Laser Surgery: FAQs

Laser Surgery: FAQs

Laser surgery is a highly effective and versatile tool used in dermatology for several skin conditions. By precisely targeting and vaporizing skin cells, laser surgery can remove unwanted pigmentation, reduce scarring and wrinkles, and even treat skin cancer.

As a dermatologist, Dr. Patricia McCormack at Dermatology and Laser Center offers laser surgery in Staten Island NY, Linden, NJ, and Point Pleasant Beach, NJ, as a service to her patients because it provides a safe and minimally invasive option for achieving healthy, beautiful skin. With years of specialized training and experience, Dr. McCormack can customize laser treatments to meet your unique needs and goals, ensuring the best possible outcome for your skin health.

Laser Surgery: FAQs 

Here are a few questions our patients have asked about laser surgery. If yours is still outstanding, please call our office.

What Is Laser Surgery?

Laser surgery is a minimally invasive surgical procedure that uses a focused beam of light to remove or treat tissue.

What Are The Benefits of Laser Surgery?

The benefits of laser surgery include reduced bleeding, less scarring, and shorter recovery time compared to traditional surgery.

Is Laser Surgery Safe?

Laser surgery is safe when performed by a trained and experienced surgeon.

Consult Our Dermatologist 

If you're considering laser surgery, a consultation with a dermatologist is the first step to achieving your desired results. During the consultation with Dr. Patricia McCormack, she'll evaluate your skin condition and discuss the appropriate laser treatment options. She'll also explain the procedure, including potential risks and side effects, and answer any questions or concerns. You'll leave the consultation feeling informed and confident in your decision to pursue laser surgery in Staten Island NY, Linden, NJ, and Point Pleasant Beach, NJ, with the guidance of our trusted skin expert.

Please explore our website to learn about the conditions we treat and the services provided. If you have questions about laser surgery and want to schedule an appointment with Dr. Patricia McCormack at Dermatology and Laser Center, we have three convenient locations for our patients. Please call (718) 698-1616 for Staten Island, (908) 925-8877 for Linden, and (732) 295-1331 for our Point Pleasant Beach office.

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