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Ear Surgery Risks

Ear surgery, an operation to move disproportionately large or prominent ears closer to the head resulting in a balanced and symmetrical look, can provide great results for patients. Patients also need to be aware of the potential complications and ear surgery risks. In addition to the general risks associated with all surgeries patients need to consider the procedure specific risks such as loosening of the sutures, hearing loss, blood clots, and more. Below are helpful lists detailing the various potential ear surgery complications.

Ear Surgery Risks


Types of Ear Surgery Risks

Below are some of the surgical complications and risks associated with this cosmetic procedure. If you have additional questions regarding a specific risk or any other questions regarding the surgery it is recommended that you contact a local ear surgeon.

  • Loosening or breaking of the sutures
  • Hematoma
  • Asymmetry
  • Infection
  • Hearing Loss
  • Overcorrection
  • Bleeding
  • Reactions to anesthesia
  • Delay of wound healing

Risks Associated With All Surgeries

  • Satisfaction with Results
  • Infections
  • Scarring
  • Swelling
  • Blood Clots
  • Post-surgery complications
  • Corrective Surgeries
  • Medication Reactions

Risks During Recovery

  • Pain
  • Swelling
  • Bruising
  • Tenderness
  • Scarring
  • Bleeding

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