Jill Waibel, MD, FAAD, a board-certified dermatologist at Miami Dermatology and Laser Institute, offers scar treatments to patients in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Kendall, and the surrounding Florida communities. If you are unhappy with the appearance of your scar, our team is here to help.
WHAT ARE SCAR TREATMENTS?
When the skin is injured and broken, skin cells beneath the surface regenerate in order to close the wound and allow the body to heal. In many cases, these newly formed cells are different in color than the cells surrounding them, creating a visible scar at the site of injury. Although scars are a natural part of the healing process, many individuals find the sight of their scars unattractive, a tangible and perhaps unsettling memory of the trauma experienced in that area of the body.
Fortunately, scar treatments exist to reduce the appearance of many types of unwanted scars. Our scar treatments include:
BENEFITS OF SCAR TREATMENTS
Scar treatments help to reduce the visibility of scars. Other benefits include:
- Improved self-confidence
- Non-invasive, when treated with a laser
- Convenient, efficient appointment
- Long-term improvement
- Little to no downtime