What is Electrocautery and Cryotherapy?
Electrocautery and Cryotherapy are specialized removal of unwanted or harmful tissue in any parts of the body without bleeding. It is commonly applicable in the of removal benign moles, warts, skin tags, and skin lesions.
How does Electrocautery works?
Electrocautery and Cryotherapy treatments are both fast and simple. Depending on assessment findings either of the treatments may be considered. In Electrocautery, an incision is performed using a small probe with a mild current to break or seal a tissue.In Cryotherapy, a pen compacted with the latest technology of extreme cold temperature is placed in the skin surface dropping the temperature which causes in the destruction of the concerned treatment site
Is the treatment painful? Is it safe? How long will the treatment take?
Both procedures are safe and generally tolerable. Patient may feel slight pin prick sensations. The sensation is based on your pain tolerance and the area to be treated but usually no pain will be felt due to the anesthesia given.
How many treatments I need before I see results and how will it stay?
Treatments like Electrocautery and Cryotherapy are permanent removal procedures. One session can treat the concerned area.