While the earlobe may appear small, its shape and size can significantly influence your overall appearance and self-assurance. If your earlobe has sustained damage, be it from gauges, piercings, or genetic factors, you may be eligible for earlobe repair. Feinstein Dermatology offers comprehensive solutions, including non-surgical interventions and surgical corrections performed by our in-house, board-certified plastic surgeon.

Being a trusted provider of earlobe repair in Delray Beach and the surrounding areas, we dedicate ourselves to enhancing both your aesthetic journey and confidence.

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Why Choose Earlobe Repair?

Discover the practical reasons for earlobe repair and how it can address common concerns, enhancing appearance and comfort. Potential factors include:

  • Oversized holes following the removal of earrings or piercings.
  • Elongated or split earlobes due to gravity, collagen loss, or wear and tear.
  • Structural abnormalities with the earlobe.
  • A buildup of keloids or scar tissue affecting the shape of your earlobes.

If you are experiencing any of these concerns, you may be a good candidate for earlobe repair from Feinstein Dermatology.

Earlobe Repair Reconstruction Specialist Dr. Enisman

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Dr. Lawrence Enisman, with over three decades of experience, is exceptionally skilled in earlobe reconstruction. Dr. Enisman completed his medical degree at New York Medical College and his residency at St. Vincent’s Hospital in New York City. Dr. Enisman is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. He has served as Chairman of Plastic Surgery at St. Francis Hospital and is the past Chairman of Plastic Surgery at Vassar Brothers Medical Center.

Earlobe Repair: Treatment Options

Your doctor may perform earlobe repair as either a non-surgical or surgical intervention. During your initial consultation, your doctor will discuss the different options, helping you determine the best way to achieve your aesthetic goals.

Non-Surgical Treatment

Experience the convenience of non-surgical earlobe repair through the skillful application of dermal fillers. This injectable plumps up thin earlobes to create a more stable foundation for piercings. In just minutes, filler treatments deliver prompt results with virtually no downtime, offering a seamless and effective solution.

Surgical Treatment

When a defect is too significant to be corrected non-invasively, the next step is plastic surgery. During this procedure, your surgeon may remove scarred or damaged tissue, and use sutures to close up any remaining wounds. Plastic surgery can reshape your earlobes to provide a more pleasing aesthetic and make you eligible for re-piercing. Earlobe surgery usually takes less than an hour and has a recovery time of three or four days.

Beautiful Cosmetic Transformations

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Meet Our Board-Certified Team

At Feinstein Dermatology in Delray Beach, FL, our commitment is patient satisfaction and loyalty. We are defining the new standard in customer experience and outcomes, striving to lead by example for others to follow. With a dedicated patient base of over thirty-five thousand (35,000) individuals who have entrusted us with their dermatological and cosmetic needs, we have earned our reputation as a leading provider in the field.

Our team comprises dedicated professionals, including board-certified dermatologists, a board-certified Mohs surgeon, and a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon, with a particular highlight on Dr. Feinstein. As a Diamond Provider with Allergan and a top 2% injector, his expertise is a testament to our commitment to exceptional care. We invite you to experience the exceptional care and dedication that defines Feinstein Dermatology, where all treatments are performed by our board-certified experts.

Earlobe Repair FAQs

The cost of nonsurgical earlobe repair varies based on how much filler is requested. Although variable, surgical earlobe repair cost can range from 400 to 1500 dollars, depending on the complexity of the procedure and structure of the earlobe. It is essential to consult a board certified cosmetic plastic surgeon before deciding which procedure to opt for correcting any earlobe defect. Contact our office for customized pricing. 

Earlobe repair is typically considered a cosmetic procedure, and as such, it is often not covered by insurance. Insurance plans generally cover procedures that are deemed medically necessary for health reasons rather than cosmetic enhancements. It’s advisable to check with your specific insurance provider to understand their policies and coverage options for earlobe repair. If the procedure is cosmetic, you may need to cover the costs out of pocket.

The sensation of pain during earlobe repair can vary from person to person. In general, the procedure is not considered highly painful, as it is often performed under local anesthesia to numb the area. The local anesthesia helps minimize discomfort during the repair process. You may feel some pressure or mild discomfort, but severe pain is not typical. It’s essential to communicate any concerns or preferences regarding pain management with your doctor to ensure a comfortable experience during the earlobe repair procedure.

Absolutely! At Feinstein Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery, our skilled practitioners are not only dermatologists but also experts in comprehensive earlobe repair. Whether you require non-surgical solutions or intricate surgical interventions, our team possesses the skill and experience to address your needs effectively.

Feel Good About Your Skin

At Feinstein Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery, we’re more than just skincare experts in the heart of the Palm Beaches – we’re your partners in feeling good about your skin for life. Our commitment is to help you embrace your skin’s natural beauty and maintain a healthy, confident glow. We understand that your skin reflects your well-being, and we’re dedicated to making you feel comfortable in your own skin. Schedule an earlobe repair consultation at our Delray Beach office today at (561) 498-4407, and let us be the partners you can count on, every step of the way.