Otoplasty is a surgical procedure to correct prominent ears (Bat ears).
- Who can benefit from Otoplasty?
Any person having prominent ears, asymmetrical ears, constricted ears can get good improvement in shape of ears with this surgery.
- How is Otoplasty done?
It can be done under local or general anesthesia. It takes 2 to 3 hours for the surgery.
- What are the side effects of otoplasty?
It is a safe procedure. Most common side effects are pain, bleeding, swelling and bruising.
- What is the downtime of Otoplasty?
It takes about 1 week for the patient to resume daily activities. Swelling lasts for 3 to 6 weeks.
- What is the cost of Otoplasty?
Cost is variable. Exact cost will be determined after assessment of the patient.