Used for some types of existing surface scars and discoloration. It may also be used to facilitate healing following more significant scar revision procedures. Topical treatments include gels, specialized tapes, and external compression.
Focuses on cosmetic improvement of uneven skin surfaces and pigmentation. Surface treatments include laser or light therapy, dermabrasion, skin lightening agents, and chemical peel solutions.
Some scar conditions are so significant that they require surgical removal and specialized incision-closing techniques.
Stretches the skin of a specific area. Tissue expansion may be part of breast reconstruction or to help improve the appearance or function of tissue that was damaged by injury or a birth defect.
A surgical procedure that requires careful extraction of thin layers of skin from a donor site on your body and grafting them to another site. This procedure may help restore an injury site that lost a large amount of skin.
Dr. Sajan will formulate a scar revision plan for Scar Revision Surgery, which are specific to your needs including the type(s) of anesthesia, when required. He will discuss the pre-and post-procedure steps you must follow to optimize your healing process.