Dr. Hendricks is the only plastic surgeon in the world to offer scarless mole removal using a specialized laser. Non-cancerous moles can appear all over your body, and may sometimes protrude noticeably. Mole removal techniques can remove these from your skin, however, traditional techniques have been known to leave scars behind following the procedure.
You may wish to remove a mole, skin lesion or similar blemish on your skin, and would like to avoid any scarring which could further detract from your aesthetic. At our facility, we use a special dental laser that is so gentle to the skin, many patients can receive treatment without anesthetic or pain management. Our facility is the only one in the world to offer this machine, and Dr. Hendricks is the only plastic surgeon to offer this procedure.
Throughout our lives, we may see different freckles, spots, or moles appear on our bodies. Many of these are harmless and barely noticeable, while others may be a cause for concern and prompt necessary removal surgery.
Dr. Douglas Hendricks can assess if your mole is possibly cancerous and a will refer you to a skin cancer specialist that can remove cancerous moles to ensure that all the damaged tissue is gone. However, non-cancerous moles can be removed in various ways. Going through a plastic surgery professional like Dr. Hendricks can help ensure you get the best treatment possible. We offer customized treatments for all our procedures and have a special laser option that is virtually painless and leaves no scar. This is an excellent option for anyone who wants to remove a mole that is protruding, noticeable, or distracting.
Dr. Hendricks’ patients have great success with his best in Newport Beach scarless mole removal treatments. There are various approaches that can be taken, and some may be more effective than others based on the patient’s skin type, tone, the placement of the mole, and whether it is cancerous or not. During your consultation with Dr. Hendricks, he will examine the offending mole and recommend your best option for mole removal. At our facility in Newport Beach, Dr. Hendricks uses a very high-end laser that is unique to his practice. This means it is powerful but delivers gentle treatments that often require no anesthesia for patients, and leave no scars.
At Pacifica Cosmetic Surgery Center, our approach to mole removal is significantly different from other plastic surgery facilities. This is because we are the only facility with a Biolase laser used to target and remove skin lesions and blemishes, commonly referred to as moles. No sutures or suture removal is required. The actual treatment process typically only takes up to 30 minutes, and most patients can undergo the procedure without experiencing any pain or discomfort during the removal process.
If you have a mole on your body that you know is non-cancerous, but still distracts you or bothers you based on its location or appearance, you might consider a scarless mole removal in Newport Beach. The procedure is non-invasive and doesn’t require much preparation. Ideal candidates are in good general health and have realistic expectations for the procedure.
During your consultation with Dr. Hendricks, you’ll have the opportunity to discuss any concerns, questions, and issues you may have. He will answer everything as plainly as possible so you can be involved every step of the way. You will also be able to discuss the various mole removal options available, both at our facility and in general. If you and Dr. Hendricks decide scarless mole removal is right for you, you will be able to set up your treatment right away. Call us today at 949-640-9570.
The results of a scarless mole removal treatment will vary for each patient. Some may find that they see optimal results after just one treatment, while others may possibly need a follow-up treatment to finally see it completely removed. This often depends on the size, type, and location of the treatment area. Additionally, scarless mole removal may be combined with other techniques to help patients get the best results. Talking to Dr. Hendricks can help you get a better idea of what to expect in the days following the procedure.