i had my ears pierced when i was younger on my earlobes, over the years i began to notice tht my small holes have become more of a line causing my studs to hang and fall through my ears. how much would this cost to have it fixed?
How Much Does It Cost to Fix Torn Earlopes That Are Not Torn All the Way Through?
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Heavy earrings are the usual culprit
Usually, heavy earrings over time lead to dilated or elongated earlobe holes. Occassionally a child can grab an earring and cause a rip all the way through. Techniques to repair these two types are usually similar and the fees range from $500 to $1000 each.
Torn earlobe repair costs
Earlobe repairs can be done easily and painlessly.
Ear lobe repairs can be done easily and painlessly for roughly $500-750 per earlobe under local anesthesia. Sincerely,
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Ear lobe repair cost
Down my way in Alabama, it's generally $200-400 per ear for repair of a torn or stretched ear lobe piercing. It is done in the office with local anesthesia in about 20-30 minutes/ear with no real downtime. The exact technique is dictate by your ear shape.
Repair Cost for Enlarged But Not Completely Torn Earlobes
Fees vary widely from city to city and according to what earlobe repair or earlobe reshaping is performed.
It is unusual to not have to cut to the rim when repairing even an enlarged earlobe hole because if you only cut out the hole and repair it the earlobe tends to elongate and look unnatural. To repair the enlarged earlobe and restore a normal shape you almost always have to cut the rim.
The fees usually range from $600 to $1,800 in New York City for most of earlobe repair and earlobe reshaping procedures.
Partial repair of torn earlobes
Ear lobe Repair costs
Generally, this procedure costs $500-1000 depending on the situation. Like any other procedure, the skill and experience level of the surgeon is important and complications may arise-seek consultation with a well-trained board-certified plastic surgeon. Best wishes.
Earlobe Repair Cost
In our area, $250 per ear under local anesthesia in the clinic. This covers repiercing of the ear after it is healed.
Cost of fixing partially torn ear lobes
The cost of fixing partially torn ear lobules costs essentially the same as ones that are not torn because the surgery is nearly identical and will run about $500 per ear lobule.
The cost to repair a stretched earlobe varies from region to region. Usually this can be done for about $500-750/ear in NYC.
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