Leading dermatologists discuss breakthrough treatment for abnormal scar prevention
Edmonton, AB -- (SBWIRE) -- 01/06/2015 -- Dermatologists and surgeons alike have seen rapid development in scar correction, scar reduction, scar treatment and scar prevention techniques over the last few years. There is now a new silicone gel product which is used to treat wounds, to help them heal faster, with less pain and discomfort for the patient. It also helps to prevent the formation of abnormal scars. This gel is the first subject discussed in detail this week on Inside Cosmetic Surgery Today on webtalkradio.net, when show host, Edmonton Cosmetic Dermatologist Dr Barry Lycka talks with Board Certified dermatologist Dr Nino Benedetto from his Philadelphia practice.
In this in-depth interview, Dr Lycka & Dr Benedetto begin by identifying the benefits of the new silicone gel Stratamed which Dr Benedetto has been working with. Dr Benedetto highlights some of his published patient case studies which document how the gel helped wounds heal which were showing resistance to healing. In the second half of the interview, Dr Lycka & Dr Benedetto discuss neuromodulators Botox, Dysport & Xeomin. They talk about how the three products compare and their experience with using them. Both doctors discuss in detail the many varied uses and techniques that have been developed for these neuromodulator products, which extend far greater than the wrinkle treatments that make it the number one cosmetic procedure in the world today. These include using them as a treatment for excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis), and for lifting and rejuvenating the skin and facial areas.
About Dr Barry Lycka
Barry A. S. Lycka, Edmonton based Cosmetic Dermatologist, is one of North America's foremost authorities on cosmetic surgery, skin cancer surgery, reconstructive surgery and laser surgery of the skin. He broadcasts the Inside Cosmetic Surgery Today internet talk radio show on webtalkradio.net as an un-biased and detailed source of credible information on cosmetic surgery. He interviews world-leading experts, gets the inside story on the controversial aspects of cosmetic surgery and uncovers & explains new techniques and products. The show continues to grow in popularity with over 7000 downloads a week being made.
For further information on this series or any other questions relating to Cosmetic Dermatology, Dr Lycka can be contacted via his website barrylyckamd.com or by telephone at his Edmonton office 780-665-3548.