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Ear Surgery in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Ear surgery, also known as otoplasty, involves resizing, reshaping or remolding the ear cartilage. Also includes the correction of large piercings, closing stretched ears (gauged ears), and repairing torn earlobes.

Close Stretched Ears (Gauged Ears)

Stretched ears create a very distinctive ear transformation. The catch with gauged ears is most people are not aware that infections can arise and if/when they decide to remove the gauge — the large, stretched earlobe hole can remain.

When you remove the gauge, your earlobe may shrink to some extent over time but the enlarged hole may never appear natural.

With advanced plastic surgery techniques, the result is usually a normal looking earlobe once healed.

Dr. Islur is known for natural looking results and aesthetic success with closing gauged ears. Your Ear Surgery and recovery will be custom tailored to your unique needs, individual surgical results and recovery instructions may vary.

Repair of Torn Earlobe Piercings

Earrings that were accidentally torn from your ear can cause infections and the weight from heavy earrings often causes sagging, slits or even rips. Aging also takes a toll on earlobes, the skin sometimes stretches out of shape.

Whether heavy earrings have damaged your earlobes or they just don’t look as good as they did when you were younger, Dr. Islur can reshape your earlobe for a more youthful looking ear.

You can re-pierce your ear in the same location after 6 months, or 3 months if you decide to pierce somewhere else. Your Ear Surgery will be custom tailored to your unique needs, individual results may vary.

Ear Surgery With Dr. Avi Islur

Dr. Avi Islur is a Board Certified Cosmetic & Reconstructive Plastic Surgeon located in Winnipeg, MB. Dr. Avi Islur has trained many other Cosmetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgeons around the world and serves as the Chief of Plastic Surgery at the Saint Boniface Hospital. He has volunteered hundreds of hours as the Program Director and Assistant Professor for the Plastic Surgery Residency Training Program at the University of Manitoba.

Dr. Avi Islur is also an active member of the Canadian Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery which includes Worldwide Leaders in Plastic Surgery and the Highest Standards of Patient Safety.

With extensive specialized training and experience in microsurgery and otoplasty, Dr. Avi Islur can repair and adjust your ears to achieve the aesthetic results you desire.

What to Expect Before + After Your Ear Surgery

At your consultation, Dr. Islur will spend as much time as you need to discuss your ear surgery and will answer all of your questions. For your convenience, Dr. Islur has provided answers to the most common questions he hears about otoplasty on our FAQ page.

5-Phase Process

Get a bird’s eye view of what you can expect pre and post surgery.

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How Long Is The Wait For Surgery?

If you have a preferred surgery date, do not wait until it’s too late! Dr. Avi Islur is one of the busiest and most sought after plastic surgeons across Canada, he runs a very active cosmetic practice. Patients typically book well in advance for consultations and surgery dates.

If you have an ideal surgery date in mind, we suggest you call one of our Patient Coordinators at (204) 813-0305 to reserve your consultation today.

Is Financing Available?

Yes, financing is available. We work with a credit company called MediCard that specializes in financing options for cosmetic surgery. To apply for financing, you will contact MediCard directly. Once you are approved, you can go forward with securing your surgery date.

Before you apply for financing with MediCard, we recommend that you have your initial consultation with Dr. Avi Islur first. During your initial consultation you will receive an exact quote for your cosmetic procedure. The exact quote from Dr. Avi Islur’s office will provide you with all the information MediCard needs to approve your financing.

MediCard is not your only option for financing. You can also contact your bank to see if they can offer you lower interest rates.

If you would like to learn more about your financing options, please call one of our Patient Coordinators at (204) 813.0305 for more details.

Out of Province Patients

Dr. Avi Islur’s active cosmetic surgery practice is growing with patients who travel across Canada for Cosmetic Ear Surgery in Winnipeg, MB. Most patients like to book well in advance, don’t miss out on your preferred surgery date, call 204.813.0305 to reserve your consultation today.

If you are an out of province patient, let us know so we can accommodate an appropriate time for your consultation and surgery date.

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