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Repair pierced ears? Where?

Post by tigerbalm » Mon, 14 May 2007 6:24 pm

Hi does anyone have an experience with a doctor who can repair (close) pierced ears?
Need to reposition the ear piercing and this requires the existing holes to be sewn together. Called one plastic surgeon, they quoted 1500 S$!!! Husband offered to do ti himself :shock:
Any other suggestion?
Thanks in advance
Btw checked with my GP, he does not do it and recommended the said surgeon.

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Post by joop » Mon, 14 May 2007 10:49 pm

Why don't you let the holes close up then re-pierce? It may take a bit longer but definitely cheaper.
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Post by tigerbalm » Mon, 14 May 2007 11:25 pm

That would take ages - and the new hole has to be slightly above the old one - so if it would tear, I would end up with a hole in my ear like from National Geographic frontpage picture... :(

It cannot be, that I am the only one with this problem? How about people with injuries from earrings? Do they all use a PS for thousands of $$$?
Anyway any suggestion welcome - not the superglue one from my worse half though!

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