Scar Revision / Scar Repair Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

Oct
2001

Q&A: What can I do to have lesions removed from my labia area?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I'm in the Navy and just recently went to the doctor for numerous small blue 2-3mm flat to slightly raised lesions on the vulvar/labia area. They told me it was Hemangiomas and that there was nothing ... View full question & answer >>
Oct
2001

Q&A: Can I have moles removed from my face and not have scars?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I have moles on the face. Is it possible to have them removed and not have scars? View full question & answer >>
Oct
2001

Q&A: What is the best way to get rid of acne scars and now hair on my face?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have a couple of questions wrapped into one. When I was younger, I had pretty severe acne which left me with many scars on my face. Some of them are purplish, and others are what look like little "pits". ... View full question & answer >>
Oct
2001

Q&A: What causes the scare on my elbow and the one on my knee to occasionally turn red and raised?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have a scar on my elbow and one on my knee that occasionally turn red and raise. What causes this? They are not that way all the time. View full question & answer >>
Oct
2001

Q&A: What can I do to smooth out acne scars from bad acne when I was younger?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com When I was younger I had pretty bad acne. Now I have deep and numerous pores. Is there anything I can do to smooth them out? View full question & answer >>
Sep
2001

Q&A: how does scar tissue in the Fallopian tubes decrease my chances of becoming pregnant and how can we overcome this?

Fady Sharara, M.D Picture - LocateADoc.com I am 25yrs old I gave birth to my only child in 1995, Me and my husband have not used protection for the past 6yrs and have not been able to become pregnant. I have seen a dr. who says My fallopian tubes ... View full question & answer >>
Sep
2001

Q&A: What should I expect from dermabrasion on a scar from surgery under my left eye?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com On july 10th I had moh's surgery under my left eye, it was quite extensive and I've been left w/ a diagonal scar under my left eye beginning 1/4 of an inch under my tear duct and going towards ... View full question & answer >>
Sep
2001

Q&A: Should I consider laser skin resurfacing to remove pitted scars from plucking ingrown hairs on my chin?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have pitted scars from plucking ingrown hairs on my chin area, not knowing that plucking was making them worse. I have been having laser treatments for the ingrown hairs which has made a big difference ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: What can I do about a scar from kidney surgery that has a painful lump inside?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I had my right kidney removed on 5/1/01. A 4" mass, renal cell carcinoma sarcomatoid. It was found in 2 lymph nodes next to the kidney. 8/20/01 I has a cat scan. No evidence of spreading. My question ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: Could my daughter still have glass in an 8-year old wound that is causing her such pain?

Jonathan Berman, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com My daughter who is now 20 years of age met with an accident over 8 years ago. A large glass window crashed on her shoulder. We had the wound sutured and unfortunately she has a large keloid (scar tissue ... View full question & answer >>