Kabir Sardana MD DNB MNAMS Professor and Vijay K Garg MD MNAMS Director Professor and Head of Department
Both at Department of Dermatology and STD, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India
Laser surgery is one of the fastest developing procedures in the field of dermatology.
This book is a step by step guide to the use of lasers in dermatological practice, covering both common procedures and more advanced techniques.
Divided into three sections, the book begins with discussion on conventional laser treatments, followed by chapters on advanced procedures. The final section describes practical aspects including medicolegal issues, complications, and setting up a laser practice.
Presented in a systematic, easy to follow format, each chapter is explained with numerous tables, charts, diagrams and clinical photographs to enhance learning.
- Step by step guide to use of lasers in dermatological practice
- In depth discussion on both conventional and advance techniques
- Complete section on practical aspects including medicolegal issues and complications
- Includes nearly 300 images, illustrations, tables and charts
Table of Contents
Section 1: Conventional Laser Interventions
Basics of Laser-Tissue Interactions
Lasers for Vascular Indications
Lasers for Hair Removal
Section 2: Advanced Laser Interventions
Non Ablative and Subsurface Rejuvenation
Non Surgical Tightening
Intense Focused Ultrasound (IFUS) Devices for Aesthetic Procedures
Non Invasive Body Contouring
Lasers for Scars, Keloids, Stretch Marks
Section 3: Practical Aspects and Advances
Miscellaneous Laser Responsive Disorders
How to Start a Laser Practice
How to set up a Laser Clinic in a Public Funded Institution
Therapeutic Pearls in Lasers
Medicolegal Aspects of Lasers in Dermatological Practice
Complications and their Management
New Aspects and Controversies in Lasers