Information about the procedure

Protruding ears comprise a congenital and generally a genetically induced ear angle problem. If the protruding ears raise merely aesthetic issues that disturb the person, one may proceed to find ways to resolve the problem. The non-incision otoplasty method developed by Doctor B, which does not involve a surgical procedure solves the protruding ear problems. 

The technique involves applying threads to the wide angle of the pinna (auricle) of the ear. Otoplasty Without Incision operation is performed by folding the ears back with a special tool and a insert the threads without any incisions. Otoplasty Without Incision that takes about 15-20 mins, With Doctor B’s method, there is no need for dressing and you only wear a hair band that covers and protects the ears. An innovation for the protruding ear surgeries. Operation is performed as an outpatient procedure and patients can go home after the procedure and can return to their usual routine next day. 

Ideal candidates for Otoplasty Without Incision

Individuals; who do not own significantly hard ear cartilage, who experience a loss of self-confidence due to their prominent ears, and kids or teens above the age of six  and those who have realistic expectations can undergo ear aesthetic surgery with the thread method.

It is an easier and more comfortable procedure for the patient since it is not associated with the possible risks of surgery and performed without the use of a scalpel.

Anyone with protruding ears; who feel discomfort due to the appearance of their ears and who are older than 5 years, can undergo thread method otoplasty.

The ears complete their development until the age of 5 years. Therefore, you can undergo the thread method otoplasty after the age of 5.

Instead of rasping the ear cartilage and opening incisions to perform interventions behind the ear, the thread method otoplasty aims to bring the protruding ears closer to the skull by using fine threads and pins. This process starts with opening grain-sized entry ports; therefore, no scars are left behind. The threads are made from medical materials that do not pose any harm to the body. In other words, we may describe the method as pinning or suturing the ears. This method resolves the issue of wide angle that the ears make with the skull so that the ear prominence disappears.

The thread method otoplasty, especially performed in the preschool period between the ages of 4 to 6, may prevent the consumption of the self-confidence and self-esteem in the child. It may be performed as a precaution against the risk of the child being bullied by schoolmates and peers and as a way to prevent the child from growing concerns about the appearance of his or her ears at the age when he or she comes to recognize his or her body and observe differences from those of others.

The season does not matter so the thread method otoplasty can be performed in any season.

One can readily go back to his or her usual social life after the surgery. It is recommended that you protect the area of intervention against possible external factors for only a few days.

No, dressing is not applied; however, it is recommended to wear a headband for a few days only.

Thread method ear aesthetics is easy to apply, recovery occurs very fast, no sutures are applied, bleeding does not occur, and no incision scars are left behind.

As occurs in any surgical procedure, possible risks and untoward effects can be expected in the thread method otoplasty. The risk of ears to protrude again occurs at the same rates as those of the conventional otoplasties.

There is not going to be any prohibitions but you are recommended to wear a headband only for a few days.

The pain level is minimal based on the feedback received from our patients, who have undergone the thread method otoplasty. Since no incisions are made, no tissue pain develops. You can use the painkillers recommended by Doctor B.

It takes about 15-20 minutes. Some patients were treated with 9 to 10-minute procedures.

After the application, your ears will appear to be attached to your skull more than they should normally be. You can observe this appearance immediately after the operation; however, it resolves within a few days.


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