Cosmetic Ear Surgery (Otoplasty)
What to expect: Cosmetic Ear Surgery (Otoplasty)
After surgery, discomfort is controlled by prescription pain medication. Activity will be limited to light activity, and sleeping on the side is prohibited. Sutures are either dissolvable, or are removed 10 days after the procedure. A headband will need to be worn for 2-4 weeks following the procedure, to allow the ears to heal in their new position.