Article medically reviewed by Dr. Gavin Chan (MBBS, cosmetic physician, liposuctionist)
Templestowe Lower and Berwick Clinics
Dr. Gavin Chan has a background in intensive care, anaesthesia, and emergency medicine. Since 2004, Dr. Chan has provided cosmetic procedures, including anti-wrinkle injections, dermal fillers, liposuction, fat transfer, skin needling, and laser treatments. He is a doctor trainer for various dermal fillers and anti-wrinkle injections.
I emailed about my keloid scar a couple of months ago, and would just like to know the cost of getting cortisone (kenacort) injections, to reduce the size and also the itch/pain.
It is about 1.5cm wide and 0.8cm long.
The cost of keloid scar injections varies according to the size of the scar.
Prices are on the following page;
Note that there is a medicare rebate applicable, and that any out of pocket fees will contribute to the Medicare Safety Net.