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Scar Removal Perth

Scar Revision

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Is there a scar on your body that bothers you? Does the scar cause you pain? Is it raised and unsightly? Is there any restriction of movement because of the scar?
If yes, then a scar revision or a scar removal surgery is here to be the agent of change you need.

Scar revision can involve surgical and non-surgical treatments or a combination of the two. Unsightly scars can be wide, have train tracks, be raised, or discolored. Depending on where they are located, they might cause functional issues too. Among the non-surgical treatments, there are steroid injections, silicone therapy, massages and lasers. In contrast, surgical treatment involves excision, which can also be combined with non-surgical treatments.

s9 Scar Revision 3 Your first step to having a laser scar removal or scar treatment is to schedule an appointment with Dr Khan at West Coast Plastic Surgery. Get your GP to send us a referral to apply for a Medicare rebate for your consultation (special conditions apply from Medicare). You can also contact us by phone at 0862303041 or by fax at 0862303042 for facial scars removal or scar revision surgery. Alternatively, you can send an email to admin@westcoastplasticsuregry.com.au. Someone from the team will contact you to book your appointment and answer any questions you may have about scar revision or removal.
s9 Scar Revision 3 To achieve a better cosmetic outcome, you may need to tape the fresh scar after removing the stitches. If you feel nauseous, experience shortness of breath, heavy bleeding or increase in pain, you must notify your surgeon. Scar tissue is more susceptible to sunburn following surgery, so avoid exposure to the sun during this time. Paper tape is usually worn for 6 weeks after surgery with or without silicone ointments or sheets. After your scar revision, you will receive specific instructions regarding how to care for your wound.
s9 Scar Revision 3 After your first consultation with Dr Khan, he will be able to assess your needs and requirements. A bespoke treatment plan that best suits your needs will be provided to you. Following your consultation, the cost of your personalized procedure will be provided to you.

Put yourself at the top of your to-do list

Start your journey with us towards your desired body and face. Get all your doubts cleared with our Director and RACS-trained surgeon, Dr Qadir Khan before you decide to take baby steps towards a body that makes you proud.