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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   i would like to know about laser resurfacing
User :   can it be done soon after chemical peeling?
Doctor :   for which condition
User :   for acne scars n pits
Doctor :   Laser resurfacing is a good option for acne scars and pits
Doctor :   the result would be 80% in favor
User :   can it be done soon after peeling
User :   or should there be a time gap between the treatments
Doctor :   When was the peeling done
User :   just a month back
Doctor :   I can tell you who is good for laser resurfacing
User :   as in?
Doctor :   but the time gap is difficult to say without examination
Doctor :   Avoid exposing your skin to the sun up to two months before surgery and six months after surgery. Too much sun may cause permanent irregular coloration in your facial skin.
Doctor :   Avoid medications containing aspirin or ibuprofen for several days or up to a week before and after surgery.
Doctor :   are to be taken care of before surgery
Doctor :   but the chemical peeling should not have limitation before going to surgery
User :   ok
Doctor :   Laser resurfacing is useful for
Doctor :   Acne or chickenpox scars
Doctor :   Sun
Doctor :   un-damaged skin
Doctor :   not un
Doctor :   Uneven skin tones
Doctor :   age spots
Doctor :   Fine to moderate wrinkles
User :   where is the treatment available doctor?
Doctor :   Before scheduling laser resurfacing, you need to meet with your doctor to discuss the factors that determine whether this procedure is likely to work well for you
User :   ok
Doctor :   If you wish, we can fix up your appointment with a doctor in your area.
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: User :   if i have options,,,i could choose among the doctors
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   Please confirm your details and One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY Mobile : 0000
User :   23, f,student ,xxxxx,single
User :   yeah those r my details
Doctor :   Ok you can expect a call soon
User :   thanks
Doctor :   with few doctors details near your area
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   yes i did
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   no thanks a lot
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