The term “Otoplasty” refers to a surgical procedure which is performed to correct an abnormality of the external ear (pinna). The abnormality could be congenital from birth. Alternatively, the deformity may arise from abnormal development, disease or trauma.
Dr Colin Tham is a consultant plastic surgeon in private practice here in Singapore. He is also accredited and recognized as a specialist reconstructive and plastic surgeon by Singapore’s Ministry of Health.
Cosmetic Surgeon Dr Tham obtained his Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland, in 1992. He then proceeded to undergo Basic and Advanced Specialist Training in Plastic Surgery at Singapore General Hospital, and was subsequently admitted as a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (Ireland) in 1999.