Ear

Auricular

A mirror image prosthetic replacement can restore natural symmetry to the head, channel sound, and restore poise and equanimity to the patient. A well made prosthetic ear, in addition to being anatomically correct transmits light (similar to a natural ear) and includes capillaries to further enhance its life-like appearance.

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Eye

Orbital

An orbital prosthesis restores the eye as well as the area surrounding it. This prosthesis is among the most complex type of facial restoration to design and fit, because it is a multi-component device and must match the subtle modeling and coloration of the orbital area. Eyeglasses are a prerequisite to the prosthesis design. Lightweight frames, the lines of which coincide closely with the outline of the defect, are best. Re-establishing natural symmetry to the face is immensely gratifying to both the patient and the surgeon. [Read more…]

Nose

Nasal

Loss of the nose in part or in its entirety as the result of disease or accident account for a large percentage of conditions requiring prosthetic reconstruction. The nasal prosthesis is constructed on a cast of the patient using photographs pre-dating the injury. Every effort is made to design the nose in perfect scale and harmony with the face. [Read more…]