Electrodesiccation

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).

Book a consultation with one of our board-certified dermatologists today to determine the best treatment plan for you.