While many mall kiosks and jewelry stores offer piercing services, ear piercing at Oak Park Pediatrics happens only under the supervision of a qualified doctor. Medically supervised ear piercing appointments are available at Oak Park Pediatrics, near Agoura Hills California. If you’re looking for a safe, sterile environment for ear piercing, schedule an appointment at Oak Park Pediatrics.
As board-certified pediatricians, the providers at Oak Park Pediatrics make your child’s health the No. 1 priority, ensuring all equipment is prepared correctly and that each piercing is done properly. The pediatricians at Oak Park Pediatrics ensure that the piercing equipment is sterile and that the earrings are hypoallergenic. The providers also take extra care and time to ensure that every family is satisfied with their ear piercing placement.
The experienced pediatricians at Oak Park Pediatrics suggest waiting for your child to reach three months or older before piercing their ears. If you have any questions, your Oak Park Pediatrics provider can help you decide when and if the time is right for ear piercing.
Before your child’s Oak Park Pediatrics doctor can recommend a safe piercing, they review your child’s health history and answer any questions you may have. Moving forward with the piercing, your provider cleans the area with alcohol and marks the area where the earrings will be placed, ensuring they are even and to the parents’ satisfaction. Once the piercing is complete, your child’s doctor shows you how to care for the earrings at home to prevent infection or the closure of the piercing.
At Oak Park Pediatrics, your child receives earrings made of hypoallergenic, 14K gold plated materials to reduce the risk of allergic reactions. The parent will also receive a cleaning solution to apply to the ear piercing site.
If you’re interested in learning more about the benefits of medically supervised ear piercing for your child, call the office today.