Archive for the ‘ Keloid Scars ’ Category

Video of Dr. Niamtu performing an earlobe keloid removal with the Lumenis Encore CO2 Laser and Deep FX technology.

The video above shows Dr. Niamtu performing an earlobe keloid removal with the Lumenis Encore CO2 Laser and Deep FX technology. The patient featured in this video is shown 1 year after the procedure with no regrowth of keloid

Video of Dr. Niamtu removing an earlobe keloid with the Shell Technique.

The video below shows Dr. Niamtu removing an earlobe keloid with the Shell Technique.

Video of Dr. Niamtu removing a keloid on a Caucasian patient

The video below showsDr. Niamtu removing a keloid on a Caucasian patient, which is a more unusual finding.

Laser Video Sampler by Dr. Joe Niamtu, III

Lasers are a big part of our practice and this is a subject that I lecture, teach and publish on frequently.  Patients frequently ask about what procedures can be performed with laser technology.  This video shows a partial sample of common laser procedures and some selected before and after  pictures of laser treatment.   For […]

Keloid Scars of the Face and Neck

Cosmetic facial surgeons frequently see patients with keloid scars.  There are many types of scars.  Hypertrophic scars are those which enlarge within the boundaries of the original scar and keloid scars are those that enlarge outside the boundary of the original scar.  Due to this, keloids can become quite large and disfiguring.  Although any race can […]