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Ear Surgery
for Men in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Best Plastic Surgeon 2021 - Grand Rapids Magazine Castle Connolly Top Doctor Realself Top 100 New Beauty
Best Plastic Surgeon 2021 - Grand Rapids Magazine Castle Connolly Top Doctor Realself Top 100 New Beauty Best Plastic Surgeon 2021 - Grand Rapids Magazine Castle Connolly Top Doctor Realself Top 100 New Beauty

If you feel self-consciousness because your ears protrude or are misshapen, a Grand Rapids ear surgery for men at the Bengtson Center can help.

Grand Rapids plastic surgeons, Dr. Brad Bengtson and Dr. David Alfonso use advanced techniques to create a natural angle between your head and your ears.

Where needed, they can also create a pleasing fold and contour to your ears. As a result of male ear surgery Grand Rapids patients of ours are normally extremely satisfied with their results: ears that naturally complement facial features and contribute to a balanced, harmonious appearance.

Experience Matters

Meet Our Surgeons

When you are ready to make a transformation, you deserve partners on your journey who you trust deeply to deliver the results you want.

The highly experienced team at The Bengtson Center for Aesthetics & Plastic Surgery is led by board-certified surgeons Dr. Brad Bengtson and Dr. David Alfonso. Our surgeons are regularly recognized by patients and colleagues alike for their commitment to innovation, compassionate patient care, and top-quality outcomes. Their work is supported by the thoughtful and passionate collaboration of the entire Bengtson team.

Dr. Bengtson - Grand Rapids Plastic Surgeon

Brad Bengtson MD, FACS, Founder

Has consistently been named one of the Best Doctors in America® since 1996 and recognized as Best Plastic Surgeon in Grand Rapids by Grand Rapids Magazine for the last 12 years.

With over two decades of experience, he is respected for his cutting-edge techniques and compassionate patient care. In addition to his work with patients, Dr. Bengtson travels globally to share his knowledge and innovative approaches with fellow plastic surgeons. He is passionate about delivering harmonious, natural-looking results that elevate rather than alter each patient’s unique aesthetic.

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Dr. Alfonso - Grand Rapids Plastic Surgeon

David AlfonsoMD, FACS

Has extensive experience performing a range of surgical and non-surgical procedures, with a particular passion for body contouring and facial rejuvenation.

A careful listener and passionate practitioner, he has received numerous accolades, including recognition as a RealSelf Top Doctor since 2015. He also contributes to advancing techniques in the plastic surgery community through regular publications and lectures. Dr. Alfonso is a fluent Spanish speaker, which helps him provide exceptional communication and care to a broader range of patients. 

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What is Ear Surgery?

Ear surgery, also known as otoplasty, decreases the projection and the angle of the ear in relation to the head. It also improves the shape of the ear.

Ear surgery for men at our Grand Rapids practice can also improve structural deformities that result in a misshapen or absent ear. Typically an incision is made in the back portion of the ear to either reshape or reduce the cartilage and reposition the Y-shaped folds of the ear.

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Why Might Men's Ear Surgery Be Recommended for Me?

Improving facial harmony through ear surgery can dramatically increase men’s self-confidence at our Grand Rapids practice. Dr. Bengtson and Dr. Alfonso recommend ear surgery for men in their Grand Rapids practice to help them achieve the following benefits:

  • Improved appearance of ears in relation to facial features
  • Repositioned ear projection off the head
  • Increased self-esteem and overall confidence

Ideal Candidates

Who are Good Candidates for a Grand Rapids Ear Surgery for Men?

Men of many ages and circumstances undergo our Grand Rapids male ear surgery at our practice. The following factors generally define good candidates for this procedure:

  • You can clearly define why you want the surgery.
  • You understand what it can and cannot accomplish.
  • You accept the potential risks of your procedure and your responsibilities as a patient.
  • You are healthy, emotionally secure, and stable.
  • You accept that you will need to make healthy lifestyle choices to maintain the results achieved by your surgery.
  • You have realistic expectations and are willing to accept minor asymmetries.
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What Should I Know AboutMen's Ear Surgery

1. Men's Ear surgery is performed in our Grand Rapids practice on an outpatient basis.

2. Your surgery may be performed under either general anesthesia or local sedation.

3. Results are long lasting, and proper skincare for men is essential after surgery.

4. You will need a capable adult with you for 24 hours after your release from surgery.

5. Recovery ranges from 7 to 10 days, although you will return to light, normal daily activity immediately following surgery.

6. Scars are a normal outcome of surgery. The location and pattern of your incisions and the resulting scars will be discussed during your consultation.

7. Afterward, you will return to your home or, for our out-of-town guests, to one of the designated hotels conveniently located a short distance from our office.

Request Your Grand Rapids Ear Surgery for MenConsultation

To speak with Dr. Brad Bengtson or Dr. David Alfonso about ear surgery for men Grand Rapids area residents are encouraged to contact our office today to schedule a meeting. Request your appointment online, or call our office at (616)588-8880

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Are you ready to take the next step to a more beautiful you? Plastic Surgeons Dr. Bengtson and Dr. Alfonso, along with the team at The Bengtson Center for Aesthetics & Plastic Surgery, provide advanced plastic surgery and cosmetic treatment for patients from Grand Rapids, Birmingham, Detroit, and Kalamazoo, Michigan. We specialize in breast augmentation, breast implants, and tummy tuck surgery, as well as laser hair removal, Micro-Needling, BOTOX Cosmetic, JUVÉDERM, and other dermal fillers. Results may vary from person to person.