Dr. Van Vliet is an expert in treating the most complex hidradenitis cases.  Patients suffering from this ailment know the challenges and difficulties of living with this chronic disease.  Dr. V has transformed the lives of hundreds of hidradenitis patients, taking them from hopeless to healed.  With the use of the latest technology, Dr. Van Vliet is often able to treat and forever heal hidradenitis without the use of skin grafting.  The techniques gleaned from his unique burn training are applied to this complex problem.  Similar to the burn patients, if grafting is needed, Dr. Van Vliet will apply additional technologies to limit the size of the donor skin necessary to close the wound.