Otoplasty, or ear pinning, as it is more commonly known, is a Surgical Procedure designed to set prominent ears back closer to the head, or to reduce the size of large ears.
This Surgery is most commonly performed on children between the ages of four and fourteen, however can be performed on adults just as effectively.
Ears are almost fully grown by the age of 14, and the earlier that the Surgery is performed, the and teasing your child may have to endure.
Your or your child’s ears will be assessed and your Surgeon will be able to determine whether the procedure is suitable for you and the outcome favourable. Each case is different, and in many cases, ear shape varies from left to right.
Most people are thrilled with the result of Otoplasty. Children can be cruel to their peers. Otoplasty can protect you or your child from teasing and poor self image which may occur as a result of this teasing. It is minimally invasive Surgery, of short duration with rapid recovery rate and very rewarding results.
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