Ear Surgery Q&A
Complication + Ear Surgery
Had otoplasty 8 years ago. For a few years behind my ear has been red and swollen and bleeds when touched too hard. There is also drainage. I've... READ MORE
Hi, I don't have ears that stick out and thus a traditional ototoplasy is not indicated. But I do have large ears. Can they be made smaller and the... READ MORE
I had otoplasty about 10 years ago and one is almost flush with my head. I would like to have this corrected without operating on the cartilage.... READ MORE
I posted this before but for some reason my details were not posted. Would a HYPERTROPHIC scar complicate otoplasty revision? READ MORE
Otoplasty no cartilage removal On the picture #1 & #2 is where I experience strong tension and discomfort especially when i wiggle my ears. I dont... READ MORE
Complications: 1)Palpable visible suture irritating knots under the skin (crest of the ear) 2)Permanent suture knot "encapsulated" in scar tissue... READ MORE
I am considering otoplasty at age 53. Is there any reason why I should not do it in terms of complications, recovery or results at my age? Thank you. READ MORE
What is the worst that can happen? I know ears can be knocked out of place and cause hematomas but what is different from someone who hasn't had... READ MORE
I had pinnaplasty 5 years ago, over the last 6 months when I lay on any side of my head my ears ache. Is it normal?
My operation went well, I then had later complications such as infection and bubbles/blisters of the skin. Everything was fine, and like I said I had... READ MORE
Otoplasty overseas 10 months ago suture complication. I went back to original Dr. for suture removal but Dr. didn't find them!
Otoplasty NYLON suture technique only 10 months ago, then at 6 month lot of discomfort, pulling sensation n' prominent sutures. local Dr remove... READ MORE
I've been taking certain supplements before my upcoming otoplasty. Is it safe for me to go ahead with the surgery as scheduled?
I've stopped supplementing vitamin E (which I used to take in the form of a multivitamin, 100% of the RDA per pill, but I'd sometimes take three or so... READ MORE
My left ear has healed with no pain even by pulling and twisting, however with my right ear there is pain involved when movements are made. I... READ MORE
Dear Doctors, long story short, I have got stitch method done to my ears from Korea 1.5 months ago. I do not like the results and want to get my old... READ MORE