WHAT IS IT FOR?

EARLOBE PROCEDURES ARE PERFORMED TO REPAIR TORN OR SPLIT EARLOBES AFTER WEARING EARRINGS. TO TREAT, PATIENTS WITH ELONGATED EARLOBE PIERCINGS THAT MAKE IT DIFFICULT TO KEEP EARRINGS IN POSITION. EARLOBE REDUCTIONS REMOVE EXCESS LARGE EARLOBES.

HOW?

UNDER LOCAL ANESTHESIA, THE SKIN AROUND THE PIERCING IS EXCISED TO HEALTHY TISSUE AND THE EARLOBE IS SUTURED IN THE FRONT AND BACK. RE-PIERCING IS USUALLY PERFORMED 3-6 MONTHS LATER.