Article Tagged ‘ otoplasty ’

Another Case of Stopping Bullies!

Read how this beautiful young girl was bullied and how cosmetic otoplasty changed her life. Click to view article

The Sensitive Subject of Bullying and Childhood Cosmetic Surgery

A local news story about a adolescent who was bullied about her protruding ears has expanded into the national and international media.  This story about Dr. Niamtu correcting the protruding ears of a young patient has been featured in hundreds of media outlets including Inside Edition, The Talk on CBS, The New Your Post, The […]

Parents May Choose Cosmetic Surgery to Stop Bullying

It was my honor to help this beautiful young lady to escape the effect of peer bullying from her protruding ears.  Even small facial deformities can produce very negative psychological consequences in childhood that can lead to a lifetime of low self-esteem and negative body image.  My biggest reward is to see the positive personality […]

Dr. Niamtu Featured on National TV Show Helping a Bullied Patient with Protruding Ears Regain his Self-Confidence

I was my honor to assist this awesome patient with his protruding ear correction.  This patient explains his lifetime of bullying and low self-esteem.  I am so greatful to have been able to make a difference in his life.  My staff and I love this guy and his story is touching. For more information about […]

How Otoplasty (protruding ear surgery) Changed our Lives

Protruding ears can be a very be a very big issue for patients, especially children. Bullying, teasing and peer pressure can affect well being and self-confidence and lead to low self-esteem. Otoplasty (the surgical correction of protruding ears) is one of the most rewarding procedures for surgeons as it can truly improve a patients life. […]

“Hairstyle Freedom” after Otoplasty

Protruding ears are a big problem for many children and adults.  This deformity can result in bullying, lack of self confidence and the inability to wear ones hair short.  Many children and adults wear their hair long to hide the protruding ears.  It is rewarding as a surgeon to see many male and patients return […]

One Young Man’s Success with Otoplasty

Although much of the visible reward of my job is immediate, sometimes great things don’t happen immediately. Cosmetic facial surgery not only makes people look better, it also makes them feel better about themselves. When I get a letter like the one below, it truly underlines why I love my profession. There are few better […]

How Otoplasty Changed a Patient’s Life

Although much of the visible reward of my job is immediate, sometimes great things don’t happen immediately.  Cosmetic facial surgery not only makes people look better, it also makes them feel better about themselves.  When I get a letter like the one below, it truly underlines why I love my profession.  There are few better […]

A Nice Case on A Wonderful Young Lady

Protruding ears are one of the biggest sources of peer ridicule that occur during elementary school years.  Bullying and ridicule can cause children to withdraw and affect their body image and self-confidence for a lifetime. I was my pleasure to assist this young lady with her protruding ears.  I am proud of the physical result […]

One Girl’s Journey with Protruding Ears, Bullying and Otoplasty: by Dr. Joe Niamtu III

This 12 minute video details the journey of a 17 year old high school female with protruding ears.  The video follows her through the pre operative, intra operative and post operative phases of her surgical experience.  She highlights her experiences with bullying, low self esteem and physical problems associated with her protruding ears.  Dr. Joe […]