Earlobe repair is a surgical procedure designed to correct earlobes that have become stretched or to close a hole in the earlobe. The procedure is commonly done for those who have stretched the earlobe with various piercings or in those with a long history of wearing heaving earrings. Earlobe repair is a highly-individualized procedure that is tailored to a look that you find aesthetically pleasing.
Ear Lobe Repair Can:
- Reshape awkward-looking or overly-stretched earlobes
- Improve self-confidence
How Does It Work?
Earlobe reshaping is done as an outpatient procedure at Image Surgical Arts of Nashville’s surgery center in Nashville, Tennessee. A small incision is made in the earlobe. After which, Dr. Harris will work meticulously to resize and reshape the skin and cartilage of the earlobe giving you the best possible outcome with very little downtime. Dr. Brady Harris is a highly-skilled surgeon with years of experience in a wide variety of facial cosmetic surgeries. Your procedure can be done in as little as 15-minutes per ear. Often, the procedure can be done under local anesthesia.
When Can I Expect to See Results?*
Results from earlobe repair are immediate. Some post-surgical swelling may mask the true outcome of the procedure. Swelling should subside over the course of a week. Earlobe repair is considered a lifetime procedure.
Does It Hurt?*
Earlobe repair is generally very well tolerated. Most patients report mild discomfort for 1-2 days as they recover. Side effects may include slight swelling, bruising, or tenderness. Pain medication is usually not necessary.
Am I a Good Candidate?
If you are bothered by the size or shape of your earlobes, you may be a good candidate for earlobe repair. Earlobe repair is safe and effective.
Ready to learn more? Schedule your Earlobe Repair consultation with Dr. Brady Harris at Image Surgical Arts of Nashville’s newest location serving the Nashville, TN area today. Simply fill out the contact form on this page or give us a call at (615) 499-4224.
*Individual results may vary.