Tag: Lasers

Incorporating Aesthetic Devices into a Dermatologic Practice

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(1):18–21 by Jusleen Ahluwalia, MD; Chloe Gianastano, MA; and Jill S. Waibel, MD Dr. Ahluwalia is with the University of California, San Diego in San Diego, California. Drs. Gianastano and Waibel are with Miami Dermatology and Laser Institute in Miami, Florida. FUNDING: No funding was provided for this study. DISCLOSURES: The


Ocular Injury in Cosmetic Laser Treatments of the Face

by Amy Huang, MD; Arianna Phillips, BS; Tony Adar, MD; and Andrea Hui, MD Drs. Huang, Adar, and Hui are with the Department of Dermatology at the State University of New York Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. Ms. Phillips and Dr. Hui are with Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology in San Francisco, California. Funding:


Laser Safety Guidelines

Howard Bargman, MD, FRCPC Dr. Bargman is Certified Medical Laser Safety Officer, Director of Laser, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Canada. This new Special Section will focus on laser safety issues, such as protective eye wear, risks of and protection from laser airborne contaminants, how to minimize the risk of fire, and relevant resources that


Treatment of Large Bulla Formation after Tattoo Removal with a Q-Switched Laser

William Kirby, DO, FAOCD, Kirby Dermatology, Beverly Hills, California; Francisca Kartono, DO, Department of Dermatology, Botsford Hospital, Farmington Hills, Michigan; Alpesh Desai, DO, FAOCD, Heights Dermatology, Houston, Texas; Ravneet R. Kaur, BSN, MD, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California; Tejas Desai, DO, FAOCD, Heights Dermatology, Houston, Texas; David Geffen School of


Lasers and Light Treatments for Acne Vulgaris Promising Therapies

Therapeutic and Aesthetic Uses of Photodynamic Therapy Part two of a five-part series by Michael H. Gold, MD Medical Director, Gold Skin Care Center and The Laser & Rejuvenation Center, Nashville, Tennessee Disclosure: Dr. Gold is a consultant to, speaks for, and receives honoraria from Pharos Life. Address correspondence to: Michael H. Gold, MD, Gold