Laser Skin Treatment Los Banos CA

Lasers have become the tool of choice for many cosmetic surgeons today, because they can target very specific areas of the skin for treatment and the recovery time after laser surgery can be much less than traditional surgical methods.

California Sleep Center Medical Assoc
(209) 827-3930
249 W Pacheco Blvd Ste B
Los Banos, CA
 
Beverly Hills Surgical Institute
1-877-269-BHSI (2474)
9025 Wilshire Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA
Specialties
Cosmetic Surgery

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Lawrence H. Foster
(800) 742-7387
589 Tahoe Keys Blvd # E-6
South Lake Tahoe, CA
Business
The Tahoe Clinic For Plastic Surgery
Specialties
Cosmetic Surgery
Doctor Information
Residency Training: Valley Forge Army Hosp 1960, General Surgery William Beaumont 61-64 UCSF, Plastic Surgery 66-68.
Medical School: UCSF, 1959
Additional Information
Languages Spoken: English,Polish,Spanish

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Frederic H. Corbin, M.D.
(310) 284-8384
436 N. Bedford Drive
Beverly Hills, CA
Business
A Center for Aesthetic Surgery Medical Group
Specialties
Cosmetic Surgery

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Johnathan Freed
(530) 885-4151
3123 Professional Drive
Auburn, CA
Specialties
Cosmetic Surgery
Insurance
Medicare Accepted: No
Workmens Comp Accepted: No
Accepts Uninsured Patients: No
Emergency Care: No


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Paul Chasan
(858) 450-1555
9850 Genesee Avenue
La Jolla, CA
Specialties
Cosmetic Surgery
Insurance
Medicare Accepted: No
Workmens Comp Accepted: No
Accepts Uninsured Patients: No
Emergency Care: No


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Eric T. Hisaka
(925) 463-1809
5720 Stoneridge Mall Road
Pleasanton, CA
Specialties
Cosmetic Surgery
Insurance
Medicare Accepted: No
Workmens Comp Accepted: No
Accepts Uninsured Patients: No
Emergency Care: No


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Pierre Labrecque, MD
(805) 739-0033
120 North Miller
Santa Maria, CA
Business
DermaSpaMED
Specialties
Dermatology, Cosmetic Surgery
Insurance
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Workmens Comp Accepted: Yes
Accepts Uninsured Patients: Yes
Emergency Care: No

Doctor Information
Primary Hospital: Marian Medical Center
Residency Training: Mayo Clinic, Mayo Foundation, Residency in Dermatology
Medical School: Sherbrooke University Medical School, 1971
Additional Information
Member Organizations: American Academy of Dermatology, Fellow American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, Fellow American Society of Dermatologic Surgery American Society of Lipo-Suction Surgery American Board of Medical Specialties American SOciety for Laser Medicine & Surgery
Languages Spoken: English,French,Spanish

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Robert Gutstien
1-800-339-4YOU (4968)
1125 South Beverly Drive
Los Angeles, CA
Business
Plastic Surgery Center - Robert Gutstien
Specialties
Cosmetic Surgery

Data Provided by:
Carol A Hollan
(858) 450-0440
9850 Genesee Avenue
La Jolla, CA
Specialties
Cosmetic Surgery
Insurance
Medicare Accepted: No
Workmens Comp Accepted: No
Accepts Uninsured Patients: No
Emergency Care: No


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Laser Skin Treatment

Lasers have become the tool of choice for many cosmetic surgeons today, because they can target very specific areas of the skin for treatment and the recovery time after laser surgery can be much less than traditional surgical methods. The other advantage to using lasers is that these high energy light beams can successfully treat numerous conditions and issues of the skin, from fine lines and wrinkles to birthmarks and scars. Because the beams of light are so intense and precise, delicate procedures can be completed that would not be possible with traditional knife methods.

1. Skin Resurfacing

Laser skin treatment can effectively remove the top layer of skin, much like a chemical peel. The result is an underlying layer that is smoother and free of shallow scarring, fine lines and sun damage. This procedure can also do away with skin discolorations like age spots and blotchiness. Hyperpigmentation, another sign of aging in some skin tones, can also be reduced with this type of treatment. The process is relatively painless when a topical anesthetic is used before the procedure, and recovery time is fairly short. Redness begins to disappear in a matter of days, leaving softer, smoother skin.

2. Hair Removal

Another popular form of laser skin treatment is the removal of unwanted hair from the face, legs and bikini area. A laser is used to destroy the melanin in the hair and the hair follicle, without damaging the surface of the skin. A series of three to five treatment sessions are recommended, and maintenance may only have to be done every year or so. This procedure also uses a topical anesthetic for additional comfort during treatment and the results may last a year or longer.

3. Scar Removal

Scars and birthmarks are something that most people can live without, but until the advent of lasers, there wasn t much that could be done to remove these blemishes easily. Now, a series of laser skin treatments will effectively diminish those marks, leaving skin smoother and nearly blemish free. Due to the precision of the laser, even small marks can be targeted without damaging the surrounding skin area. A series of treatments is generally recommended to achieve the desired results, and the number will vary based on the size of the mark and the response of the patient.

4. Tattoo Removal

Removing a tattoo used to take multiple sessions under the knife, skin grafts and extensive recovery time. Now, tattoo removal has become much quicker and easier with laser skin treatment alternatives. Because the field of laser surgery is improving all the time, the required sessions for tattoo removal have decreased by half; from twelve appointments to just six to completely get rid of the tattoo. Keep in mind that this number varies based on the size of the tattoo and response to treatment and is generally based on professional tattoos. Amateur tattoos can take even fewer sessions to remove.

Laser skin treatment has become the option for many cosmetic surgeons and patients today, due to the success of the procedures and the short recovery time that is required. For more information about the many things that lasers can do, contact a dermatologist or cosmetic surgeon in your area.p>

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