Skin Tag Removal
Minor Surgery in Oakville
What is a Skin tag?
Why Do Skin Tags Occur?
When Do Skin Tags Become A Problem?
How To Remove Skin Tags?
Dr. Tutino suggests surgically removing skin tags. He uses local anesthesia to numb the area before performing the procedure. Surgical removal provides you with a lot of benefits. The primary one being the permanent removal of the skin tag.
The Skin Tag Removal Procedure
When you come for your initial consultation for a skin tag removal surgery, Dr. Tutino will take you through the entire process and explain everything in detail. He will also answer all your questions and put all your fears to rest. Skin tag removal surgery is a quick and painless process. Dr. Tutino usually performs this process in around 30 minutes. Sometimes, a skin tag is so small that it might not even need local anesthesia. If the skin tag is more significant or you have multiple skin tags, Dr. Tutino might choose local anesthesia to ensure your comfort. He will inform you about the method he will use to remove your skin tags.
If the skin tag is tiny, it might not leave a perceptible scar. There is some scarring with larger skin tags, but Dr. Tutino ensures to keep it to a minimum. He will also teach you aftercare procedures, so the scar dims with time and becomes unnoticeable. There is minimal downtime for skin tag removal surgery, and Dr. Tutino might allow you to get back to your normal activities immediately. But that depends on the size, number, and location of the skin tags. Typically, Dr. Tutino advises his patients to wait for around a week to heal correctly and inform them that they should keep the wound clean during this time. He will also prescribe medications for any pain or discomfort that you might feel. If the pain becomes unbearable or you notice any discharge or swelling, report to Dr. Tutino immediately. Also, there is a chance of infection, but if you keep your wound clean, the chances of it occurring are minimal.
How Long Does Skin Tag Removal Last?
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