Ear Lobe Surgery

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Earlobe surgery or repair is a reconstructive plastic surgery procedure performed to restore the appearance of earlobes that have been torn or stretched due to ear tearing, trauma, or piercing, including the insertion of ear gauges. This can also be called earlobe reconstructive surgery or split earlobe repair (U.K.).

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10 Years After Stretching Earlobes - Finally Getting Them Fixed! - Plano, TX

Made an appointment a few months ago for just a consultation and it was finally the day! Got to the office a little early and was so excited. Was checked into a room where they brought me a binder with many before and after photos of ear surgeries. Not to long after Dr. Friedman was in the room... READ MORE

Bilateral Earlobe Repair and Repiercing - Knoxville, TN

In addition to his calming manner, Dr. Smith has excellent clinical skills. He completed four residencies in order to fully prepare for his current practice. The surgery was pleasant, and I had no pain whatsoever. I appreciated the nurse's presence. She contributed to the calm environment. The... READ MORE


My earlobes were stretched to an inch and I never thought they would look normal again. I was wrong! Dr. Pearson did an AMAZING job; there is hardly a scar and it’s practically unnoticeable. When I tell people my ears were once gauged, some don’t believe me because they look like they’re suppo... READ MORE

Woman Who Likes Using Big Earring Much Needed Ear Lobe Repair - New York, NY

Easy fast procedure, no pain and no down time and it was done under local anesthesia. To me the recovery process was very easy and I didn't experience any pain, which was great because I hate to be in pain. I saw my doctor today I will be able to re pierced my ears in three wait, I can't wait!!!!!!! READ MORE

Had my Earring Ripped out by Playground Bullies. 15 Years Later It Got Repaired - Houston, TX

My earlobe was torn in a fight. I was very bullied at school so my earrings were an easy target. I was wearing small silver hoops that day. And out it came with a yank. I remember my aunt putting peroxide on my ear and using butterfly stitches to glue to back together. It never healed right and... READ MORE

Got my Self-esteem Back! - Santa Barbara, CA

I chose Dr. Mackenzie to perform an earlobe surgery to correct a deformity I was born with. It bothered me for my entire life and I obsessively kept it covered for over 20 years. Dr M did 2 procedures to get the shape looking like a normal ear. I am SO happy. If I ever consider any other... READ MORE

Need to Get my Unsightly Torn Earlobe Repaired - Tunbridge Wells, GB

I came across Bella Vou clinic via a Google search for split earlobe repair surgery. I called the clinic and spoke to Stevie the receptionist who was friendly and efficient. I made an appointment and all the information I needed was promptly emailed to me. On the day of the procedure, from... READ MORE

Best Experience Ever! - Newport Beach, CA

After saving up enough money to fix my ears, I called around to many different surgeons and asked about pricing as well as when I could be scheduled. I, like many others, was trying to find the best deal around as well as something I didn't have to wait forever to get taken care of. After... READ MORE

Bilateral Earlobe Reduction - Seattle, WA

In office procedure, quick and painless. Day of and the swelling has diminished significantly/almost completely gone in right ear. My left ear is slightly more swollen, but that's due to the fact my left earlobe was slightly larger than the right one. Both Dr. Sattler and Ms. Cooper made sure I... READ MORE

No More Holes from Gauges - Plano, TX

Dr. Ho did an excellent job repairing my ear lobes! I had 2 inch gauges/plugs for 4 years and finally decided it was time to sew them up. After a lot of research, I found Dr. Ho, and he literally couldn't have done a better job! I had a blowout in both ears, and he fixed them no problem! They... READ MORE

Best Decision - Nashville, TN

I've had my plugs for 15 years an have been an inch for a long time. I was ready for a change and really nervous. I called around to so many places all over the city and the first thing that sold me was how amazing and nice and helpful the staff was. I scheduled. Best decision ever. Great bed... READ MORE

Not 15 Anymore, I'm 30 with2Kids Ones Going to MiddleSchool I'm Active in Events Just Wanted Normal Ears Again. Westerville, OH

I had gauged earlobes when I was 15 at 21 I took them out for 9 years I've been waiting to have them fixed, I finally did it..he was nice but didn't let me see said wait a day to uncover my ears...the next day I knew why..I'm so upset he hasn't responded I just want my money back, he mangled my... READ MORE

Droopy / Uneven Earlobes - Now Beautiful! - Omaha, NE

Dr Popp & his staff are amazing! I scheduled a consultation and they got me in right away! Ive never had any sort of surgery anytime in my life - and well...it was an absolutely amazing experience! Dr. Popps staff was very professional and the office was extremely clean! After my consultation -... READ MORE

Stretched out Ears but Wanting Diamonds ;) - Riverside, CA

When I was 18 I joined the band wagon of "stretching my ears" to have the bigger earrings ... Now at 30 years old I became sick of holes in my ears. I didn't want to wear big gauges anymore, I wanted pretty earrings like most women :) Procedure was quick and painless. Dr Ku is incredibly... READ MORE

Emergency Injury, Giant Dog Tore Tunnel! - El Paso, TX

I'm the stereotypical pierced and tattooed lady, so yes I have those big gauges in my ears, or I did. Well my giant 100lb pup put his foot through one and caused a huge issue, with leaving town soon for summer vacation I was in a pinch! Dr lee got me in ASAP and I have beautiful ears now. I love... READ MORE

27 Years Old and Got Much Needed Ear Lobe Surgery - Lone Tree, CO

After having stretched ears at an inch for over 10 years, it was time for a change no only personally but also professionally. I found Dr. Weber on this site through other glowing reviews and decided to choose him to perform the surgery. Dr. Weber along with his staff are very welcoming and... READ MORE

20 Year Old -- Wanted to Wear Normal Earrings After Stretching Lobes - Palo Alto, CA

My main motivation to have this procedure done was to be able to wear normal earrings again. I love jewelry, and with stretched earlobes you are really limited to what earrings you can wear. For me it wasn't as bad as some other people with the same experience. Mine closed up a good amount, so I... READ MORE

Earlobe Reduction - Hermosa Beach, CA

My motivation behind having earlobe reduction was to have smaller earlobes. I have noticed that my earlobes exceeded the average length and I became very self-conscious. My personal feelings of my ears kept me from wearing earrings, changing hairstyles and to the point of changing position in... READ MORE

Finally Have my Ear Back!!!! - Northbrook, IL

After several years of dealing with the torn earlobe, I finally decided to take care of it and get it fixed. We looked around for the best doctor and found Jacob Bloom, M.D. in Northbrook. He was incredible at getting my ear back in shape, was very attentive and patient with all the questions I... READ MORE

Reformed Hipster with Gaged Ears ! Washington, DC

I had gauged earlobes when I was 14. Sure I was the coolest kid in high school. However when approaching the big "30" I started longing for earlobes again. I'd been waiting to have them fixed, along with a little push from my mother,I did it. To do the procedure I chose my favorite and... READ MORE

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