PRIVATE PPP REMOVAL DOCTORS IN LONDON

Pearly Penile Papules Removal

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Welcome to City Dermatology Clinic, your trusted partner in men’s health and skincare. Specialising in the most effective treatment for Pearly Penile Papules, our clinic offers discreet, same-day procedures led by experienced doctors. Trust us to restore your confidence swiftly and safely, prioritising your comfort and confidentiality throughout your care journey.

Pearly penile papules (PPP) are small, benign bumps that can appear on the rim of the penis’s glans. These are anatomical variants, meaning they are normal variations in the human anatomy and not a sign of a disease or health condition. PPP are commonly found in a high percentage of men and are neither infectious nor harmful. Their impact is primarily aesthetic or psychological due to concerns over their appearance or mistaking them for a sexually transmitted infection (STI). 

 

Signs of PPP:

  • PPP typically appear as small, pearly white spots or flesh-coloured bumps. They might look somewhat similar to a string of pearls, which is where their name derives from.
  • They mainly appear around the corona of the glans penis (the ridge around the head of the penis).
  • Each papule is usually very small, about 1mm to 3mm in diameter.

Why choose City Dermatology Clinic for expert, compassionate care that blends cutting-edge treatment with a commitment to your comfort and privacy:

Your doctor will explain everything fully during your consultation, but here’s what to typically expect from the removal process at City Dermatology Clinic.

 

Electrodesiccation with Curettage

Electrodesiccation with Curettage is a minimally invasive dermatological procedure that effectively treats Pearly Penile Papules (PPP). This technique uses a specialised device to apply a precise electrical current to dry out the papules. Subsequently, a curette (a small, spoon-shaped surgical instrument) is used to scrape away the treated tissue gently. This method is favoured for its accuracy, efficiency, and minimal impact on surrounding skin tissues.

 

Treatment Procedure

  1. Upon arrival, you’ll be settled comfortably in a private treatment room. The area to be treated is cleaned and sterilised to prevent infection. Local anaesthesia is administered around the area of the papules to ensure you feel no pain during the procedure.

  2. A fine probe connected to an electrodesiccation device is used to apply a controlled electrical current to each papule. This current effectively dries out the papule, preparing it for removal.

  3. Once the papules are desiccated, the doctor uses a curette to carefully scrape them away. This part of the procedure is performed with precision to avoid damage to the surrounding healthy tissue.

  4. After all papules have been treated, a soothing ointment may be applied to promote healing and comfort. The treated area is covered with a sterile bandage to protect it in the initial hours after the procedure.

  5. You will receive detailed aftercare instructions to ensure proper healing. This includes advice on hygiene, activity restrictions, and signs to watch for complications. Typically, you can resume most non-strenuous activities immediately, but it’s advised to avoid sexual activity for 1 to 2 weeks to allow the area to heal fully. A free follow-up appointment is usually scheduled to monitor the healing process and ensure that you are satisfied with the outcome.

Our treatment for Pearly Penile Papules is highly effective, offering everything from significant reduction to complete removal of spots. Our clinic uses advanced techniques to ensure precise targeting of the papules, leaving your skin smooth and spot-free.

 

Restores Sexual Confidence: The presence of PPP can often affect sexual confidence, leading to unnecessary stress and anxiety. Our treatment helps restore your self-assurance, allowing you to enjoy intimacy without the psychological burden of PPP. Experience renewed confidence in your sexual health and personal relationships.

 

Suitable for All Skin Types: Our PPP removal treatment is carefully adjusted to work effectively across various skin sensitivities, ensuring that everyone can benefit without risk of irritation or adverse effects. This inclusivity makes our treatment approachable and safe for every patient.

 

Quick Treatment, Only One Session Required One of the major benefits of our treatment is its efficiency. The entire procedure typically requires only one session, which means you can achieve desired results quickly and return to your daily activities with minimal downtime. This convenience is ideal for those with busy schedules who need a fast, reliable solution.

Numerous home remedies are often suggested online for treating pearly penile papules (PPP), but it’s crucial to approach these with caution due to the risk of burns, scarring, change of colour, infections, and bad cosmetic results. Tea tree oil, frequently touted for its antibacterial properties, lacks scientific support for PPP removal and can lead to irritation or allergic reactions. Castor oil, another popular remedy, is ineffective against PPP and may cause skin sensitivity or complications.

 

Over-the-counter creams promising to clear PPP often lack the necessary strength or specific formulation, leading to skin damage without any improvement. The use of toothpaste as a remedy is particularly risky; it’s not only ineffective but also prone to causing severe irritation and potential infections due to harsh chemicals. Apple cider vinegar, despite its purported health benefits, can cause burns and severe discomfort when applied to sensitive genital areas. These home remedies not only fail to treat PPP but also pose significant risks to your skin health, potentially leading to lasting damage.

