Syringoma Treatment in and Around San Francisco?

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?

Doctor Answers 2

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. 

Dr. Karamanoukian 
Los Angeles

Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
4.8 out of 5 stars 90 reviews

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.

Jay Zimmerman, MD
Walnut Creek Dermatologic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 1 review

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