Excision + Scars Treatment

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Scar Options After Excision

What can I do to reduce a surgical line after excision? Laser, fillers, etc? READ MORE

Chickenpox Scars Punch Excision? (photo)

Hello. my name is Laila.. i wanna ask if a punch excision is the option for my deep dark chickenpox scars.?¨ is punch excision the option so i can... READ MORE

Scar Revision From Excision On My Forehead. What To Do? (photo)

I am 7-week post op after my PS excised a region of skin containing acne scarring from my forehead. I am really concerned that a very noticeable,... READ MORE

I Have Several Flat White Scars on my Chest and 2 on my Kneck. Will Excision Work?

I have several flat white scars on my chest (about 6) and 2 on my kneck. They are mostly between 1 and 2 cm wide and either circular or oval in shape.... READ MORE

What Do Festoon Excision Scars Look Like?

Can you try and describe a festoon excision scar? Is it skin color? How thick? Like a blepharoplasy scar? It is a difficult trade off for me.I had a... READ MORE

Steroid Injection for Facial Scar Tissue? (photo)

I had a scar excision on my jawline5 weeks ago. It didn't close and had to be redone 1 week later. I then developed a lump of scar tissue underneath... READ MORE

Laser Scar Treatment - Is it Best to Wait?

I have read a lot about the use of lasers on scars and have found that many surgeons like to use lasers early in scar treatment and others wait longer... READ MORE

Red Bruise or Blood Vessels Near Incision Site? (photo)

I had a breast biopsy which left me with a hypertrophic scar that didn't look good. That was the first hypertrophic scar I had. I decided to have it... READ MORE

Excision of Painful Keloids and Radiation After Breast Reduction?

I have found there is very little information how to deal with extremely painful keloids after breast reduction; some Dr's have indicated they... READ MORE

Is it possible to reopen a scar and try putting a skin graft to re-give original shape of my face?

Greetings doctors, I was born with a (small) facial nevus on my cheek; non malignent. And had it remove by surgical excision, and pulling the nearby... READ MORE

Chemotherapy port removal with scar revision by plastic surgeon? (photos)

I have a chemotherapy port from Hodgkin's Lymphoma that I'd like removed in about 2 months from now. It was placed by an interventional radiologist... READ MORE

Is there a fix for a sunburst/gathered scar above the belly button?

After three children (twins and a single), I ended up with a flat and toned stomach except for the loose wrinkly skin above my belly button. I did not... READ MORE

Why won't excision improve my scars? (photo)

I have scars from a skin infection which bother me. I'd hoped to have them made smaller. I went to see a plastic surgeon about scar revision. He... READ MORE

Need Good Facial Plastic Surgeon on Long Island or NYC for Excision Around Lower Lip?

I am looking for experienced doctor who has performed surgical excision of the lower lip around lip line and below. I have 2 areas of scar tissue I... READ MORE

What to do with my ice pick scar after cautery? (photo)

I have this ice pick scar on my upper lip. it looks like an open pore at first so i decided to go to my derma and ask for some treatment . she adviced... READ MORE

How Often Do Fusiform Excisions Fail?

I've seen many great results from fusiform excisions of scars. The scar would heal to a fine white line which is hardly visible. However, a plastic... READ MORE

What treatment would be best for the improvement in appearance of this long vertical scar on my forehead? (Photo)

The scar is about 8-10 years old. The scar resulted from an accident where I veered into a gate while on my scooter. It is pinkier than my pale... READ MORE

What are the Pros and Cons of scar revision by excising the scar versus laser treatment?

I had a total body lift last year - extended arm lift, breast lift, inner thigh lift, and body lift (tummy tuck, outer thigh lift, and buttock lift) -... READ MORE

I Have Some Rolling Scars That I Am Going to Treat with Excision and Laser, How Long Do I Wait Between the Two?

I am going to have some scars treated with excision and then laser, how long after the excision would be best to have my skin lasered with fraxel?... READ MORE

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