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If you have a bothersome scar that adversely affects your appearance, contact Georgetown Plastic Surgery today. Our skilled cosmetic team is pleased to provide several options for scar revision to residents of Georgetown and the surrounding area.

How does scar revision surgery work?

Scar revision is a cosmetic treatment to minimize a scar so that it is more consistent with your skin’s surrounding tone and texture. It can also help to restore function and correct skin disfigurement caused by an injury, wound, or previous surgery. Scar treatment options at Georgetown Plastic Surgery vary based on the type and degree of scarring and include minimally invasive procedures and surgical revision with advanced techniques in wound closure.

What benefits can I expect from Scar Revision Surgery?

are the unavoidable results of injury or surgery, and their development is fairly unpredictable. Scars may be raised or recessed, different in color or texture from surrounding healthy tissue, or particularly noticeable due to their size, shape, or location. Scar revision techniques by Dr. Staebel can provide a more pleasing cosmetic result and improve a scar that has healed poorly, but unfortunately a scar cannot be completely erased.

Recovery and other considerations.

When you are able to return to normal activities and work depends on the type, degree, and location of the scar treatment. Dr. Staebel will provide a list of activities to avoid post treatment so the new scar is protected and able to heal without being stretched or widened.

Contact Georgetown Plastic Surgery today consultation where Dr. Staebel can assess your scar and recommend the best treatment option for improving its appearance.