Ear Lobe Repair, Procedure and Facts.

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WHAT IS EAR LOBE REPAIR?

Ear lobe repair is a simple, safe, minimally invasive reconstructive surgical procedure done to restore the appearance of ear lobes that have been torn or elongated due to trauma or piercing or pull by heavy earrings.

WHO ALL REQUIRE AN EAR LOBE REPAIR?

All those with torn or elongated or expanded ear lobes due to

Trauma

After wearing heavy and dangling earrings for an extended period of time.

WHAT DOES THE PROCEDURE INVOLVE?

  • It is a one-day procedure taking 30mins to 45mins or even less for one ear.
  • Both the ears can be done on the same day.
  • The procedure is started by a local anesthesia to make the area numb or free of pain.
  • Mild swelling and redness is present that is taken care by painkillers and subsides within 2-3days.

WHAT IS THE AFTER CARE TO BE TAKEN?

  • The dressing is kept in place and the area is kept clean and dry for 2-3days.
  • A topical antibiotic is applied for the next 7 days.
  • You are called for follow up after 1 week when the wound check is also done.
  • Complete healing usually occurs by 2-3weeks.

WHAT SHOULD I EXPECT AFTER THE PROCEDURE?

  • After the procedure you see a very thin linear line along the line of cut that fades within a few days.

WHEN CAN I RE-PIERCE MY EARLOBE?

  • The earlobe can be re-pierced, 3-4 weeks after the procedure when the ear lobe has completely healed.

ARE THERE ANY SIDE EFFECTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE PROCEDURE?

  • The procedure is safe, minimally invasive and rarely associated with any side effects like pain, swelling.

ARE THEY ANY OTHER PAINLESS METHOD OF EAR LOBE REPAIR THAN SURGERY?

Yes, there is a suture-less method. In this surgical glue is applied to the elongated ear lobes and the edges are approximated. It is a completely pain free procedure.

To book appointment call

Sskin Savvy Advanced Aesthetics

Kohinoor square B wing 403 4th floor N.C.Kelkar marg opposite shiv sena bhavan Dadar west mumbai 28

9821880678
8960960962
02235644828

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