Lasers and Lights

Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology Series (Expert Consult - Online and Print)


  • George Hruza, MD, Private Practice, Laser & Dermatologic Surgery Center Inc, Chesterfield MO USA Clinical Associate Professor of Dermatology and Otolaryngology and Director of Laser and Dermatologic Surgery Center, St Louis University, St Louis MO, USA
  • Matthew Avram, Director, Massachusetts General Hospital Dermatology, Laser and Cosmetic Center

Now available as one streamlined volume, Lasers and Lights provides the most advanced treatments for rejuvenation, skin resurfacing, scars, and hair removal. You'll focus on procedural how-to's and get step-by-step advice on proper techniques, pitfalls, and tricks of the trade, so you can incorporate the very latest in lasers and lights into your busy practice!
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Book information

  • Published: October 2012
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4557-2783-4

Table of Contents


Series Preface to the Third edition XXX

Series Preface (First edition) XXX

Preface to the Third edition XXX

Contributors XXX

Dedication XXX

1 Understanding Lasers, Lights, and
Tissue Interactions

Fernanda H. Sakamoto, H. Ray Jalian,
R. Rox Anderson

2 Laser Treatment of Vascular Lesions XXX

Iris Kedar Rubin, Kristen M. Kelly

3 Laser Treatment of Pigmented Lesions
and Tattoos

Kavita Mariwalla, George J. Hruza

4 Laser Hair Removal XXX

Omar A. Ibrahimi, Suzanne L. Kilmer

5 Non-ablative Laser and Light Skin Rejuvenation XXX

Travis W. Blalock, E. Victor Ross

6 Non-ablative Fractional Laser

Chung-Yin Stanley Chan, Andrei Metelitsa,
Jeffrey S. Dover

7 Laser Resurfacing XXX

Jason N. Pozner, Barry E. DiBernardo,
Lawrence S. Bass

8 Non-Surgical Body Contouring XXX

Andrew A. Nelson, Mathew M. Avram

9 Non-surgical Skin Tightening XXX

Melissa A. Bogle, Michael S. Kaminer

10 Laser Treatment of Ethnic Skin XXX

Stephanie G.Y. Ho, Henry H.L. Chan

11 Complications and Legal Considerations
of Laser and Light Treatments

David J. Goldberg, Jeremy Man

Index XXX