During your consultation be prepared to discuss:
Your surgeon will also:
Prior to surgery, you may be asked to:
Scar revision surgery may be performed in your plastic surgeon’s office using only local anesthesia. If your scarring is more significant and sedation or general anesthesia is also necessary for you to be comfortable during the procedure, it may be performed in an accredited office-based surgical facility, licensed ambulatory surgical center, or a hospital. If you do require sedation or general anesthesia, you will need another adult to drive you home and stay with you for the first night following the procedure.
Be sure to ask your plastic surgeon questions. It’s very important to understand all aspects of your scar revision procedure. It’s natural to feel some anxiety, whether it’s excitement for your anticipated new look or a bit of preoperative stress. Don’t be shy about discussing these feelings with your plastic surgeon.
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