Ear pinning surgery in Spain

Ear pinning or otoplasty is a facial surgical procedure which corrects ears that attract attention, due to their size or shape. If your have misshapen or protruding ears, otoplasty may be an option. It can make the ears accompany the facial harmony and contribute to enhance your beauty.

Ear pinning can correct ear conditions such as:

  • protruding ears
  • abnormally large ear lobes
  • lop ear in which the tip folds down and trends forward
  • shell ear in which certain features of a normal ear are missing

What is included?

  • Hospital stay
  • Preoperative examination
  • Operating room, surgeon and anesthesia
  • Nursing services
  • Final consultation with the surgeon before returning home

Hospital Facilities

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Our International patient department can help you planning your travel to receive this medical treatment, with accommodation suggestions and transfers service between the airport, the hospital and your accommodation. Patient Assistance & Support Service team can handle the management of all documentation to not have to worry about anything.

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The surgery

Anesthesia is required for this procedure. Adults will get local anesthesia with a sedative, and children will likely receive general anesthesia.

The surgeon will make a small cut at the back of your ear in order to access to the cartilage. Ears can be reshaped by cutting out the cartilage or folding and stitching the cartilage. In either case, after the surgery, the surgeon will close the cuts with stitches.

Generally patient can go home the same day. They should stay home at least one week after the surgery.

Medical Team

Maria Granados - Rheumatology

Dra. Maria Granados Ruiz


Dr. Ranieri Ripoli

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Costa Blanca extends along the eastern coast of Spain and covers the province of Alicante that has the best all year round temperatures for a speedy recovery for treatment abroad. The World Health Organization considers the climate as one of the most favorable in the world for overall health and well-being. This is why engaging in health tourism in this region is of such a great benefit. Especially, for those looking to undertake a fertility treatment Costa Blanca presents an ideal region making it possible to take advantage of the healing properties of the Mediterranean environment due to presence of salt lakes and relatively low humidity. Additionally, the great presence of negative ions in the air of the Costa Blanca region positively affects both mental health and physical comfort.


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