Acne Scar Overview
At OC MedDerm Dermatology office, located in Irvine, Orange County, you will be seen by our physician Dr. Parvin Shafa. She will evaluate you and tailor an acne scar treatment plan based on your needs and goals. There are multiple factors that must be considered before a treatment plan can be finalized. We offer a complimentary consultation to evaluate your skin and explore your treatment options with no obligation!
Type of Acne Scars
Different types of acne scars need different types of treatment.
Deep pitted scars with steep edges. Smaller version looks like large pores
Boxcar/Rolling (Atrophic) Scars
Looks like a depressed area, different shaped
Hypertrophic Acne Scars
Looks like raised area above surface of the skin, common on the back and chest
Available Acne Scar Treatments
Lasers Acne Scar Removal
Chemical Peels, Deep
Deep Microneedling with PRP
Surgeries, Scar Excision
What is the best treatment for my acne scars?
Every patient is different. There are many different factors that dictate the plan of action for acne scar removal. The following are some common factors, among many others: