Question : I am male, 29 years old and would like to fix my ears. The outer edge rolls back a little too far and looks very unusual. Is otoplasty an outpatient surgery? How long will it take the cartilage in my ear to look better?
Answer : As an outpatient procedure, this can be done quite successfully. The patients are able to assume normal activities after a very short time and there is minimal bruising and bleeding. Most patient notice their ears starts to look great after about two to three weeks.