Ear Surgery

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Ear surgery, also called otoplasty or ear pinning, moves ears closer to the head in an effort to keep them from "sticking out." LEARN MORE ›

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Otoplasty - New York, NY

I got an ear pinning and a reduction of the top of the ear because they were too pointy. Now that I am all healed up i am happy with the pinning part. my ears are no longer sticking out. but the reduction of the point did not go away. He tried but I guess that's just the way my ears are... READ MORE

20 Year Old Female Undergoes Bilateral Otoplasty W/ Cartilage Excision. Des Moines, IA

Before Surgery: I've wanted this surgery from the point I knew there was something different about my ears compared to my peers. I spent so many summers sweating because I refused to put my hair up and show my ears. I'm a petite girl so having my ears protrude as they did made me feel like they... READ MORE

Ear Reduction Surgery - London, GB

I had ear and ear lobe reduction surgery at The Wellington Hospital by Dr Gault and I couldn’t be happier with the results. The size of my ears had always bothered me from a young age so after doing some research I discovered Dr Gault’s website and was so thrilled to have my first con... READ MORE

Finally Confident and Wearing Hair Back with Ear Surgery - Jupiter, FL

I have always been embarrassed about how my ears stuck out since I was a child. I always wore my hair down to hide them and sometimes they even stuck out through my hair. I consulted with over 15 doctors and didn't like their "AFTERS" because the ears looked "pinned " too closely to the head.... READ MORE

Finally Getting a Much Needed Otoplasty at 33.

I have the same typical story of an insecure childhood full of teasing names such as Dumbo, Monkey Ears, and several others that were pretty clever. The first time I wore my hair up was my senior year. I was even trying to play sports with it down when I could get away with it. Fast forward... READ MORE

31 Years Old Otoplasty and Breast Implant Revision - Manhattan, NY

I finally got my ears done at 31 years old! I have wanted otoplasty my whole life because my ears have made me self conscious! Dr. Doft is amazing, my ears do not stick out any longer and they look natural! I love wearing my hair up now! I also had a breast implant revision because my kept... READ MORE

Otoplasty & Gauge Repair - So Worth It! - Edison, NJ

Ever since I was younger, I was self conscious about my ears. They stuck out, no matter what I did! Ponytails? Forget it! Even on hot days I would be stuck with my hair down. Some people suggested wearing a headband over my ears... but anyone with ears that stick out knows that it does NOT work!... READ MORE

I've been thinking about the surgery for a long time and finally did it! - Montreal, QC

Dr. Fouda Neel was very confident and understood what I wanted: natural ears that were the closest to the head possible. It's only been 4 days since the surgery but I'm already extremely satisfied even though there's still pain and they're still healing of course. The surgery went extremely well... READ MORE

Troubling Otoplasty - Arizona, AZ

I am 16 years old now and I had an otoplasty done 6 MONTHS ago and they are still red and dry. I Have been putting lotion, vitamin E, Petroleum Jelly, anything you could think of, on them. I don't know what can heal them anymore, so I am obviously a little upset with the whole thing. What should... READ MORE

Carcinoma Removal from Ear and Forehead. Brisbane, AU

Thanks to the professionalism of Dr Manoharan on a routine skin check, what I thought was merely a wart growth on the ear and a skin blemish on the forehead turned out to be dangerous Squamous Cell Carcinomas, both were removed on my next visit only about a week later. I thought this would be a... READ MORE

Will my Ears Ever Feel Normal Again? New Jersey, NJ

About a month and a half post op and my ears still feel really stiff and sensitive.. but the top area is still somewhat numb. Will my ears ever feel normal again? How long is the whole healing process supposed to take? I also have a big bump behind my ear/ear lobe.. is this normal? Will the... READ MORE

OTOPLASTY - I Feel Like Reborn - Cancun, Mexico

Since I can remember, I have been laughed at for my ears. I really got traumatized, especially high school was a horror for me. I even tried to glue my ears to my head, I never wore a ponytail and I just hated my ears. A friend of mine had surgery done by Dr Marco Carmona last year and she... READ MORE

Earfold Implants Review - London, GB

I always suffered with large ears that stuck out and as a result suffered all the negative things that come with it growing up. I let it eat away at me and bother me a lot more than what it should have, once I heard about this procedure I made it my priority to save up and get it done. Dr kang... READ MORE

Wanting Otoplasty Done in Thailand (Bangkok) Thailand, TH

My partner and I are planning a trip to SE Asia at the end of this year, it will be our last holiday together before trying to have a baby so I thought it might be good timing to get my ears done. It costs $6000+ in Australia, something I realistically won't be able to afford any time in the... READ MORE

Life Time Dream Come True!! - Dubai, AE

From when I was very little, I had always wanted my ears pinned; I would get bullied and constantly called names because of the way they looked. Having my ears pinned back was one of the best decisions I have ever made. I'm loads more confident within myself and extremely happy with how they... READ MORE

27 Years Old with Protruding Ears. Greenwich, CT

So I've finally decided to get this done after years of deliberation. I feel great about it so far, will update as the process continues, as of now I am set for surgery on the 18th of November with a pre-op sit down with the doc this coming Monday, the 26th of Oct.... READ MORE

Getting Otoplasty After Years of Hating my Elf Ears - Utah

Hello all! I am 25 and getting an otoplasty surgery tomorrow. Here's my story... I have always had elf-life ears (see picture. haha). It's bothered me at various times in life, but never been a source of teasing or anything like that, because I have really long hair and bangs and so they never... READ MORE

Assymetric Ears After Surgery.. with One Resulting in to Telephonic Ear.. and Other Losing Natural Antihelical Fold - Toronto,ON

I never grew my hair until I was 19 just to hide my ears... Once I started growing my hair and tried a ponytail, I realised that it was my ears that was spoiling my look.. and that's the reason I started thinking of Otoplasty... I am 29 right now and 2 months post my first ever otoplasty... READ MORE

Second Time Otoplasty. Stitch Method So Much Better - Sydney, AU

Bangkok 2014 was the first time I had my ears surgically pinned back. (Otoplasty) I was quite surprised at Clinic at the Bangkok hospital where the consultation and surgery took place. I found it a little difficult to get across to the doctor what I wanted but as we had Medical Solutions guide... READ MORE

My Left Ear Has Helix, Tragus and Lobule, but No External Auditory Canal

I wish to have a normal ear... Anyone knows who can insert hole in my ear and pin my ear back? Make it look normal. I can't be able to do challenging things. I have to do things that are so meaningless. I can't get a good job, because appearance is everything to some people. I'm 44 years... READ MORE

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