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Patient Education

Our team of professionals and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well-being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics, which can be found on the side of each page. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you.

As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.

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Welcome
...A variety of laser procedures are available in our facility for the convenience and privacy of our patients including IPL photofacials, laser hair removal, Fractionated CO2 laser resurfacing and the latest technology in noninvasive tissue tightening and rejuvenation: ThermiTight, ThermiSmoothe and ThermiVa...

Patient Education
Our team of professionals and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well-being...

New Patients
... Earn the trust and respect of patients, profession, and community...

Our Staff
... Lauren has expertise in treating patients for acne, rosacea, eczema, psoriasis, hair loss including alopecia areata, skin cancer, skin infections, rashes, and warts...

Welcome to Our Blog
... At Aesthetic Dermatology & Laser Center we believe that educated patients are better prepared to make decisions regarding their skin health and wellbeing...

Chemical Face Peels
...Most peel patients are encouraged to concomitantly use a retinoid such as Refissa and/or a glycolic acid product; however these should not be applied the night before a peel or while skin is actually peeling following the treatment...

CoolSculpting ® A New Alternative To Liposuction
...– Because the CoolSculpting procedure is non-invasive, patients can resume daily activities including work and exercise, immediately following treatment...

Facial Laser Resurfacing
...With laser resurfacing, patients should experience significant flattening or smoothing out of wrinkles, with long-term improved appearance or “facial rejuvenation...

FAQs
...For those patients who can afford to heal for six to eight days, a CO2 laser procedure can treat lines of the entire face and also have the benefit of tightening the skin of the upper and lower eyelids...

Laser Hair Removal
...The skin is further protected during treatment by a dynamic cooling process where a cryogen is sprayed onto the skin cooling the upper lay­ers, providing patients increased comfort...

Liposuction
...The tumescent technique for liposuction by local anesthesia is so effective that liposuction patients no longer need intravenous sedatives, narcotic analgesics nor general anesthesia...

Radiesse
...Thus, there is no risk of transmitting any diseases, or causing allergic reactions in patients who are sensitive to common foods, such as beef, chickens and eggs...

Restylane
...Most patients choose to have a follow-up Restylane treatment six to twelve months after the initial treatment of wrinkles...

THERMItight
Edward M Kramer, MD and Jeffrey M Hick, MD have begun offeringtheir patients ThermiTight™, asafe, painless way of dramatically reducing skin laxity in a singletreatment, allowing them to literally sculpt their patients’ appearance...

SilhouetteInstaLift
...The treatment is well tolerated by patients and typically takes 45 minutes...

Rosacea
...Most patients experience multiple symptoms at varying levels of severity...

Candidiasis
...People who are diabetic, have suppressed immune systems, patients undergoing antibiotic or chemotherapy treatment and denture wearers are more susceptible to this infection...

Shingles (Herpes Zoster)
...However, there is a small percentage of patients (10% to 15%), predominantly over age 50, who experience pain that lasts beyond one month after the healing period...

Lyme Disease
...More than one in four patients never gets a rash...