When considering treatment for Pearly Penile Papules (PPP), choosing the right clinic is crucial for both effective results and peace of mind. Our clinic stands out by offering comprehensive, compassionate care tailored to restore confidence and improve the quality of life for men dealing with PPP

Our Team

Penile Papules Removal Doctors

Meet our team of expert doctors at City Dermatology Clinic, dedicated to providing top-tier PPP removal services. With decades of specialised experience, our medical professionals offer safe, effective treatments tailored to enhance your well-being and restore your confidence.

Meet our team of expert doctors at City Dermatology Clinic, dedicated to providing top-tier PPP removal services. With decades of specialised experience, our medical professionals offer safe, effective treatments tailored to enhance your well-being and restore your confidence.

Headshot portrait photo of Dr. Jana Torres-Grau at City Dermatology Clinic
Dr. Jana Torres-Grau
BSc (Hons), MBChB, FRCS (Plast)
Headshot portrait photo of Dr. Georgios Pafitanis at City Dermatology Clinic
Dr. Georgios Pafitanis
MD, PhD
Headshot portrait photo of Dr Andreea Anton at City Dermatology Clinic
Dr. Andreea Anton
MBBS, MD, MRCP
Headshot portrait photo of Dr. Nicki Bystrzonowski at City Dermatology Clinic
Dr. Nicki Bystrzonowski
MD, PhD
Headshot portrait photo of Dr. Jana Torres-Grau at City Dermatology Clinic

Dr. Jana Torres-Grau

BSc (Hons), MBChB, FRCS (Plast)

 

Headshot portrait photo of Dr. Georgios Pafitanis at City Dermatology Clinic

Dr. Georgios Pafitanis

MD, PhD

 

Headshot portrait photo of Dr Andreea Anton at City Dermatology Clinic

Dr. Andreea Anton

MBBS, MD, MRCP

 

Headshot portrait photo of Dr. Nicki Bystrzonowski at City Dermatology Clinic

Dr. Nicki Bystrzonowski

MD, PhD

 

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Pricing

Cost of PPP Removal

The initial consultation with our doctor is priced at £150. We schedule ample time for this consultation to accommodate the procedure immediately afterwards, should you choose to proceed. It’s important to note that the costs of our treatments vary based on the specific area being treated and the extent of the condition. All prices will be finalised during your consultation, after a thorough assessment of your needs.

Pricing

  • Complete PPP Removal (one-time payment only) £695

Aftercare

  • No downtime needed
  • Quick return to daily routine & physical activities
  • Free follow-up in 2 weeks
  • Quick treatment
  • Full recovery typically in 1 week

Frequently Asked Questions

Are pearly penile papules a sexually transmitted disease?

No, pearly penile papules (PPP) are not a sexually transmitted disease. They are a common, benign skin condition affecting the penis and are not caused by sexual activity or poor hygiene.

What is the most effective treatment for pearly penile papules?

The most effective treatment for PPP is professional removal through methods like Electrodesiccation with Curettage. This procedure is performed by experienced doctors and ensures safe, precise, and effective removal of the papules with minimal discomfort and downtime.

Will pearly penile papules disappear without treatment?

Pearly penile papules typically do not disappear on their own. They are a permanent skin condition unless treated professionally. While PPP are harmless and do not require removal for health reasons, treatment is available for those who wish for cosmetic improvement.

Do pearly penile papules eventually fade over time?

PPP do not generally fade over time. They maintain their appearance unless removed through medical procedures. While some individuals may notice a slight decrease in prominence with age, the papules usually remain visible throughout life.

Is it safe to try removing pearly penile papules at home?

It is not safe to attempt removing pearly penile papules at home. Home remedies and DIY methods can lead to scarring, infection, and other complications. Professional treatment by a qualified doctor is strongly recommended to safely and effectively address PPP.

What causes the appearance of white spots on my penis?

White spots on the penis can be caused by several factors, including pearly penile papules, which are benign growths. Other possible causes include Fordyce spots, which are visible sebaceous glands, or conditions like balanitis. It’s important to consult with a healthcare provider for an accurate diagnosis.

Is it normal for men to have spots on their private parts?

Yes, it is normal for men to have spots on their private parts. These can include pearly penile papules, Fordyce spots, and other benign conditions. Most spots are harmless and do not require treatment unless they cause discomfort or aesthetic concerns.

Are pearly penile papules the same as HPV?

Pearly penile papules are not the same as HPV (human papillomavirus). HPV can cause warts, which might look similar to PPP but are caused by a virus and can be transmitted sexually. PPP, on the other hand, are non-infectious and purely a natural anatomical variation.

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