Laser Removal of Moles Corona NY

There are numerous methods to remove moles and among them is laser in Corona. Although laser has been tried for moles, it is not usually the method of choice for most deep moles because the laser light doesn't penetrate the skin deeply enough.

Local Companies

David Cohen
(212) 263-5889
530 1St Ave # 7R
New York, NY
A Kenneth
(212) 744-4800
112 E 84th St
New York, NY
Charisse Dolitsky
(516) 432-0011
604 E Park Ave
Long Beach, NY
Joann Salvemini
(516) 766-0345
258 Merrick Rd
Oceanside, NY
Jian Cui MD
(718) 661-9554
39-07 Prince St
Flushing, NY
Susan Burgin
(212) 238-7897
227 Madison St
New York, NY
Maria Garzon
(212) 305-5293
16 E 60Th St
New York, NY
David Eric Biro
(718) 833-7616
9921 Fourth Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
Eve Lowenstein
(516) 432-7124
303 E Park Ave # E
Long Beach, NY
Robin Himmelstein
(516) 536-1331
165 N. Village Ave Suite 114
Rockville Centre, NY
Data Provided by:
  

There are numerous methods to remove moles and among them is laser.

Although laser has been tried for moles, it is not usually the method of choice for most deep moles because the laser light doesn't penetrate the skin deeply enough. The laser is only effective for the most superficial moles. There are powerful lasers which can cut and penetrate deep into the tissues, but these can cause a lot of pain and are not safe for use in an office.

Lasers generate a beam of light which produces heat energy. The heat energy breaks up the pigments in the mole into small particles which are later removed by the body.

Multiple laser treatments are required even for the very small mole. For the deeper moles, the heat required would cause pain and not be tolerated by the patient.

Because the laser does sting, topical anesthetic is applied or injected to decrease the sensation of pain.

The procedure usually takes anywhere from 5-10 minutes.

After laser therapy, the treated area is dark and may appear bruised. The mole will become dry and turn into a scab and eventually fall off.

The results of laser for mole treatment are not immediately apparent any may take several weeks.

After laser treatment, sun exposure to the treated area should be avoided to prevent skin discoloration.

Lasers are best suited for the flat and small moles.

Anyone with large and deeply penetrating moles which have been present for a long time, are not candidates for laser.

Even though lasers are safe they can cause

- pain

- bleeding

- bruising

- skin discoloration

- scarring

- infection

- failure to remove the mole

Laser is also an expensive mode of treatment. Each session of laser may cost anywhere from $200-400 and multiple sessions may be required.

Alternative methods of mole removal like surgery are preferred. The results are immediate and cost less.

Click here to read more from DermaNetwork.org

Related Articles
- How Laser Acne Removal Works Corona NY
Pimples are something that many people experience in their lives. Generally speaking, they occur because of hormones. Although hormonal changes are thought to be at their most erratic during the teenage years of a person, pimples can also occur in adults.
- Getting Rid of Spider Veins Corona NY
- Acne Laser Removal Corona NY
- Freckle Removal Corona NY
- Age Spot Removal Corona NY
- High Risk Moles Corona NY
- Freckle Removal Corona NY
- General Anti Aging Procedures Corona NY
- Getting a Tattoo Removed Corona NY
- Removing Moles and Warts Corona NY