Ointment for surgery inci

Hi, What works best on surgery incisions? My mom had her sutures removed a couple of weeks ago on her knee, I want to know if there any ointment or cream which can reduce the scars and improve the appearance also can work as an antibacterial
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Venkat Raghav Bangalore | General Physician
Hello,.., Surgery leaves scars. That’s almost inevitable.scar formation also depends on suturing technique .. Ointment have to be applied soon after wound healing and it may take 6 months for complete result...,silicon gell is commonly recommend by doctors ..make sure wound has healed completely .. It shouldn't for pus otherwise.
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