Pre op: Hemangioma of the ear. Post op: 1 month following excision of the hemangioma. This 13 year old male had the top of his ear bitten off by a dog several years before. The following photo shows his ear 2 months after it had been reconstructed. For more information on plastic and reconstructive surgery at St. Louis Children's Hospital, visit Ear Molding: A Nonsurgical Correction of Ear Deformities. To schedule an appointment with a St. Louis Children's Hospital plastic surgeon, please call 314.454.KIDS (5437) or 800.678.KIDS (5437).