Hello Doctors, After a surgery at birth (25 yrs ago) I have had this scar on my chest in between my breasts (closer to my left breast). I have had several Fraxel laser treatments which removed discoloration, but now need advice on which treatments to use on flattening the surface of the scar. Would a dermal filler (i.e. Juvederm) do this? Any opinions would be welcome- I am getting married in 6 months and would like to be worry-free about my v-neck gown! Can send more pictures if needed!
Chest Scar Since Birth, Best Way to Flatten Out? (photo)
Doctor Answers 1
Best treatments for old chest scars
This scar has textural changes and contour changes. The first line of treatments in my office would be:
- Selective IIT
- Pulsed Dye Scar Laser
- Fractional CO2 for resurfacing texture (later)
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.