earFold and earStitch are performed under a local anaesthetic. a general anaesthetic can be offered if preferred

after an earFold or an earStitch procedure no dressings are required, swelling is minimal and a rapid return to activity is the norm


local anaesthetic

no dressings required

day case procedure

earFold and earStitch are day case otoplasty procedures in many cases taking just a few minutes

Safe minimalist approach to Plastic Surgery of the ear (otoplasty) with EarFold and EarStitch