Hi, I had otoplasty surgery done on 29th july. Bandage removed on 5th day, stitches removed. Cartilage scoring and excision were used. I was pleased as the ears were intially quite flat against the head. Have been wearing a headband every night since day 5. While ears seem to be flat after waking up, they seem to relax slightly as time passes. Swelling and pain has subsided greatly. Is it too early to be concerned about final results? Would wearing headband continue to influence final position?
12 Days Post-otoplasty - Ears Relaxed Slightly?
Doctor Answers 1
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.