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MEET THE DOCTORS 2018

Dr. Hamilton and Dr. Osborne will be in: 

Atlanta, GA: October 7, 8, and 9

Europe: August

Folded Ear in Newborns: Treatment Options
Figure 1: Folded ear (aka: lidding ear) before treatment (Left) and after EarWell™ treatment (Right). (Photos courtesy of Becon Medical)

Folded Ear in Newborns: Treatment Options

My baby was born with a folded ear. What treatment options are available? A “folded” ear that is present at birth is an external ear deformity typically referred to as…

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Newborn Ear Deformity: What Can Be Done?
Figure 1: Stahl’s ear (aka: Elf ear or Spock ear) before (Left) and after (right) ear molding using EarWell™ Infant Ear Correction System)

Newborn Ear Deformity: What Can Be Done?

It is not uncommon for a baby to be born with abnormally shaped outer ears (external ears). This abnormality can either be a partial or complete absence of the outer…

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Ear Molding: An Overview
Image 1: Helical rim irregularity and Stahl’s ear before EarWell (left). After EarWell treatment (right). (Photos courtesy of Becon Medical)

Ear Molding: An Overview

Using EarWell System to Decrease the Need for Otoplasty in Children  About 5% of the babies are born with some type of an external ear or auricular deformity. Microtia (absent…

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Otoplasty for Protruding Ears
Figure 1: Before (left) and after (right) otoplasty.

Otoplasty for Protruding Ears

Overview Otoplasty is the term given to various techniques to correct an over protruded ear. Although fully functional, over protruded ears can have devastating social consequences. Children with this anatomical…

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