RADIOWAVE TREATMENT OF PEARLY PENILE PAPULES.
February Special $949/treatment
(removal of PPP on corona of glans penis)
Pearly penile papules (PPP's) are small raised nodules (bumps), usually 1-2 mm in size, which are located around the rim of the penis head in the form of string of pearls. Usually developing during adolescence, they have been reported in up to 35% of males. Uncircumcised men are more likely to have pearly penile papules. Very often these lesions are confused with genital warts, although there is no known link between warts and pearly penile papules. Pearly penile papules are NOT malignant and are NOT spread via sexual contact. Most men with penile papules do not seek medical treatment. However, many men with papules feel uncomfortable in sexual situations because their partners may mistake the papules for genital warts or find the growths unattractive. *click on image to enlarge
Many treatment methods have been tried, including circumcision, podophyllin, cryotherapy, and even the amateur application of toothpaste. But these methods had proven to be either ineffective or have side effects. Until recently, electrodessication and carbon dioxide laser were considered the most effective treatment options. *click on image to enlarge
Since Radiowave surgery was introduced into dermatology, it became a great option to remove unwanted papules effectively, safely, and with no scarring or bleeding. Because radiofrequency uses radio waves and not electricity, there is less damage to surrounding tissue and its small and light hand-piece allows for more precise and complete removal. This is the reason Dr. Yagudin has chosen the Radiofrequency Wave Technology to remove penile papules. *click on image to enlarge
For years, Dr. Yagudin has safely and successfully utilized Radiosurgery to remove a myriad of benign skin lesions including skin tags, moles, warts, molluscum contagiosum, sebaceous hyperplasia and penile papules just to name a few.
Please call us at (212) 223- 2235 to schedule your free initial consultation with Dr. Yagudin to find out if you are the right candidate for this procedure.*
How much does the procedure cost?
The average cost is between $800-$1500 depending on the individual case. Your cost will be determined at your complimentary consultation with Dr. Yagudin.*
How many treatments will I need to remove my pearly penile papules?
Usually one treatment is enough to remove all penile papules.*
Is the procedure painful?
Treatment area is numbed with 30% lidocaine cream making the procedure painless. *
Is there any social downtime after the procedure?
No, typically the patient may go back to work on the same day.*
How long will it take for the skin to heal?
The recovery period is usually 7-10 days. *
Who is not a candidate for this procedure?
Any person who has a history of keloids, hypertrophic scarring and uncontrolled diabetis.*
For more details on the procedure please schedule your free initial consultation with Dr.Yagudin by calling (212) 223 2235
* Legal disclaimer:
Results and duration of effect may vary, no guaranty of specific results can be given. Degree of side effects may vary, for full disclosure please read consent for the procedure before your treatment. The content on this website is provided for informational purposes only, and is not intended in any way to substitute professional medical advice during an in office consultation and examination by the physician. Any photos from this web site with text “Copyright Dermacare Medical PC” on them are not allowed to be copied and reprinted in any way without written permission from Dermacare Medical PC.
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