At Hoogstra Medical Centers we treat piercing scars with laser technology, which avoids additional scars.
The word piercing comes from the verb "to pierce" which means to pierce, to pierce. Today the practice of piercing has spread to other parts of the body such as the eyebrows, nostrils, navel, lips, tongue and genitals, among others.
After a time the hole produced begins to epithelize and a fistula is generated, that is, a connection or channel between tissues or organs.
The fistulas do not close spontaneously and when the person removes the decorative element, either because they do not want to use it anymore or because they have an infection or allergic reactions, they have a depressed scar and an unsightly fistula and sometimes an over raised or keloid scar.
Dr. Ricardo Hoogstra uses advanced techniques in plastic and restorative surgery often associated with lasers for the treatment of scars caused by piercing.
The patient can immediately continue his normal life.
We invite you to watch the videos on our YouTube channel with the account of patients who have received this treatment, entering here: Scars by Piercing
El costo por tratamiento de cicatriz de piercing es de u$S 200.
This treatment is carried out by Dr. Ricardo Hoogstra in Hoogstra Medical Centers Caballito branch.
Hoogstra Caballito Clinic, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Address San José de Calasanz 176.
Height Rivadavia Avenue 5,100 one block from Primera Junta station.
Parking can be found on Rosario Street between Centenera and San José de Calasanz.
The value of the consultation with Dr. Ricardo Hoogstra is $4,000 pesos. If you later decide to carry out the treatment, this value will be deducted from the total amount.
Doubts and queries
If you have any medical questions, send an email to [email protected] . In this mail Only medical consultations will be received. Inquiries about shifts, payments and administrative issues are not attended.
By phone on Monday, Thursday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the following telephone numbers.
- 0054 11 4 901 6690
- 0054 11 4 904 3434
- 0054 11 4 904 0880