Dr. Michael H. Fritsch Otology Ear Logo Dr. Michael H. Fritsch Professor Otolaryngology M.D. FACS 9002 N Meridian Str, Suite 204
Indianapolis, IN, USA 46260

Phone: 317.848.9505
Fax: 317.848.3623
  • Pre-op
  • Equipment
  • Surgical Technique
  • "Nuggets"
  • Post-operative Follow Up
  • References
  • Incisionless Otoplasty

    Post-operative Follow Up

    1. The patient is asked to place ointment over the puncture points for several days.

    2. Water precautions are observed for one week.

    3. An oral analgesic such as acetaminophen is recommended.

    4. The patient is seen 3 weeks post-operatively and as needed.

    5. There are no incisions, suture removals, drains, dressings or headbands to care for in the post-operative period. Sometimes an overnight dressing is placed.