Laser/IPL Treatment of Blood Vessels

Laser/IPL Treatment of Blood Vessels Information

Patient Safety Information for Cosmetic Injectables
Procedure
Reduction of "broken capillaries", birthmarks such as port wine stains, rosacea.
Length
Depends on size of area to be treated - few minutes to half an hour. May need series of treatments.
Anesthesia
Usually none required for adults, but babies and young children may require sedation or general anaesthetic.
Side Effects
Temporary redness and swelling, bruising. Rarely colour change of the skin or scarring.
Duration
New capillaries may dilate. Birthmarks don't always completely fade and may redarken.

Doctors performing this procedure: in Australia

  Location Name Contact
  NSW, Sydney Dr. Lanzer, Daniel FACCS 1800 444 333     Website
  NSW, Sydney Dr. Prochazka, Tony FFMACCS 1300 666 946    Website
  NSW, Campbelltown Dr. Prochazka, Tony FFMACCS 1300 666 946    Website
  NSW, Matraville Dr. Schwartz, Jerry FACCS 02 9322 000    Website
  QLD, Toowong Dr. Dingley, Mary FFMACCS 07 3870 0111    Website
  QLD, Southport Dr. Flynn, John FACCS 1300 88 1388    Website
  VIC, Malvern East Dr. Granot, Ashley FFMACCS 03 9569 3511    Website
  VIC, Malvern / Glen Waverly Dr. Lanzer, Daniel FACCS 1800 444 333     Website
  VIC, Armadale Dr. Rich, Michael FACCS 03 9500 1110
  WA, Perth Dr. Lanzer, Daniel FACCS 1800 444 333     Website

Doctors performing this procedure: outside of Australia

  Location Name Contact
  Hong Kong, Hong Kong Dr. Fung, Ho Wang FFMACCS 852 2385 2666