What Exactly is a Keloid?

My skin keloids. I hear this all the time from patients, warning me that they tend to scar badly.  But what, exactly, is a keloid?     The image to the left is a keloid resulting from an ear piercing.           The image to the right is a...

Floppy Earlobes?

You may have looked at your grandmother’s or mother’s ears (or heck, even your own) and noticed that they appear larger, especially around the earlobe.  Did you ever wonder what causes this? Noses and ears actually do continue growing during our lifetime,...

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