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Facial Scarring Treatment Q&A?

Earlier this year, 2012, my dog bit my lip and cut it open, it was pretty deep and I had about 12 stitches. I really want my scar to go, especially the one on my lip as it is really noticeable.. HELP!!!!!!!!!!

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Facial scarring

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Please consult a plastic surgeon who can assess the scar and determine which treatment would be best for you.

Toronto Dermatologist
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Surgical scar excision for lip scar

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I perform a lot of lip scar revision surgery and the most applicable option, in most cases, is surgical scar excision and layered closure.

Web reference: http://www.surgery90210.com/cosmetic-dermatology/38/scar-revision.aspx

Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 43 reviews

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