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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   Hi
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
Doctor :   Are you there Ani
User :   I have consulted an dermatologist for black scars. He told about chemical peel but the black scars are because of hyper pigmentation , am not sure whether chemical peel will help me can you suggest me any other way?
User :   Its black area around my mouth.
Doctor :   ok
User :   I do have black marks all over my body.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   that needs to be the first mode of treatment that you need to follow and after seeing the results attained from that the next mode of treatment can be advised
User :   But i read that chemical peel will cause red marks and also rashes.
User :   Is chemical peel is the only way?
Doctor :   Laser surgery, are the next mode
Doctor :   yes they have that side effects however can be corrected with less difficulties
Doctor :   Intense pulse light treatment can also be applied.
Doctor :   In LASER an intense beam of light of particular wavelength with insignificant dispersion over a short distance.
Doctor :   Lasers causes very precise tissue destruction of the lesion in focus and leaves the skin tissue in the immediate surrounding undamaged
Doctor :   Are you ?
User :  
User :   How long will it take to get cured after laser treatment?
User :   Will it also take care hyper pigmentation?
Doctor :   It is for hyprpigmentation that i suggested it and would take based on your improvements as the attending Doctor willbe able to judge
Doctor :   as to how many sittings you would need
Doctor :   for the complete de-pigmentation
Doctor :   Some thing as stern as Tattoo can itself be removed by the laser so you need not have to worry about the
Doctor :   Hyperpigmentation around the Lips
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Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   yup i have sent it
User :   Thanks a lot doctor. I think i ll go for laser treatment.
Doctor :   You are Welcome
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   I am from bangalore if you could suggest me any hospital for this treatment it will be helpful.
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User :   yup its correct.
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details.
User :   sure.
User :   Thanks.
Doctor :   Which area are you based
User :   near airport road.
Doctor :   We shall get back to you with the details
User :   sure doctor.
User :   Thank you.
Doctor :   You are Welcome .. Bye for now.
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