Treating over 230,000 patients, the Laser & Skin Surgery Center is one of the most renowned and prestigious dermatology practices in New York City and beyond. With our state-of-the-art facility and comprehensive research department, we are proud to offer more lasers (100+) than almost any other practice in the country, if not the world.
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Lasers, light, radio frequency, and ultrasound devices offer a unique way to treat a wide variety of skin problems with minimal pain and invasiveness.
Age Spots & Brown Spots
Broken or Enlarged Vessels
Cafe au Lait
Cosmetic Treatments for Men
Fine Facial Lines and Wrinkles
Port Wine Stains
Skin of Color
One of the most renowned and prestigious dermatology clinics in New York City and beyond, Laser & Skin Surgery Center with its state-of-the-art facility offers more lasers and energy-based devices than almost any other practice in the country. 100% of the treatments are performed by our board-certified dermatologists, with a sub-specialty of dermatologic surgery. We offer a comprehensive range of procedures from skin rejuvenation to body contouring, and birthmarks, to name a few. Performing the treatments is our team of board-certified dermatologists who understand how improving the appearance of your skin can enhance your confidence, health, and wellness. With our comprehensive range of procedures treating an extensive list of skin conditions, we will help restore and enhance your natural beauty.
308 excimer laser
This laser provides a very targeted dose of UVB to treat vitiligo and white scars. While UV cabins expose the entire body to UV radiation, the 308 Excimer Laser protects the healthy skin from the negative effects of UVB.
Learn more about the 308 Excimer Laser.
active fx / deep fx
The ActiveFX is a high energy laser beam treatment solution for sun-damaged or wrinkled skin. The treatment causes the upper layer of skin to peel off, revealing new, healthy skin. DeepFX uses a fractionated pattern as the laser hits the skin to allow for a quicker healing time. Its deep heating allows for collagen tightening and is ideal for treating wrinkles around the mouth and eyes. Aside from acne and wrinkles, these lasers can also be used to treat epidermal nevus, skin laxity, xanthelasma, and permanent makeup removal.
Learn more about ActiveFX & DeepFX.
BroadBand Light,™ or BBL by Sciton, is the world’s most powerful IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) device on the market. BBL treats skin conditions associated with aging, active lifestyles, and sun damage by delivering light energy to gently heat the upper layers of your skin. The heat absorbed by the targeted areas will stimulate the skin cells to regenerate, making the skin clearer, smoother, and younger-looking. BBL solves skin concerns such as freckles and age spots, rosacea, small blood vessels, acne, aging, and loss of skin firmness.
Learn more about BroadBand Light™.
The only FDA-cleared minimally invasive procedure clinically proven to clear the underlying causes of cellulite, Cellfina™ works by targeting the fibrous bands under the dimpled areas of skin that cause cellulite. Releasing these bands will reduce the appearance of cellulite on the buttocks and thighs, with results that last for up to a year.
Learn more about Cellfina™.
This dual-wavelength long-pulsed Nd:YAG/Alexandrite laser is used for safe and effective hair removal. Clarity allows for lightning-fast repetition rates and large spot sizes for faster treatment times and improved results.
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This non-invasive fractional laser technology for rejuvenation, superficial pigmentation, and skin resurfacing, this 20-minute treatment is designed to address skin concerns such as acne scarring, age spots, and brown spots, aging face, fine facial lines and wrinkles, and melasma. It is gentle enough to get monthly but powerful enough to give good results.
Learn more about Clear + Brilliant®.
clear + brilliant perméa
This device utilizes a low-power 1927nm noninvasive fractional laser for rejuvenation and pigmentation. It is designed to treat early signs of aging and to help prevent them. It is used to treat acne scarring, age spots and brown spots, aging face, fine lines and wrinkles, and melasma. It is safe for all skin types.
Learn more about Clear + Brilliant® Perméa.
