Is There Any Way to Cover a Surgery Incision Scar? (photo)

Hi. I was born premature so I've had this scar on my stomach ever since I was born. Is there any laser or surgical treatment that can remove this scar or make it less visible? Thank you

Doctor Answers 2

Improving the appearance of a surgery incision scar

Yes, laser can definitely help blend and make your scar less noticeable. I would recommend seeing a board certified dermatologist with advanced training in laser surgery to discuss treatment options. 

Stamford Dermatologic Surgeon
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Laser scar revision in Los Angeles

I would use a Fractional CO2 DEKA laser to improve the scar. It is unlikely to disappear with laser treatment. Raffy Karamanoukian, Los Angeles

Raffy Karamanoukian, MD, FACS
Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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