Surgery is an operation to investigate or treat a disease or injury. Ask your surgeon to explain what you can expect and any risks involved. Take time to understand the information when deciding about surgery.
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Topic: Ear nose throat
Ear correction surgery, or otoplasty, is usually done to move prominent ears closer to the head or to reduce the size of large ears.
Rhinoplasty may be performed for cosmetic reasons or to correct a structural problem.
If tonsillitis attacks become frequent and severe, your doctor might suggest an operation.
A tracheostomy is a surgical procedure that involves making a cut in the trachea (windpipe) and inserting a tube into the opening.
See also Cosmetic surgery