I had otoplasty 6 months ago on my conchal bowl. Doctor removed cartilage & stitched it back up, how long till I can do boxing?

my fold was fine before it was the bowl that made my ears protrude. only cartilage was removed from the back so when will my ears be strong enough to get back in the ring. I wear a head guard also and Im 15 years old.

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In my patients, six months would be plenty of time to allow them to return to boxing. Understanding that boxing can damage even normal ears. Keep wearing the headguard!

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