Whether you have protruding ears, split earlobes, or enlarged earlobes, ear surgery or otoplasty is an outpatient procedure that can provide much joy and satisfaction for many.
Protruding ears can make one feel self-conscious and for many women, a reason to never wear their hair up. Children are frequently teased for protruding ears and otoplasty is a common procedure before they enter school.
A torn earlobe due to heavy earring use, large looped earrings, or trauma can easily be repaired in the office and re-pierced at a later time. Women love their earrings and to be able to wear the earrings and loops you once did provides so much joy.
An enlarged or elongated earlobe can be shortened with an earlobe reduction. Long, thin earlobes can be a sure sign of aging while a smaller and fuller earlobe is more youthful.
Gauged earlobes are more difficult to correct as the earlobe has been significantly thinned and stretched. Many seek repair after growing tired of wearing these gauged earrings.