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Ear Reduction Experience

Want to know what it is like having your large ears made smaller in size? Have you been bothered by excessively big ears your whole life and now want to consider ear reduction surgery? Maybe your journey and experience are similar to Manny's when it comes to having big ears. Take a look here and enjoy his candid discussion.
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Pinning Effect of Ear Reduction

Here is a great 2 minute video that shows how Dr. Hilinski can make the ear look pinned back using macrotia ear reduction surgery technique. So many patients who have excessively big ears end up undergoing traditional otoplasty surgery, or ear pinning. Unfortunately, many of these patients end up in our office still unhappy with their excessively large ears. That is because ear pinning can help make the ear look a little less prominent from... Continue Reading
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Having Smaller Ears is Possible!

We just had to post this personal account of a patient who came to see Dr. Hilinski to get her ears made smaller in size. We are so honored to be part of these life-changing operations for patients like her!! I started doing research for ear surgery about 20 years ago. I had a consultation with a surgeon and she recommended otoplasty, but I knew that’s not what I wanted. When I asked about making... Continue Reading
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Video Testimonial

Want to know what it is like to have your ears made smaller in size? Ever consider having cosmetic ear reduction surgery, but weren't so sure what to expect? Take a look at this eye-opening interview and expose on macrotia ear reduction surgery that was focused on one of Dr. Hilinski's own patients. She was so happy with the outcome of her surgery to make her new, designer ears that she helped in the production... Continue Reading
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Ear Reduction Expert

Here is a fantastic macrotia ear reduction case that vividly demonstrates how Dr. Hilinski can make large ears much smaller in size. This is a patient who - like so many of our cosmetic ear reduction patients - discovered Dr. Hilinski online in her attempt to find someone who could shrink her large ears down in size. Now Dr. Hilinski has been performing this exact operation for many years now. But despite this, patients with... Continue Reading
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Smaller Ears From Macrotia Surgery

Dr. Hilinski is seeing increasing numbers of patients seeking smaller ears. In nearly all of these cases, macrotia scapha enlargement is present and contributes to the ear looking too big from various angles. Here is yet another example of just this problem. This particular patient - like so many of our macrotia ear reduction surgery patients - flew to the United States from another country to see Dr. Hilinski. He was especially bothered by the... Continue Reading
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Large Ear Made Smaller

Yet another amazing case of ear reduction performed by San Diego cosmetic ear specialist, Dr. John Hilinski. If you research ear reduction surgery online, you are likely going to find that Dr. Hilinski is the country's leading expert when it comes to making large ears smaller in size. He has grown this niche segment of his plastic surgery practice over many years - accumulating the most experience and knowledge when it comes to making patient's... Continue Reading
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Making A Large Ear Smaller

No - this is not another case of otoplasty, or ear pinning. Look more closely. This amazing result came about after Dr. Hilinski performed macrotia, or scapha ear reduction, surgery on this young female patient. She was bothered by the fact that her ears were too large - as seen from top to bottom. So Dr. Hilinski reduced the upper portion of her ear by taking away skin and cartilage - then reducing the earlobe... Continue Reading
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Macrotia Surgery Instant Change

Macrotia surgery is a specific type of cosmetic ear reshaping procedure that helps to reduce the size of one's ear. Ear pinning is a completely different type of cosmetic ear surgery (otoplasty) that simple pulls the ear closer to the head and is much more commonly performed. Macrotia surgery involves actually making the size of the ear smaller - primarily focusing on reducing the upper half of the ear. This is a great example of... Continue Reading

Macrotia (Scapha Reduction) Case Example

When it comes to making a large ear smaller, I happen to be one of the few surgeons in the country who does this on a regular basis. This is termed macrotia surgery - also known as scapha reduction since the actual scapha is made to be smaller. Keep in mind this is totally unlike ear pinning, or otoplasty, surgery where the ear is essentially brought closer to the side of the head. Macrotia (scapha... Continue Reading

Ear Reduction Healing

See what early healing looks like following macrotia ear reduction surgery performed by Dr. John Hilinski. Macrotia ear reduction surgery, or scapha reduction surgery, is an unusual type of cosmetic ear surgery that is intended to actually make an ear smaller in size - not just pinning the ear back closer to the head. Dr. Hilinski is one of the nation's few experts in macrotia ear reduction. Learn more about this by using this link... Continue Reading

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