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What is Prominent Ear Surgery?
Otoplasty is the operation performed to correct the outward curved or prominent ears, which are usually due to genetic factors, congenital or even diagnosed in the mother's womb. Plastic surgeons apply a reduction procedure in the auricle in patients with this condition in childhood. After prominent ear surgery, the patient returns to his normal life.

Everything You Need To Know About Prominent Ear Surgery

Prominent ear surgery; It is planned with prices varying between 4000 TL and 10.000 TL on average. The SGK covers the surgery costs for individuals under the age of 18, there are no same rights for those over the age of 18.

Prominent ear surgery is an operation performed by plastic surgeons. Different anesthesia options are applied according to the age group of the patient. Children are anesthetized under general anesthesia and adults are anesthetized with local anesthesia or sedation. Prominent ear surgery must be done in a hospital environment and operating room.

In prominent ear surgery, the shape that the ear cartilage should take is given to the ear by entering through the incision made from the back of the ear. The ear structure that reaches its final shape is fixed with internal stitches. The average duration of the operation is between 45 minutes and 1 hour. The person is discharged on the same day or the next day, depending on the anesthesia option applied.
Yes, prominent ear aesthetics with thread, which is a preferred method in recent years, is one of the alternative treatment methods to prominent ear surgery. In the application of prominent ear surgery with thread, a medical thread is inserted into the upper cartilage tissue of the ear with the help of a needle. The wide angle between the ear canopy and the head is drawn with the help of these ropes until it takes the desired form. The areas where the needle enters are covered with small tapes.
After prominent ear surgery, the ear area is covered with bandages for 3 days, after the bandage is removed, it should be worn with a band called tennis band for 2 weeks in order to prevent possible trauma.

After the operation, effects such as swelling and bruising can be observed in and around the ear area. This is a temporary situation, it will recover spontaneously within a few days.

Ideal for returning to work and social life is to spend a week of rest. Provided that the use of tape and bandage is careful, the person can go out after 3-5 days.
  • The angle between the ear poster and the head is wider than normal,
  • The folds of the ear canal are unclear,
  • Ear socket is bigger or wider than normal,
  • Over the age of 6, men and women who have completed cartilage development, have no health problems,
every individual is a suitable candidate for prominent ear surgery.
Scoop ear surgery is performed under anesthesia. At this stage, some strong painkillers are also given, so there is not a feeling of pain during and after the surgery. Pain that may occur differently from person to person can be relieved with simple painkillers.
In the field of aesthetic surgery, it is important to choose a specialist physician. You can ask for information about the number of operations performed, before and after images.
Communication is another important issue in choosing a doctor. Listens and understands your requests; It is important to choose a physician who can reach a joint decision with you and evaluate your wishes within a reasonable framework.
Prominent ear surgery can be applied in almost all seasons, but it is more comfortable to plan the surgery in one of the spring, autumn and winter seasons as the use of bandages and bands in the summer months will physically disturb the person.
Prominent Ear Surgery risk parameter is one of the lowest operations. In the early period, complications such as edema and bruises may be encountered. Infection, stitching / opening of stitches or bleeding are very rare side effects.

In the later stages of the surgery, it was observed that the prominent ear surgery took the pre-operative period form by opening the permanent sutures placed in the ear to shape the ear, provided that it had a very low percentage. This is a rare condition, and the surgery should be renewed when such a problem is detected.
Prominent Ear Surgery is an operation with final results. Except for some special conditions, it gives permanent and good results. It has a positive effect on the psychology of the person. It provides recovery of impaired self-confidence.

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Prominent Ear Surgery incisions are not visible because they are located completely behind the ear. In the operation completed with aesthetic stitches, the incision sites become uncertain over time. In terms of both location and technique, incision scars after prominent ear surgery do not pose a problem.

Written on 01/01/2018

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Last Update: 22/04/2021

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