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Ways to solve acne scars - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   how can I help you
User :   hello doc
User :   hello doc
User :   yeah i have acne scars that is pits ways of solving them
Doctor :   ok
User :   i have been thru micro dermabrasion but of no use
Doctor :   Who has done it and when was it done
Doctor :   The dermabrasion and the Laser techniques are the options open
User :   it was done in berkowits around a year ago
User :   then i found the microdermabrasion kit in some local store since then am doin it by myself
Doctor :   One has to realise that the covering would be not more than 70 to 80%
User :   how bout plastic surgery ?
Doctor :   These are the options for the cosmetic surgery
Doctor :   the plastic surgery is not advised for the acne pits
User :   will the scars be 100% covered in laser technique
Doctor :   Thats what I say the god given skin is not possible
Doctor :   yu have to settle with 80 to 90 %
User :   when i do micro dermabrasion by myself the scars go away and reappear after 2 or 3 days
Doctor :   and all depends on teh skill of the cosmetologist
Doctor :   The pits are filled up and they becomemore shallow
User :   can u let me know the cost of laser technique ?
Doctor :   Yes it i called Laser facial resurfacing
Doctor :   but there is one more technique called scar revision
Doctor :   They cost about 0000
Doctor :   and scar revision is cheaper
Doctor :   but the surgeon after the physical examination
Doctor :   decides and gives you the options
Doctor :   depending on the need
Doctor :   If you wish, we can fix up your appointment with a doctor in your area.
User :   i don have much of acne scars only on the cheeks.............not very deep also
Doctor :   It coudl be done with minor procedures I hope
Doctor :   But let us not get into conclusions wiothout physical examinations
User :   i prefer a surgeon............ i have seen a lo of doctors............
Doctor :   Doctor ensures that the adequate work is done
Doctor :   I refer surgeon as doctors
Doctor :   i mean to say is Cosmetic surgeon
User :   yeah.........ok ne one in indranagar ??
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   sure
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