Family turns to plastic surgery for daughter who was bullied because of her appearance

This family shared their story about their daughter’s struggle with her ears. For much of elementary and middle school, Samantha was taunted and bullied about the shape of her ears. She finally decided she’d had enough and went to see a plastic surgeon about an otoplasty.

Plastic surgery isn’t always about face lifts and breast implants… for many patients, it’s about changing their lives. Ear surgery is one of the most rewarding procedures there is because of the incredible impact it has on the lives of those who need it.

This story originally aired on Cleveland, Ohio’s ABC 5 News.