Is earlobe reduction right for me?

Earlobe reduction surgery also known as “lobuloplasty” is when the size of the ear lobe is made smaller. This can be done by itself or in conjunction with an otoplasty (ear setback) The earlobe size and shape can be affected by trauma, wearing heavy earring, gauging (stretching), or it can also be congenital. Ideal candidates for earlobe reduction surgery in Dallas are individuals who find their earlobe has a sagging appearance. The size of your earlobe can be changed and stretched out due to trauma, wearing heavy earrings, gauging (stretching), and can also be congenital. Both men and women can feel their ear is stretched out as a result of skin laxity.  

Benefits of earlobe reduction

The benefit of undergoing earlobe reduction surgery with Dr. Azouz is regaining a more natural look to your earlobe. Many patients report that they no longer try to hide or cover their ears with their hair, hats, or scarves. Earlobe reduction surgery will also give you a more youthful appearing earlobe

During your earlobe reduction surgery in Dallas with plastic surgeon Dr. Azouz, you will (in most cases) receive a combination of sedation and local anesthesia. Dr. Azouz prefers to use the combination of sedation and local anesthesia compared to the use of general anesthesia when performing lobuloplasty. 

Some patients are interested in combining ear surgery with other plastic surgeries. There are many plastic and cosmetic procedures that Dr. Azouz performs in combination with earlobe reduction surgery. The most common combination surgery for lobuloplasty is a facelift or neck lift. Dr. Azouz is able to rejuvenate the earlobes by adding fat through fat grafting or by removing excess skin.

Some of these combination surgeries include:

– Liposuction

– Thigh lift

– Drainless tummy tuck

– Mini tummy tuck

– Breast lift

– Breast augmentation

– Gynecomastia (Male breast reduction)

– Facelift or neck lift

– Eyelid surgery (Blepharoplasty)

Schedule your consultation with Dr. Azouz

If you are interested in an earlobe reduction consultation, contact Dr. Azouz to evaluate your case by calling 972 702 8888.

Can a ripped earring hole be fixed?

If your earlobe has been torn or ripped due to trauma, years of wearing heavy earrings, or will not close up after gauging, then you are a candidate for torn earlobe repair surgery is the ideal solution to repair your earlobe. After undergoing torn earlobe repair, your earlobe will have a natural appearance, and you won’t have to cover it with long hair or scarves.  Many patients desire to combine their ear lobe repair or enhancement surgery with a facelift or neck lift.  Loose skin of the earlobe can be representative of loose skin of the face and neck.

What are the benefits of undergoing an earlobe repair surgery?

Many patients report that they feel confident after surgery and are not afraid anymore of showing their earlobes since the results after surgery are fantastic. This type of ear surgery is very popular. Dallas plastic surgeon Dr. Azouz has the ability and experience to help patients to correct torn or ripped earlobes and achieve great-looking earlobes with minimal signs of scars.

What to expect from an earlobe repair surgery?

While performing a torn earlobe repair surgery, Dr. Azouz will usually use a combination of sedation and local anesthesia. Dr. Azouz prefers to use local and sedation anesthesia versus general anesthesia due to the quicker postoperative recovery.

After earlobe repair surgery is completed, Dr. Azouz suggests taking it easy for the first few days after your torn earlobe repair. With that being said, most patients are able to return to work for desk duties within the first week following their surgery. Dr. Azouz will instruct you when you can add more strenuous activities into your daily routine. 

Many patients are interested in combining ear surgery in Dallas with other cosmetic procedures since it is cost-effective and can undergo multiple surgeries with one time recovery. A few surgical options include:

– Facelift 

– Neck lift 

– Forehead reduction

– Brow lift

– Eyelid surgery (Blepharoplasty)

– Chin augmentation

– Neck liposuction

– Breast lift

– Breast augmentation

– Gynecomastia (Male breast reduction)

– Arm lift (Brachioplasty)

– Tummy tuck

Schedule a consultation with Dr. Azouz

Earlobe repair surgery with Dallas plastic surgeon Dr. Azouz will correct the tear that you have in your earlobe and help you to regain a more natural-looking appearance. Contact Dr. Azouz for an initial consultation by calling 972 702 8888.