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Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Calms blood vessels: Laser shrinks the overactive blood vessels near the surface in rosacea. You may need several treatments.
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Dr. Harry Greenberg
26 years experience Dermatology
Specific targeting: A laser does 1 thing & it does it very well- it hits its target. See this article from my newsletter on how lasers work: http://www.Smilereminder.Co ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Donley
53 years experience Dentistry
Nontraditonal help: Photostimulation with a cold laser (aka healing laser) is used to desensitize teeth, accelerate the healing process after surgery, stop canker sores s ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Donley
53 years experience Dentistry
Many things: In the dental field we use a low level laser on a tooth that is cold sensitive and many times the sensitivity disappears. It will help cold sores and ... Read More
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Dr. Simon Rosenberg
45 years experience Dentistry
Promote Healing: Lllt generally uses red to near infrared laser light at low power to stimulate healing. The action is thought to activate cell mitochondria to produce ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Laser: This depends on what type of laser therapy, the lenght of time of treatment for each treatment, and the condition for which the laser therapy is given ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. MICHAEL VINCENT
44 years experience Plastic Surgery
Targeted Light RX: Laser stands for "light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation." this is the use of a specific wave length of light that can target the sk ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Could be safe: It depends if the person is a good candidate for surgery. It is not recommended for thin corneal thickness, keratoconus, very large pupil and very hi ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones answered
44 years experience Family Medicine
Supposedly: Supposedly by increasing heat which increases circulation which increases and/or promotes healing.
A 81-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jalal Zuberi
44 years experience Pediatrics
Check with Urologist: While there are minor physical differences between red and green laser beams, medical benefits depends upon the type of device used in its delivery, b ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience Holistic Medicine
NO- but it may help: No single treatment can "make" you quit smoking except for your own inner resolve. Cold laser may reduce cravings for tobacco and ease withdrawal symp ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience Family Medicine
Unclear: FReckles are a dermatologic expression of pigment. Lighter complexion people may have more of them and they can be a heritable trait. Redheaded people ... Read More
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