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What amount does freckle removal cost?

What amount does freckle removal cost?

Cost: This is variable. Would contact the facility or provider to obtain more information about the anticipated cost. ...Read more

Freckle (Definition)

A freckle is a small brown spot on your skin, caused by sun exposure. Use your abcde's to tell the difference between a freckle and skin cancer. A=asymmetry. B=border [irregular]. C=color [irregular]. D=diameter [larger than a pencil eraser]. E=evolving [change in color, size, height, new symptoms like bleeding, itching or crusting]. These are danger signs that ...Read more


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Can somebody tell me how much does freckle removal cost?

About $300/session: The treatment of choice for dyschromia (brown spots) is intense pulse light or photofacial. It is normally completed as a series of three and in the midwest will run about $300 per session. It is important for you to know that there is no cure, only temporary improvement. Without good sun protection, the brown spots will come back. ...Read more

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What more do I need for freckle laser removal?

What more do I need for freckle laser removal?

To find a laser!: Find someone who has a 755nm laser or an ipl to treat your freckles. Q switched yag lasers work also. There are many laser experts in california & we'd be happy to treat you here in las vegas- http://lvderm.Com. ...Read more

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How can I look for one.What more do I need for freckle laser removal?

How can I look for one.What more do I need for freckle laser removal?

ASLMS: The american society for laser medicine and surgery: aslms www.Aslms.Org/ can get you started for where to look for someone who treats freckles with lasers. ...Read more

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What's the best method for removal of freckles on the face?

What's the best method for removal of freckles on the face?

Laser, peels: If your doctor determines that your brown spots are indeed benign freckling, and if appropriate, she/he may suggest various laser/light technology such as ipl, fraxel, or active fx to resurface and remove the freckling. Alternatively, chemical peels can also even out dyspigmentation. Freckling can recur over time, and often require more than one treatment. ...Read more

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How painful is the removal of an i.U.D.?

How painful is the removal of an i.U.D.?

Often not much...: Routine removal of iud should not cause much pain...Some discomfort and bleeding/spotting is expected, but severe pain/bleeding is rather rare. If yours was displaced and there is no string to pull on and additional work is needed to remove, then will more likely cause more pain etc...Otherwise, some discomfort is the normal and can be effectively treated with Motrin etc.... Good luck.. ...Read more

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What could i expect from plica removal ?

What could i expect from plica removal  ?

Pain relief: First and foremost need to make sure this is cause of actual pain often times this becomes the garbage pail diagnosis. It is typcially a snapping pain over the inner aspect of knee. If truelly cause of pain, surgery to cut the plica should alleviate pain. ...Read more

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Orthopaedic pin/plate removal - would it be necessary?

Orthopaedic pin/plate removal - would it be necessary?

See below: This depends upon why and how the hardware was applied. Most of the time hardware may be left in. The hardware we use is titanium or stainless steel this is usually not rejected by the body. On some occasions the hardware is placed for a temporary fixation of fractures and requires removal . Sometimes the hardware needs to be removed for future surgeries you need to follow up with your orthopedic surgeon for his recommendations. If you're unhappy with his opinion you can always get a second opinion thank you. ...Read more

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