Healing Old Wounds

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For Megan Forsha, an accident that happened when she was 5 years old still affects her today. “I ended up flipping over the handlebars and landing on a rock and splitting my head open,” she says.

She had a “scar revision” two years ago. The procedure involves surgically excising the scar, removing the previous scar, and realigning the margins of the wound in a more favorable orientation, says Dr. Altheo Cambre. It’s probably the most aggressive treatment available.