What is earlobe repair surgery?
Earlobe repair surgery is a simple surgical procedure to mend earlobes that have become stretched by gauges or heavy earrings, or even torn by pulling as from a small child. It can also correct uneven earlobes bringing symmetry to the whole face. The procedure is easily performed in the office under local anesthesia in less than an hour. Dr. Saigal specializes in earlobe repair and can restore a natural youthful appearance to your earlobe, as well as repair any damage.
Sutures are typically removed during an office visit after about 10 days. You can expect minimal scarring and ears can usually be re-pierced in approximately two to three months.