Laser Treatments

  • Will the scar disappear forever?
  • The mild to moderate burn scars will become almost imperceptible and severe burn scars will become better by 60 to 70 %. Whatever improvement you will see, that will be permanent.
  • How much time will the treatment take to get completed?
  • It generally takes 6 to 8 sittings spaced 4 weeks apart; so it will take around 6 months to complete the treatment.
  • Are there any side effects of the treatment for Burn Scar Removal?
  • Besides the one week healing time following procedure when the skin will turn dark and finally will be shed off, there are no significant side effects. Some patients may notice temporary discolouration of skin which will eventually improves with good sun protection.
  • Any other options for this Burn Scar Treatment?
  • Different topical preparations are being tried for burn scars containing allantoin, extract cepae, silicon gel sheet and various others but they fail to yield consistent results. But till date, Laser is the best option if you don't want the knife of plastic surgeon!
  • Do I need to go for some medication along with this treatment?
  • Yes, the comprehensive treatment for burn scars (we call it cocktail therapy) is a unique blend of laser, injectable steroids and topical medicines for synergistic actions and exemplary results.