A versatile type of fractional CO2 system, CO2RE® allows us to precisely target and effectively treat the skin’s surface, middle, and deep dermal levels. It successfully resurfaces the skin to treat common concerns such as acne scarring, aging face, and scar removal.
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Combining a vacuum with a broadband light, this therapy makes for a safe, quick, and effective acne treatment. The vacuum loosens and extracts dirt, blackheads, and excess oil from deep within the pores, while the light helps destroy acne-causing bacteria and reduce facial redness.
Learn more about Isolaz®.
infini – genius
The Laser & Skin Surgery Center of New York is one of the first centers in the country to offer the INFINI. The LUTRONIC INFINI Fractional Radiofrequency system delivers radiofrequency energy through a micro-needling process. By stimulating collagen production, sagging skin and wrinkles can effectively be addressed.
Learn more about Infini – Genius™.
A type of non-ablative fractional laser, LaseMD resurfaces the skin for rejuvenation and skin tightening, as well as for the treatment of sun damage and pigmentation. Specifically, it can be used for aging face, hypopigmentation, and melasma.
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With a wavelength of either 532 nm or 1064 nm, this laser penetrates deeply into the skin, destroying damaged cells as it heats them. It can treat acne, acne scars, age spots, and brown spots, aging face, epidermal nevus, facial lines, hemangiomas, junctional flat nevi, leg veins, wrinkles and laxity, tattoo removal (red, black, and green), permanent makeup removal, lentigines, nevus of Ota, café au lait, melasma, and moles.
Learn more about Nd:YAG.
The new picosecond laser utilizes high energy at two wavelengths of light used for tattoo and hair removal, it works particularly well for black, red, and yellow tattoo ink as well as pigmentation in Asian and darker skin types. PicoPlus® provides the treatment versatility, wavelengths, precise fluence, and pulse control needed to achieve optimal results, regardless of difficulty.
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The Laser & Skin Surgery Center of New York offers the city’s first Picosecond laser for tattoo removal, acne scarring, and pigmented lesion removal. It uses short bursts of energy to rapidly clear almost all tattoos, especially the blue and green colors which have been difficult to remove by other lasers. In addition, PicoSure™ can also successfully treat conditions such as age spots and brown spots, aging face, birthmarks, café au lait, junctional flat nevi, melasma, nevus of Ota, scar removal, and stretch marks (striae rubra and alba).
Learn more about PicoSure™.
With a wavelength of 694 nm, this laser features a short pulse with higher power and superior absorption by tattoos and pigmented lesions. Ruby can remove complex tattoos without damaging the surrounding skin. It can also treat conditions such as age spots and brown spots, birthmarks, café au lait, junctional flat nevi, mole removal, and nevus of Ota.
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vbeam perfecta pulsed dye laser
Our Center has participated in the development of this new laser with the Candela Corporation for the treatment of facial blood vessels, port wine stains, and hemangiomas.
With a wavelength of 585 nm, this laser delivers gentle yet intense bursts of light to targeted areas of the skin, effectively treating all types of ‘red’ pigmentation. The Vbeam utilizes a dynamic cooling spray which helps minimize discomfort and has been very well accepted by our patients, especially when it offers a dramatic improvement in the treatment of age spots and brown spots, angiomas, birthmarks, broken vessels, facial redness, hemangiomas, leg veins, poikiloderma of Civatte, port wine stains, redness, scar removal, stretch marks ((striae rubra and alba), telangiectasia, angiofibroma, and venous lake.
Considered a “must-have” laser at The Laser & Skin Surgery Center of New York, this brand new and highly efficient pulsed-dye laser (PDL) uses two wavelengths for greater versatility, as well as two cooling systems to ensure comfort and skin protection. It can treat a variety of indications for the face and body, including facial and spider veins, hemangiomas, angiomas, and spider angiomas, inflammatory acne, leg veins, pigmented lesions, poikiloderma, port wine stains, rosacea, scars, stretch marks (striae rubra and alba), vascular lesions, and wrinkles.
