Electrodesiccation (ED) is a heat energy treatment that can be used to remove unwanted skin growths, such as sebaceous hyperplasia and seborrheic keratoses.
Frequently Asked Questions
How does it work?
A heated needle delivers heat energy to burn off unwanted skin growths.
When will I see results?
Initial results will appear immediately, but it may take weeks to see the final clinical outcome once the treated spot finishes healing.
Is there a recovery period?
Mild skin redness and scabbing can be expected for 1-2 weeks following treatment.
Who performs the treatment?
Dr. Tina Alster and Dr. Neelam Khan (Board-Certified Dermatologists).