Dermabrasion (Sanding) at the Straith Clinic, located near Dearborn and West Bloomfield

What is Dermabrasion?

Dermabrasion involves mechanical sanding of the top layers of skin. The effect is to soften the sharp edges of surface irregularities commonly seen in facial acne scarring, other types of scars, and fine wrinkles.

What to Expect

  • Anesthesia – Usually local with IV sedation
  • Length of Surgery – 15 minutes to 1 hour. May require more than one session.
  • In / Outpatient – Usually out-patient in our accredited office operating room suite.
  • Recovery – Back to work: Approximately 2 weeks. Fading of redness: About 3 months.

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Procedure Performed by Dr. Sabbagh

How is the surgery performed?

In dermabrasion, a wire brush or a diamond wheel with rough edges is used to remove the upper layers of the skin.

What Are the Risks

No surgical procedure is risk free, and that includes cosmetic surgery like dermabrasion surgery. During your consultation with Dr. Sabbagh, he will review the risks so you can make an educated decision. With an established track record of over 80 years, board certified plastic surgeons, an accredited facility, and thousands of satisfied patients throughout Dearborn, metro Detroit, Michigan and the U.S., the Straith Clinic has earned an excellent reputation for cosmetic surgery of the face and body. Call us today at 248-270-5272 or send us an email to schedule a consultation during which you can discuss our facial and body services and tour our facility, including our on-site operating facility.

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