Scar Correction in Palm Beach Gardens & Stuart, FL

If you are unhappy with the appearance of scarring on the skin, scar correction treatment may be able to help. At Florida Dermatology Specialists, we offer scar correction treatment to help patients achieve smoother, clearer skin. We welcome patients from Palm Beach Gardens, Stuart and Fort Pierce, FL.

Scar Correction in Palm Beach Gardens & Stuart, FL

What is Scar Correction?

Scar correction involves any cosmetic treatment used to diminish the appearance of scars, which can also include acne scars. These techniques combine exfoliation and rejuvenation techniques to reduce the uneven skin tone and texture of scar tissue. At Florida Dermatology Specialists, we may recommend one of the following techniques for scar correction:

  • Laser treatments
  • Chemical peels
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Dermaplaning
  • Steroid injection

What are the Benefits of Scar Correction?

Scar correction treatments are ideal for patients who are unhappy with the appearance of scars. Scar correction treatments can restore an even skin tone and a smoother skin texture to diminish the appearance of scars. Scar treatments at Florida Dermatology Specialists are non-invasive, and many offer little to no downtime.

How Much Does Scar Correction Cost?

The cost of scar correction treatments at Florida Dermatology Specialists can vary depending on the extent of treatment needed to produce your desired results. As a cosmetic treatment, scar correction is typically not covered by health insurance. This means you will be responsible for the full cost of your treatment. During your initial consultation, we will develop a personalized treatment plan and provide the exact costs associated with your treatment.

What is the Scar Correction Treatment Like?

Your scar correction treatment will vary depending on the type, size and location of the scar being treated. Based on these factors, we’ll be able to recommend the best scar correction technique available. We’ll also inform you of exactly what to expect before, during and after your scar correction treatment. Our goal is always to provide patients with the safest, most effective and most comfortable scar correction treatment possible.

Real Patient Reviews

"My wife and I both go to Dr. Krathen and have been patients for ten years or more. We could not be more pleased and would recommend Dr. Krathen to everyone who wants top notch care by a true professional." - JS

Is There Any Downtime After Scar Correction?

Many of the scar correction treatments offered at Florida Dermatology Specialists require little to no downtime. In most cases, patients can expect some mild sensitivity in the skin that may take a few days to resolve. Generally, however, scar correction treatments do not interfere with patients’ ability to participate in their daily activities.

What Results Can I Expect from Scar Correction?

Scar correction will produce varying results depending on the size and severity of the scar. In most cases, patients will require multiple treatment sessions for best results. Over time, scars will become less noticeable both visually and physically, with results developing gradually in the weeks after treatment.

If you are ready to get started with scar correction treatment, contact us today and schedule your consultation at Florida Dermatology Specialists. With offices in Palm Beach Gardens and Stuart, we are proud to serve the residents of Port St. Lucie, Palm City, Wellington and the surrounding areas of Florida.