage can be re-shaped, folded or removed to give you a shape you’re happy with. The deformation of ear may come from birth, or may occur after an accident. The ears are the organs that complement our ancestors, so it is also aesthetically important.
Otoplasty ear aesthetic is applied to the outside of the ear and does not lead to any loss of hearing. There are many clinics that do otoplasty surgery, and the prices may vary.
around 5-6 years of age the structure of ear completes, so after this age the shape of the ear does not change without intervention. Children build friendships before school or during school, because of children are natural, and they immediately tell what they do not like. Aesthetic problems, in these age ,can lead the childeren to psychological distress. later ages, the distress can grow gradually. Therefore, not to affect the psychology of the children, the ear aesthetic should be done around the age of 5-6 years.
Before the operation, at consultation with doctor, the patients should explain the complaints and expectations. The aesthetics will be done absolutely according to the patient wishes and also the success will be according to doctor’s expertise and ability. You will also need to share your health problems with doctor if you have.
If you have medications that you use regulary or if you face with any disease,the doctor will take note of them. A few photographs will be taken from various directions of your ear, and the picture of your ear after the aesthetic operation will be designed. If there are patients who have had an aesthetic operation before, their before and after photos will be shown to you and it will give you an idea. Information about prices will be given to you. If you decide to get aesthetic operation, the process will be started as soon as possible.
Pre-operation preparation is as follows;
You should stop taking all kind of medicines 1 week before the operation until operation time except the ones that you must use daily.
Smoking is restricted before and after the operation. No make-up, hair jelly should be worn,also comfortable clothes should be preferred. The operation is applied to the outer part of the ear and leaves no marks. With An incision of approximately 3 cm makes a small cut to behind the ear and is processed in this area. The cartilage is fixed,stitched and wrapped to the desired place.Stitches will go away slowly after operation by itself. The operation is performed either by general anesthesia or by local anesthesia. The operation can range from 30 minutes to 2 hours, depending on the process.
You do not need to be in hospital after the operation is over, you can be discharged on that day. Since anesthesia is performed during the operation, it will not be painful after operation. If any pain that starts later and can be relieved with painkillers. The bandages in your ear will stay 2-3 days.
Once the bandages are removed, it is advisable to wear a band to protect it against any impacts. After 4 days of operation you can take a shower with warm water. If you are a sportsman, you can start exercising slowly 2 weeks after. But you have to be careful, you should protect your ear from heavy bumps for a period of nearly 3 months.