Sebaceous Hyperplasia NYC - (212) 644-6454 - New York, NY


New York Dermatology Board Certified Dermatologist 30 East 60th Street (Park/Madison) 8th Floor Suite 805 New York, NY
  • Oral isotretinoin has proven effective in clearing some lesions after 2-6 weeks of treatment, but lesions often recur upon discontinuation of therapy
  • Sebaceous Gland Hyperplasia Treatment Center
  • Opened 7 Days a Week for Treatment
  • maintenance doses of oral isotretinoin in the range of 10-40 mg every other day or 0.05% isotretinoin gel (not marketed in the United States) is rarely indicated as a suppressive treatment for widespread disfiguring sebaceous hyperplasia
  • Oral isotretinoin should be prescribed by a physician who is experienced in oral retinoid therapy and only for patients without contraindications and fully compliant with all restrictions on this medication
  • Therapeutic options include photodynamic therapy (with combined use of 5-aminolevulinic acid and visible light)
  • cryotherapy (liquid nitrogen)
  • cauterization or electrodesiccation
  • topical chemical treatments (eg, with bichloracetic acid or trichloroacetic acid)
  • laser treatment (eg, with argon, carbon dioxide, or pulsed-dye laser)
  • shave excision, and excision
  • 212.644.6454