Dr. Peterson offers both surgical and injectable techniques to revise scars. The options for revising a scar depend on several factors that Dr. Peterson evaluates in a consultation. For keloid scars or hypertrophic scars, Dr. Peterson often uses steroid injections to reduce the appearance of the scar. For a surgical option, Dr. Peterson removes scar tissue, closing the skin with incisions that leave less visible scars.
For specifics on scar revision, it is best towith Dr. Peterson to discuss the best options.