AdamE

Member since 9/19/2013

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Scar Revision Under Chin - Toronto, ON

Old scar is removed and a more precise cut is made by the surgeon and then closed with dissolveable sutures. This is the mainstay of scar revision. The scar is excised and the wound is closed carefully to achieve a nicer and finer scar. Many different techniques are used to achieve this and the movement of the surrounding tissue is sometimes needed. The goal is to place the scar in a... READ MORE

Incisionless Otoplasty - Toronto, ON

In an incisionless otoplasty the ear is reshaped by placing permanent stitches (the same kind that are used in the traditional open technique) through the skin and burying them underneath without the need for any cuts. The reshaped cartilage of the ear is scored with a needle in order to “create” some scarring that will help the ear retain its shape. The operation can be done under local... READ MORE

Recent comments from AdamE

Hi Sharon, I don't feel comfortable releasing a picture but I can offer some advice: 1) Use a thicker thread as adult ears really need the extra support to stay in place 2) Ensure the top of the ear (where the ear meets the head)... READ COMMENT