Surgery and steroid injection to treat earlobe keloid nyc new york ny

The best treatment for most keloids of the earlobes involves surgical excision to remove the involved tissue. This most commonly is combined with immediate steroid injection which can be repeated on a monthly basis as needed. These do have a high rate of recurrence so I recommend that you be followed on a monthly basis at least initially by your plastic surgeon and then potentially at longer intervals for around one and a half years. For extremely aggressive keloids that recur despite..