Hello I had an accident when i was 6 years old due to which my right side cheek was cut and was stitched immediately.Now im 21 years old,as u can see from the picture it has formed into white raised scar.Will u pls suggest any laser treatment to remove my scar.I donot wish to go for surgical method yet improve my scar.PLS HELP!
Which Laser Treatment is Suitable for Raised, white Stitched Scar on Cheek? (photo)
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Cheek scars can be improved with surgery
I would recommend scar excision and layered closure, with possible z plasty technique to hide the scar further.
Which Laser Treatment is Suitable for Raised, white Stitched Scar on Cheek?
I might consider a excisional scar revision via z plasties or w plasties. Best to seek in person evaluation with boarded PS in your area.
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