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Posts Tagged ‘Ear Reshaping’

Thursday, January 22, 2015 @ 12:01 PM
posted by Dr. Mark Mitchell Jones

Atlanta Otoplasty and Ear ReconstructionMany people find that they are unhappy with the size or shape of their ears. It may begin in early childhood when they are teased because their ears are larger than normal and stick out, or adults may find that they go to great lengths to cover their ears with hairstyles, hats, or other accessories. Fortunately, there is a cosmetic surgery available for those who wish to cosmetically alter their ears. Otoplasty, also known as ear plastic surgery, is a surgical technique used to pin the ears so that they do not protrude, reshape the ears, reduce the size of the ear or earlobe, and/or remove and recontour excess skin and cartilage. continue reading

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Wednesday, April 2, 2014 @ 05:04 PM
posted by Dr. Mark Mitchell Jones

Large or protruding ears can be a source of embarrassment and psychological distress for children as well as their parents. There is nothing worse than watching your child being bullied as a result of something he or she cannot help. However, this is exactly what happens to many children who are born with protruding or overly large ears. Having ears that stick out too much or are overly large can undermine a child’s self-confidence and eventually affect their emotional well-being. For this reason, many children, with the support of their parents, elect to have Otoplasty: a type of cosmetic surgery that is used to re-shape or enhance the appearance of ears. continue reading

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