Ear Lobe Repair

Ear lobe repair.

There is an increasing number of people who are getting their ear lobes pierced. Men and women included. Because the number of people having their ear lobes pierced have gone up, the number of people who have damaged and torn ear lobes have also risen dramatically. Ear lobes can become torn for may reasons. The ear lobe is not a very strong part of the body and when a piercing is pulled with some force, it may cause the skin to tear resulting in the damage of earlobes. It is more common in women because of the frequent use of heavy earrings and other accessories.

Can ear lobes be repaired?

The answer is yes, ear lobes that are torn can most definitely repaired by people in the medical field. Dr Hair India is one of the best places that provide this service to the people at very reasonable rates. There are many ways to fix a ripped ear lobe. It can be done using a few sutures or stiches which are made when the ear is under local anaesthesia, meaning that there is no pain felt by the patient at all. The patient has to go back and have the sutures removed after a few weeks so that the lobe can heal completely. There are some materials that are absorbed by the body, so that the sutures vanish completely and you do not have to go in afterwards to have them removed. There is also a suture less earlobe repair which uses a more advanced way of joining the two ear lobes and fixing them. The professionals at Dr Hair India will help in choosing which procedure is the best suited for you. The procedure also depends on how much damage there is to the ear lobes and If the ear needs to be completely reshaped.

Ear lobe repair is usually a simple procedure that can be completed in a single sitting. There are no complications as such and most patients can return to their normal life after having the procedure done. A few painkillers and anti biotics may be prescribed to help in the healing process of the ear lobe.