Laser & Light Therapies in Practice

Tuesday, May 19, 2015
A review of recent news, research and treatment related to laser and light therapy.
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
In Part 2 of this exclusive series, leading dermatologists share their expertise and discuss anti-aging therapies.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Many clinicians are considering laser earlier in the treatment of leg veins. This article discusses the different lasers available and offers treatment pearls for choosing patients who may benefit from laser therapy.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Positive results for combination laser melasma treatment.
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Carefully select the laser to best meet your specific practice needs. There are hundreds of lasers and lights used in the field of dermatology, none of which are inexpensive, so it is important to carefully select those that will best fit your specific practice. Making this decision can be particular ly daunting for a new provider interested in embarking upon this sizeable purchase decision within a young practice. Matching your practice style and geography is critical to the right move.
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Lumenis Ltd. recently received 510(k) FDA clearance for ResurFX, a novel fractional non-ablative laser module for the company’s M22 Aesthetic Platform. ResurFX, the latest application module for Lumenis’ M22 platform, expands its capabilities to perform fractional non-ablative skin resurfacing. It can be used to treat some of the most common aesthetic skin conditions, including acne scars, surgical scars, periorbital wrinkles and stretch marks.
Thursday, May 3, 2012
A review of recent developments in laser and light therapies, including the use of fractional laser treatments and a fractional ablative laser for the improvement of burn scars.
Friday, September 9, 2011
This ongoing column examines new laser and light therapy treatments, novel applications for laser and light therapy, and more.
Tuesday, July 5, 2011
The 22nd World Congress of Dermatology (WCD) took place May 24 to 29 in Seoul, Korea. During this year’s meeting, Solta Medical, Inc., launched its new Clear + Brilliant laser aesthetic treatment, which recently was awarded FDA 510(k) clearance.