Male Otoplasty in Bucks County, PA, and Hunterdon County, NJ
Despite giving men the ability to hear, the way the ears look often become their most important feature. If you are a man who has always hated the way your ears are shaped or the way that they stick out, male ear surgery could fix the problem. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Brian R. Buinewicz performs male otoplasty at Buinewicz Plastics Surgery, located in Doylestown, PA, and Flemington, NJ, for men in Hunterdon County, New Jersey, and Bucks County, Pennsylvania.
What is Male Otoplasty?
A man’s confidence can be greatly affected by the size, shape or even placement of his ears. More men than you would think are dissatisfied with the way their ears look, and they have made the choice to do something about it. Through otoplasty or ear reshaping surgery, many men have changed the way they feel about themselves. Otoplasty is a surgical procedure that is used to reduce ear size. It can also be used to reshape the ears or even place ears that stick out closer to the head. It is a relatively simple procedure, and it can be done on children as well as adults.
What are the Benefits of Male Otoplasty?
Male otoplasty corrects ears that stick out or are oddly shaped. Other benefits include:
- Smoother ear skin
- Ears that no longer stick out
- Symmetrical ears to frame the face
- Reconstruction of earlobes that have been stretched by earrings
Male Otoplasty Candidates
Many boys and young men suffer endlessly from jokes and teasing because they don’t have perfectly shaped and sized ears. This kind of teasing can diminish confidence, and that lack of confidence often follows a boy into manhood. If you feel your child’s ears are out of proportion, you might consider correcting them through male ear surgery.
The Procedure for Male Otoplasty
Male otoplasty takes ears the project out and sets them back closer to the head. It can also make large ears smaller. Dr. Buinewicz will use different techniques depending on the individual needs of each patient. During otoplasty, skin will be removed, and the cartilage will be reshaped from behind. The ears will be stitched into a new position, and any scarring will be hidden in the natural crease in the back of the ear. The whole procedure takes about two to three hours from start to finish.
Why Choose Dr. Buinewicz for Male Otoplasty?
Male otoplasty is a highly individualized procedure, and it needs to be done by someone with lots of skill and experience in the field. Dr. Buinewicz has spent years providing cosmetic and reconstructive surgeries, including make otoplasty to a host of satisfied patients. He will use his experience and knowledge to help you, ensuring the best results for you or your child.
What Does Male Otoplasty Cost?
Most insurance companies do not cover the cost of male otoplasty unless it is being performed to correct a congenital defect or reconstruct an injured ear. Dr. Buinewicz understands that it is hard to feel good about yourself if there is something about your appearance that you don’t like and want to be improved. He and his staff work with their patients to help them make male otoplasty affordable. The office accepts several forms of payment including cash, checks, and major credit cards. We also offer financing.
If you dislike the way your ears look, now is the chance to improve your facial profile and correct ear symmetry. Contact our office today to schedule an appointment to discuss male otoplasty with board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Brian R. Buinewicz. You can visit either one of our conveniently located offices in Doylestown, Pennsylvania or Flemington, New Jersey. We proudly serve the residents of Hunterdon County, New Jersey, and Bucks County, Pennsylvania.