Esthetical Ear Surgeries
Flap-eared surgeries and ear reduction surgeries are the mostly done esthetical ear surgeries. One of the other esthetical procedures is tearing of earring holes. The excessively curved ears are called flap-eared. It is formed since some curves are not well developed and it is genetic. Flap-eared surgery is recommended to be applied by plastic surgeons after the ages of 5-6 when eye formation is completed. The avarage surgery time is one hour.
Post-operative dressing and bandage are applied and the pain is reduced by pain-killers under the doctor control. Plastic surgeons recommend using a tennis player band or a hair band, which is not too tight or loose, until 2-3 weeks after opening the bandage.