I have suffered from Syringoma around my eye for more than 15 years. I want to get them treated. I understand that they may reappear . Any good dermatologists or laser centers which treat syringoma in bay area?
Syringoma Treatment in and Around San Francisco?
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Treatment of syringomas of the eyelids and eyes
I treat all syringomas with a combination of hyfrecation and selective fractional co2 laser. This works well for Asian, Caucasian, and Black skin.
Syringoma can be treated with fine needle hyfrecation
I have treated syringomata for years with a fine needle hyfrecator. I have an office in Walnut Creek, CA. Typically, I will have the patient pick up some topical anesthetic cream from a local pharmacy (LMX cream). They should apply it 1 hour prior to their appointment so the area is numb. I then use a small electric needle to "zap" the syringomata. This usually improves their appearance. However, they can recur and new ones can form. I do not recommend treating with lasers.