A keloid in an earlobe piercing may be effectively removed through flap excision surgery. Here are before and after photos of this patient's procedure.

Surgical Removal of Keloid in Earlobe Piercing By Dr.U

Keloid tissue growth on the earlobe may often occur in individuals with dark skin tones who have ear piercings. This Brentwood, Los Angeles patient made the decision to have her ears pierced. Shortly afterward, a  keloid developed in the form of a large hard lump on the earlobe. Although she had received steroid injection treatments…

Results of Los Angeles, Hollywood Patient’s Surgery with Dr. Umar to Repair Split Earlobe

Results of Los Angeles, Hollywood Patient’s Surgery with Dr. Umar to Repair Split Earlobe: Ear piercings can stretch downward from the weight of earrings, damaging the lobe by creating a split. This can happen when heavy earrings are worn and the tissue tears, leaving a vertical split. This patient came to see Dr. Umar about her…