Otoplasty: Achieve symmetry and confidence with Mr. Matt Erdman

Otoplasty, often known as ear correction surgery, is more than just a cosmetic procedure; it is a journey towards self-confidence and aesthetic balance. For many, prominent or irregularly shaped ears can be a source of self-consciousness from a young age. This procedure offers a chance to rectify these concerns, allowing individuals to wear their hair up, participate in activities, or simply go about their day without the lingering thought of their ears drawing undue attention.

Enter Mr. Matt Erdmann, Washington, UK’s distinguished plastic surgeon, who has dedicated his career to mastering the art and science of Otoplasty. His approach is not just about altering an ear’s shape or position; it’s about understanding each patient’s unique facial symmetry and crafting results that complement their overall appearance. Every procedure under Mr. Erdmann’s skilled hands is a testament to his dedication, precision, and the deep understanding of his patient’s desires. His reputation in the field of Otoplasty is not just built on surgical skills alone but also on the trust and rapport he establishes with each individual, ensuring they feel heard, understood, and cared for.

Types of Otoplasty:

Otoplasty encompasses various procedures tailored to individual needs. The primary types include:

Ear pinning:

Ideal for those with ears that protrude more than desired.

Ear reduction:

Beneficial for individuals with overly large ears.

Earlobe surgery:

For partial or fully split earlobes (following earring piercings), Also reduction of large earlobes.

Am I a good candidate for this procedure?

Ideal candidates for Otoplasty are individuals who:

  • Are in good overall health.
  • Have fully developed ears (usually by age 5).
  • Feel self-conscious about the size, shape, or position of their ears.
  • Seek long-lasting, natural-looking results.

What results can I realistically expect with an Otoplasty?


Enhanced symmetry:

One of the primary outcomes of Otoplasty is achieving a balanced look where both ears mirror each other in size, shape, and positioning.

Harmonious alignment:

The procedure ensures that the ears are proportionate to other facial features, eliminating any previous prominence or distraction they might have caused.

Reduced protrusion:

For those with ears that noticeably stick out, Otoplasty can effectively bring them closer to the head, offering a more standard appearance.

Correction of deformities:

Whether congenital or due to injury, Otoplasty can address and rectify various ear deformities, restoring a natural look.

Boosted confidence:

With the ears now in a more desirable position and shape, many patients experience a significant boost in self-esteem and confidence, no longer feeling the need to hide or be conscious of their ears.

Permanent results:

The changes made during an Otoplasty are lasting. Once the ears are set in their new position, they typically remain that way.

Procedure details:


Pre-surgery consultations and preparation:

A comprehensive consultation with Mr. Erdmann will determine the best approach for your unique needs. Here, all your questions will be addressed, ensuring you’re well-informed and confident.

The surgical process:

Depending on the type of Otoplasty, the procedure may involve reshaping the cartilage, removing excess skin, or pinning the ear closer to the head. Local or general anaesthetic ensures patient comfort throughout.

Duration and post-surgery care:

The procedure typically lasts 1-2 hours. Post-surgery, protective dressings are applied, and detailed aftercare instructions are provided to ensure optimal healing and results.

How much will the Otoplasty procedure cost?

The cost of Otoplasty varies based on individual needs and the complexity of the procedure. At Mr. Erdmann’s clinic, we believe in transparent pricing with no hidden costs. Payment plans spread over 3 years are available, making the transformative power of Otoplasty accessible to all.

Why is Mr. Erdmann’s clinic the best option for your Otoplasty procedure

When you choose Mr. Erdmann’s clinic for your Otoplasty, you’re not just selecting a medical facility; you’re opting for a legacy of excellence. Mr. Erdmann brings a wealth of experience and specialized training to the table, ensuring that every patient receives the pinnacle of surgical expertise. Recognizing the uniqueness of each individual, Mr. Erdmann prides himself on his tailored approach, ensuring that every patient’s needs and aspirations are meticulously addressed. Located in Washington, UK, the clinic is a fusion of cutting-edge technology and a tranquil ambiance, designed to provide an unparalleled patient experience. But beyond the technology and expertise, the heart of Mr. Erdmann’s clinic lies in its commitment to trust and transparency. From the initial consultation to post-operative care, the dedicated team ensures that your well-being, comfort, and satisfaction remain paramount. So, if you’re envisioning a journey towards enhanced confidence and facial symmetry, there’s no better place to start than with Mr. Matt Erdmann. Schedule your consultation and take the first step towards transformation. Call 0191 4151272 today and reveal your best self with the mastery of Mr. Matt Erdmann!


Is the procedure painful?

Long acting local anesthetic will be used to numb the surgical areas for up to 12 hours after surgery

What anesthetic is used?

This is patient preference. The majority of cases are done under local anesthetic as a day-case

When can I return to work?

Once the wounds have healed, usually round 10 days

When can I drive?

Once the wounds have healed, at around 10 days

When can I return to exercise?

Between 4- 6 weeks depending on the type of exercise.