Tribal Earlobe Repair A tribal lobe repair is the corrective surgery for earlobes that have been stretched by Tribal ear piercings (flesh tunnels).
Tribal lobe repair surgery will allow the earlobe to repair fully by removing any damaged excess tissue from the hole in the earlobe which has been caused by stretching. Tribal lobe repair surgery is conducted under local anaesthetic and is a relatively quick and simple procedure.
Our consultant plastic surgeons offers a private tribal earlobe or
split earlobe repair surgery.
If you are considering Split ear repair surgery you can book a consultation with one of our Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons to gain a full understanding and a chance to ask any concerns you may have with the treatment.
All our Consultant Plastic Surgeons are fully qualified surgeons, listed on the General Medical Council’s (GMC) Specialist Register for Plastic Surgery, and also a member of the British Associated of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS). Ensuring you receive the highest level of care and attention regarding split ear repair.
If you would like to find out more, you can book a consultation with one of our Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons to discuss possible surgery.
The most suitable type of treatment for you will be discussed at your appointments with your surgeon.
Before considering treatment it is also important to be aware that all procedures carry a certain amount of risk and it is important that you understand the risks involved with Split ear repair.
Key facts about the procedure
Why choose us:
We believe that you should see a qualified surgeon who will be performing the Tribal Lobe repair.
Following your consultation, it is important to give yourself some time to ensure that you want the treatment and to make sure you feel at ease with the surgeon who will be treating you.
All of our consultants are registered on the General Medical Council (GMC) and our Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons are also members of the British Associated of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS), and/or members of the British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS).
A consultant plastic surgeon will be able to discuss the best option suitable for you and how you will get the most from your surgery.
Privately you will benefit from no waiting lists or long delays for a Tribal lobe repair at Fairfield Independent Hospital.
We work with all known Insurance Companies and offer competitive self-pay prices if you do not have health insurance.
Before considering treatment, it is important to be aware that all procedures carry a certain amount of risk and it is important that you understand the risks involved with
A high level of Consultant level care every time
Flexible appointments to suit you
No waiting lists or long delays
We have a team of Consultant Plastic Surgeons who provide a comprehensive service for patients who suffer Tribal lobe
You will be offered an appointment at the earliest convenient date for you.
During your initial consultation, you will be seen by a consultant plastic surgeon, who is specifically trained and has experience of performing Tribal lobe repairs. You will be able to explain your medical history and any concerns you might have with the consultant who would be performing the Tribal Lobe repair.
Your consultant plastic surgeon will discuss with you if they feel any alternative treatment pathways to consider which might be an option or if you can be booked straight in for a procedure.
We work with all known insurance companies and offer competitive self-pay prices if you do not have health insurance.
Tribal lobe repair (unilateral)
Total Guide Price
The guide price may vary depending on:
Your medical history
The type of anaesthetic your consultant advises is best for you
The type of implant, drug or the actual procedure you choose or your consultant advises is best for you
The guide prices correct as at the 1 of January, 2016
Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons withhold the right to charge a fee if the Consultation is not strictly cosmetic related, or if the patient is privately insured. You can contact our outpatient department on
01744 746 425 if you have any questions regarding free consultations.
Our Cosmetic Aftercare promise
Fairfield Independent Hospital has been providing excellence in cosmetic surgery for over 25 years and our commitment to you extends beyond surgery.
Our promise to you:
Post operative appointments with your surgeon at no extra cost
24/7 dedicated contact telephone number
Our promise to cover the costs of further surgery, if required*
We offer a comprehensive aftercare policy for all of our cosmetic patients covering the cost of all your post-operative check-ups and offer unlimited appointments with your surgeon following surgery. After your surgery you will be given a 24/7 contact telephone number to our experienced clinical team should you have any concerns or questions.
*The aftercare promise covers the cost of any surgical intervention that may be required as a result of the treatment you have received for up to 12 months after you have been discharged from hospital.
Before considering cosmetic surgery it is important to be aware that all surgical procedures carry a certain amount of risk, and it is important that you understand the potential complications and risks of the particular surgery you are considering.
The initial consultation guide price covers the cost of your initial appointment with your consultant. The consultation fee is due in full on the day of the appointment.
The Main Treatment guide price covers your stay in hospital as long as it is clinically necessary. This guide price includes all pre-operative tests that the Hospital requires to ensure you are fit for surgery, the fees for your consultant and anaesthetist to perform the procedure, and any nursing care, medication and food after. However, if your consultant advises that you need a different prosthesis, or you request a non standard item, then the guide price for your treatment will alter. This will be made clear to you before you go ahead with your treatment and will become the ‘fixed price’. The payment for the main treatment is due in full, ten days prior to your admission date.
Post discharge care following your discharge from Hospital is included in your fixed price care package. This price includes a single post-op consultant consultation and physiotherapy visits (up to the number stated), removal of any stitches, change of dressings and any medication you need to take home with you. The main treatment price also includes the cost of treating any complications at the Hospital for 365 days following the date of your procedure where those complications arise directly out of the treatment you receive as part of your treatment package and are identified within 365 days of your discharge from Hospital, provided that you have followed the advice of your Consultants and any other medical professionals involved in your care following the procedure. This includes any consultations, outpatient, day-care and inpatient treatment that the Consultant says you need and which the Hospital agrees to provide.
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paying for your own treatment or contact our business office on 01744 746 407 or firstname.lastname@example.org
How to book:
To book your consultation please contact us on
01744 746 425 or email email@example.com
Your initial consultation is with the Consultant who will be carrying out your procedure/s – not a nurse or a salesperson.
About your recovery:
How long does it take to recover from Tribal Earlobe Repair?
After your tribal lobe repair, you should be able to leave after your procedure, due to only using a local anaesthetic, if sedation is required you will be required to wait and will be discharged after a few hours.
If you were given a sedative your recovery time will be around an hour.
Can you return from work after Tribal Earlobe Repair?
You should be able to return to work within the following day.
It is important that you follow the advice the Hospital and the consultant provide you.
Do not drive until you are confident about controlling your vehicle and, always check with your insurance policy and with your doctor.
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