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Archive for the ‘Otoplasty (“Ear Pinning”)’ Category

Otoplasty & Bullying

Published on November 10, 2015 by

Children with ear deformities seem to be especially prone to acts of bullying during the elementary and middle school years. This results in low self-esteem, loss of confidence, and anger that can last a lifetime. Plastic surgeons refer to people with ears that stick out from the head as having “prominent ears.” These tend to […]

What Is Facial Plastic Surgery?

Published on June 15, 2015 by

Facial plastic surgery is the process of having features of your face altered, updated or improved. It comes in many shapes and forms and will be different for patients depending on their doctor’s technique and the procedure’s complexity. Today modern plastic surgery is also much more than a means to improve physical looks, but also […]

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Correction of Prominent Ears – The Otoplasty Procedure

Published on December 1, 2014 by

Otoplasty is a procedure that alters the position or proportion of the ears in relation to the head. A typical otoplasty patient presents with complaints of prominent or protruding ears. Sometimes patient will refer to their ears as “Dumbo Ears”. Many patients will report long history of ridicule while in grade school, or lack of […]