Scar Removal

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While scars can never be completed erased, scar removal procedures are meant to minimize their appearance. There are many non-surgical methods used for scar removal, including injectable fillers to fill concave scars, light therapy and lasers, and dermabrasion and chemical peels. For deeper scarring, surgery is needed to remove the old scar. The incision may be closed with either skin grafts or tissue substitutes. In some cases, a tissue expander will be placed below the surface of the scar and slowly filled with a sterile solution. Once the skin has sufficiently been stretched, the expander and scar are removed. The remaining skin is then stretched to cover the open area.
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I cannot say enough good things about Dr. Emer and his staff. From the moment I met him and his nurse Candice, I felt like I was in good hands. I had come in for a scar revision from another surgery - the previous surgeon had done a terrible job and also removed my stitches too early. This... READ MORE

I went to see Dr. Antunes for a facial laceration. I was very concerned about scarring. He assured me that the scar would be minimal, and proceeded to clean the area and stitch up the wound. I went to see him the following week to have the stitches removed. It has now been 6 months and I can... READ MORE

I was considering a revision upper blepharoplasty but was more concerned about the temple lift scars (all done by a previous surgeon.) Dr. Cohen made it sound like it was no big deal to "revise" the brow lift scars and have hair growing through them. I was really emotional about these scars... READ MORE

Being an x-nurse, I did my homework when it comes to doctors, especially surgeons. From day one, Dr. Stile and his competent staff had a wonderful bedside manner. He is precise, answers questions and actually cares about his patients. Amazing in Las Vegas!!! The procedure I had was to... READ MORE

My doctor was great ,very nice and professional.was very nervous at first but was in great hands.finally decided to get the surgery after the consultation.doctor explained everything to me and was able to answer all my question .I felt like this was a great oppurtunity to change my appearance in... READ MORE

When I was born, I had exploratory surgery which left a 8" scar down the middle of my stomach. Dr. Brown excised the old scar to create a smaller scar., in the hopes that I'll achieve a thin line. Jury is still out on this, as I'm told scars take time to heal. Overall my experience... READ MORE

I had alot of acne scars from a horrer story that happened to me in kuwait, i did the plazma treatment it was done with the wrong kind of med. and my face got infected. I rushed to dr. Jason emer MD for help to fix my face. He was very nice about it and sugested me to do ' sublative laser' i... READ MORE

Last year, I had scar revision surgery with Dr. Kutty. To give some background on my skin type/texture: African American, keloid prone, surgery in high tension area (upper arm/shoulder). Years before I went to dr. Kutty I had large almost 1/2 inch high keloids protruding from my skin from a car... READ MORE

I want to share this story with you guys because I know there is not a lot of treatment options for people with burn scars and maybe you can find it helpful. My native language is spanish so please excuse my grammar.. I had an accident when I was 16 years old during a BBQ with my friends. I... READ MORE

I had a car accident 4 years ago and in the ER they literally "stitched me up". It looked terrible on my jaw. Dr. Kim took lots of time in the office to explain everything to me and now after the surgery its looks amazing. Barely visible and everyday its gets better. I am so happy . The office... READ MORE

I am a stage 4 terminal cancer SURVIVOR! Thanks to Dr. Spies! I absolutely adore and love this Doctor not only as a wonderful surgeon but also as a friend. He has a wonderful talent with his plastic surgery procedures and he has a very caring and gentle bedside manner. Dr. Spies helped to... READ MORE

This was 2nd finger Dr Greco repaired for me. The cysts look inflamed & unsightly because they protrude from top surface of hand, but no infection or pain. One can drain fluid frequently; but this could invite infection. Instead Dr Greco removed sac (myxoid cyst) to prevent leaking of joint... READ MORE

I knew I made a big mistake immediately after the surgery. Dr. Young excised two scars on my chin and made them worse. The result was two prominent bumps due to excess tissue he failed to remove. I had to pay another surgeon thousands of dollars to fix. This should have been a relatively... READ MORE

When I was very young, I was bitten by a dog in the face, close to the corner of my mouth. I was young and very afraid. Two adults had to hold me down while the doctor sewed me up. It was a poor job. Now I'm 64, and I decided to have the scar redone. Now that it is on its way to healing, I... READ MORE

I had emergency small bowel resection in March of 2013, which left a pretty nasty scar, Although I was blessed to be alive I always wanted the scar fixed. I consulted with Dr Moliver and he decided to do a scar revision with lipo. The surgery went very well and the scar looks so amazing. Dr... READ MORE

After years of living with a scar on my hand as a result of a traumatic event I decided to schedule a consultation with Dr. Miller and I'm so glad I did. I had been hiding the scar for so many years that the simple act of rolling up my sleeves and showing the scar to someone terrified me. I was... READ MORE

I was supposed to have a scar removed with my facelift. The scar is still present and my face looks exactly the same. The staff is very rude and would just transfer me from place to place rather than addressing my concerns. I wasted my money and still have a scar and look no different from the... READ MORE

I came to Dr. Rodriguez because I had a scar on my top right shoulder from a cancer surgery 8 years ago where they placed the port-a-catheter. Because the surgery was done by radiologists who aren't exactly concerned with making a "pretty scar", I was really unhappy for many years with this... READ MORE

A few years ago, I got a terrible result from Dr. Stephen J. Heaney in his Erie, PA office. I feel that he totally destroyed my self-esteem by performing an operation that he should NOT have chosen to do! Here are the facts: I originally consulted with him about very thin, flat, pale, (almost... READ MORE

Dr. Ransom is highly knowledgeable, diligent and a very caring Plastic Surgeon. I went to him for a keloid removal on my left ear lobe. This keloid has been excised by several plastic surgeons (famous ones) and it kept recurring. All these excisions were very expensive and above all this... READ MORE

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