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  • Ear correction surgery, or otoplasty, is usually done to move prominent ears closer to the head or to reduce the size of large ears.
  • Similar to natural ears, the position of the ears after otoplasty will not match perfectly.
  • Ear cartilage is very elastic, so there will be some forward movement of the ears after the operation.
  • Talk with your surgeon about the risks and benefits of otoplasty and what results you can expect.

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Reviewed on: 04-11-2019