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What Is Ear Cosmetic Surgery
Ear cosmetic in Turkey, is a cosmetic surgery which corrects deformities in the ear, such as the prominent ears, ones with certain sprains or deformities that affects the sense of hearing, or the ears with an excessively large earlobe, by reshaping the cartilages that support the pinna. The procedure is commonly performed on children between (4 -14), however, it can also be undergone in adults successfully.
The surgery lasts for 2-3 hours, while it takes two to four weeks to get recovery after the surgery. The cost depends on the patient’s ear situation, ranging from $ 1,500 to $ 3,000.
Ear Cosmetic Surgery Techniques
There are two types of ear surgery, either surgical or non-surgical method:
Surgical method: in which the doctor makes a surgical incision, whose size is determined according to the patient’s ear defects, using some surgical instruments, to correct them.
Non-surgical method: The doctor reshapes the cartilage of the ear, and tightens it back by using golden threads, then makes a very small incision in the back of the ear which enables him to control the cartilage, and finally closes the incision.
Candidates For Ear Cosmetic Surgery
For children, a candidate for ear surgery should meet the following conditions:
The candidate should be in a good health, without any serious diseases or chronic ear infections.
The ear cartilage should be stable enough to perform an ear surgery.
The candidate should be cooperative and follow all instructions well.
For adults, a candidate for ear surgery should be:
The person should be in a good health, without any serious diseases or certain infection that might hinder the recovery process.
Should not be smoker.
Have a full realization of the importance of the ear cosmetic surgery, and its positive impact on his health situation and social life.
Per-Operative Instructions For Ear Surgery
Some necessary instructions that must be followed by the patient before the ear surgery, in the aim of ensuring the success of the surgery and getting the desired results:
Perform the necessary laboratory and medical tests before undergoing the ear surgery.
Take certain medications prescribed by your doctor to ensure positive results during the procedure.
Check your current medications by your doctor, to ensure that they don’t cause any negative effects during the surgery.
Stop smoking before the operation.
Avoid taking aspirin, certain NSAIDs and herbal supplements, because they cause severe bleeding.
Post-Operative For Ear Surgery
After the ear surgery, you should follow several recommendations to avoid any complications or side effects associated with the surgery:
You must wear the necessary dressings prescribed by your doctor, to keep the wound clean, and protect it from any infection might occur, not to mention its importance in supporting the new position of the ear after the operation, for three days at least.
Stay at home for at least a week.
Follow the necessary instructions of ears care after the operation, such as taking certain medicines to reduce the risk of infection.
Contact your doctor immediately in case of having unusual side effects or complications.
Keep away from sunlight or bad environmental conditions, after the ear surgery.
Follow the physician’s instructions speed up your recovery on the one hand, and ensure successful results on the other hand.
Ear Surgery Stages
There are three stages of ear surgery:
Anesthesia: Anesthesia can be local or general, depending on the patient’s condition, usually determined by the doctor.
Making an incision: to correct the prominent ears, the inner folds size of the ear is usually increased, while the size of the cartilage is reduced to that gives bigger concavity of the ear. For the other incisions, surgical incisions are generally made in the back area of the ear, but sometimes it is necessary to make it in the anterior area of the air to hide it within the folds inside the ear.
Closing the surgical incisions: Surgical incisions are closed with external medical stitches on the back of the ear, to avoid any signs due to the incisions.
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