There’s no need to feel self-conscious about your ears
Prominent ears can attract unwanted attention that can harm a person’s self-image. Ear surgery (otoplasty) performed by Eugene, Oregon plastic surgeon Dr. Movassaghi is usually performed to pin prominent ears closer to the head or to reduce the size of large ears.
What is otoplasty?
For adults in Eugene, otoplasty (ear pinning) plastic surgery can address life-long concerns about their appearance. Plastic surgeon Dr. Movassaghi may reshape or reduce the size of the ears to help them appear symmetrical and streamlined with the contours of the face, helping to improve how you feel about your appearance.
Who can benefit from ear pinning surgery?
Otoplasty (ear pinning) plastic surgery is often performed on children after the age of 4 when the ears reach full size. Otoplasty for a child can help him or her avoid a lifetime of ridicule and self-doubt resulting from unusually-shaped ears.
What are the risks of ear surgery?
The specific risks and the suitability of the ear pinning procedure for a given individual can be determined only at the time of consultation. All surgical procedures have some degree of risk. Minor complications that do not affect the outcome occur occasionally. Major complications are unusual.
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Is otoplasty covered by insurance?
Otoplasty is considered cosmetic and therefore is not covered by insurance. The patient is responsible for payment.
Schedule your otoplasty consultation in Eugene
Don’t allow yourself or a loved one to struggle with oversized or unusually-shaped ears. Board-certified Eugene plastic surgeon, Dr. Kiya Movassaghi, specializes in surgeries that both enhance the appearance and function of certain areas of the body. Dr. Movassaghi has over 20 years of experience performing ear surgery in Eugene, Oregon. Schedule your consultation online or call us at (541) 686-8700.