Resurfacing laser technology is one of the most exciting new developments in laser medicine. The results of laser resurfacing are generally dramatic and long-lasting. By removing microscopic layers of skin in a controlled manner, we are able to eliminate fine lines, and improve texture and discolorations of the face. Laser resurfacing is also highly effective for the treatment of acne scars, surgical scars, and traumatic scars. This procedure is usually performed with the use of local and topical anesthesia as an outpatient procedure. Patients can expect 3-10 days of down time depending on the device used.
Available devices at our office:
- Deep Fx™ 10600 nm fractional ablative laser resurfacing for deep wrinkles and severe acne scaring
- Active Fx™ 10600 nm fractional ablative laser resurfacing for severe pigmentation, age spots and fine lines
- Fraxel Restore™ 1550 nm fractional non-ablative technique for mild wrinkles and moderate post acne scaring
- Fraxel Thulium™ 1927 nm fractional non-ablative technique for mild pigmentation and age spots
Dr. Khorasani removed a melanoma from my arm and a basel cell from my neck which was more extensive than originally thought. I was petrified with the melanoma diagnosis even though VERY early stage. He and his staff were beyond comforting...
- Susan O.