Congenital Ear Deformity Treatment

Approximately 5% of the population has some sort of ear malformation, ranging from prominent ears to microtia. Dr. Mark Mitchell Jones is among an elite group of plastic surgeons who is equipped to treat a full range of congenital ear deformities, including complex microtia cases. He is double boarded certified in plastic surgery and otolaryngology (ENT), which offers a unique and favorable advantage to patients who have congenital ear deformities that involve both the outer ear structure and inner ear function.

Congenital ear defects can cause devastating social and functional impairment. If left untreated, they can cause a variety of complications, including hearing loss, developmental delays, cosmetic issues as well as problems that affect nearby cartilage, muscles, bones, and nerves. Depending on your individual concerns and the specific ear tissues that are involved, Dr. Jones can implement an ear reconstruction plan that involves otoplasty, cosmetic ear surgery and/or his innovative microtia repair techniques. We treat the following congenital ear deformities at our Atlanta practice:

What is a Congenital Ear Deformity?

Congenital ear deformities are birth defects affecting the shape and position of the ear. The soft cartilage around the ear and structures that affect both the function and appearance of the ear may be involved. Dr. Jones is a highly skilled and reputable ear reconstruction surgeon that treats all types of ear deformities using the latest techniques and progressive methodology.

If you would like more information about surgery to correct congenital ear deformities, please contact our office today. Dr. Jones will take the time to fully understand your situation so you that will be satisfied with your surgical results.