Laser and light source treatments target many of the most common skin conditions that dermatologists encounter. The recent expansion in laser dermatology is both promising and exciting as the treatments available to derms and their patients continue to grow. New technologies are taking laser and light source treatments in new directions of skin structure imaging, epidermal harvesting, tissue rejuvenation, and new types of photodynamic therapies.
Are lasers and light devices overhyped? Laser Roundtable panel members Barry DiBernardo, M.D., E. Victor Ross, M.D., Jill Waibel, M.D., and Renalto Saltz, M.D., answer at the Vegas Cosmetic Surgery 2014 meeting.