The procedure is simple. Through an incision behind the ear, so they do not see the scar- proceeds to reshape the cartilage, to reduce its size, make the natural folds and put it together over the head, so that the ears adopt a more aesthetic shape and position.
Ear surgery is done under local anesthesia and sedation, so it is possible to discharge the patient hours after the procedure was performed.
The ear correction can be done from the age of eight onwards.
In some patients, ears could be a slight edema (swelling) during the first five days, and a slight variation in the way. The appearance will improve as swelling subsides, with the help of anti-inflammatory and ice packs to the area of surgery.
The day after surgery, the patient can return to work or school activities, provided they do not make great efforts not exposed to direct sunlight. Bidders must also protect the ears, for about a month, placing a bandage at night to avoid injury while sleeping.
This analysis requires preoperative plastic surgery and the development of a clinical history, to identify conditions or allergies.
It is recommended that the patient discontinue some essential habits and treatments, as: Naturists, smoking and aspirin, well as certain antidepressants, vitamin E, Gingko biloba, etc., because some of its components may interfere with anesthesia or complicate surgery and the good performance of the procedure.