Radio surgery is an easy and faster method to remove unwanted skin growths. It utilizes ultra high frequency radio waves (3.8 MHz) to cut and coagulate tissues without much trauma, bleeding or scarring. This is a revolutionary technique to treat all the harmless but unsightly skin growths. This treatment has wider applications and multiple functions as four types of energies can be used. At Dr.Thaj LSHC we use ellmann surgitron(USA) which is a fine radio frequency device .This treatment is done under local anaesthesia and most of the times require only a single session.
The following conditions are treated successfully by this method
- Skin tags
- Cutaneous horn
- Cysts and mucocele
- Verrucous naevus
- For skin resurfacing and scar correction
- Seborrhoeic keratoses