Cryotherapy refers to a medical procedure that uses a minimally invasive technique to freeze or destroy abnormal tissue. It is commonly known as cryosurgery or cryoablation. The process involves extremely cold instruments and Liquid Nitrogen spray for the patient’s comfort.
The treatment is often suggested to patients with the following conditions:
- Viral warts such as plantar warts
- Seborrheic Keratosis
- Actinic Keratosis
- Skin tags
- Molluscum Contagiosum among adults
Typically, Cryotherapy is used for treating benign skin lesions on the face and body. But, doctors can also use it in cases like:
- superficial skin cancers
- pre-invasive cancers such as Bowens disease
Dr. Ebrahim offers world-class Cryotherapy treatment for patients of all ages. The treatment is extremely safe and highly effective for skin conditions like keratosis and keloids.