Outpatient Surgery Magazine- May, 2015
Update on Wound Closure- Here are 4 ways to minimize scarring.
Outpatient Surgery Magazine
Kendal Gapinski, Associate Editor
For plastic surgeon Richard Vagley, MD, FACS, ensuring that patients are happy with scars is one of the key goals of surgery. “In my business, the scar is the surgical procedure,” says Dr. Vagley, of the Pittsburgh Institute of Plastic Surgery. Whether you use suture, staples, glue or some other adhesive to close skin wounds, here are 4 ways to minimize scarring.