Learn more about Vbeam Prima®.
This powerful technology allows for a customizable laser and light-based system to treat a wide range of cosmetic concerns including age spots, brown spots, and other signs of sun damage.
Learn more about Cutera XEO™.
Simultaneously using the 595 nm and 1064 nm wavelengths, Cynergy™ can achieve greater penetration depth for quicker results. It is used to treat port-wine stains, hemangiomas, broken or enlarged vessels, and telangiectasia.
Learn more about Cynergy™.
With a wavelength of 2940 nm, this laser is designed to remove superficial and moderate wrinkles on the face with minimal burning of surrounding tissue. It can also be used to treat acne scars, angiofibromas, actinic cheilitis, actinic keratosis, birthmarks, epidermal nevus, rhinophyma, surgical scars, syringomas, and xanthelasma.
Learn more about Erbium: YAG.
excel v ktp
Combining a powerful 532 nm KTP laser and two 1064 nm Nd:YAG laser modes, the Cutera Excel V™ system offers the ability to treat a wide range of vascular conditions in a single system, along with efficient cooling and excellent visibility of the treatment area. It treats acne, angiomas, broken vessels, facial redness, hemangiomas, leg veins, poikiloderma of Civatte, port wine stains, and telangiectasia.
Learn more about Excel V™ KTP.
One of the most popular laser resurfacing treatments available today, we are proud to have been part of the clinical trials that were instrumental in the Fraxel Repair’s approval by the FDA. This laser is designed for the rejuvenation of the skin on the face and body. The laser works by treating the deep layers of skin, removing layers of tissue, and promoting collagen production. It is suitable for deeper acne scars and wrinkles, as well as actinic cheilitis, actinic keratosis, aging face, crow’s feet, epidermal nevus, hemangiomas, hypopigmentation, port wine stains, rhinophyma, scar removal, skin laxity, stretch marks (striae rubra and alba), syringomas, angiofibromas, vitiligo, and xanthelasma. Healing typically takes place in 5-10 days but can vary from patient to patient.
Learn more about Fraxel Repair®.
We utilize non-ablative (no wounding of the skin) and ablative (temporary wounding of the skin) to target surface pigmentation as well as deeper skin layers to work on lines and wrinkles, acne scarring, actinic cheilitis, actinic keratosis, age spots, and brown spots, aging face, birthmarks, café au lait, crow’s feet, hemangiomas, hypopigmentation, melasma, port wine stains, and stretch marks (striae rubra and alba).
Learn more about Fraxel Re:store Dual®.
gentlemax & gentlemax pro
These devices combine a fast and powerful 755nm Alexandrite laser with an equally powerful 1064nm nd:YAG to safely and effectively remove unwanted hair including folliculitis (ingrown hair) on all skin types.
Learn more about GentleMAX ™ and GentleMax PRO ™.
GentleWaves uses a carefully timed sequence of light energy emissions to activate the skin’s natural rejuvenation process. This technique offers a quick, painless treatment with no side effects or downtime.
Learn more about GentleWaves®.
HALO Hybrid Fractional Laser
This laser sets the standard for the future of laser resurfacing by being the world’s first hybrid fractional laser that provides a safe and powerful long-term hybrid solution. It applies a tunable non-ablative (1470nm) and ablative (2940nm) wavelengths to the same microscopic treatment zone to maximize results and reduce downtime. With its precision and intelligent energy delivery, HALO can effectively treat acne scarring, actinic keratosis, aging face, crow’s feet, and wrinkles.
Learn more about HALO – Hybrid Fractional Laser™.
fraxel & fractional resurfacing
The dermatologists at the Laser & Skin Surgery Center of New York are world leaders in fractional resurfacing treatments that effectively treat sun damage, acne scars, aging skin, surgical scars, and melasma, and creating dramatic results. Our board-certified dermatologists have been involved in the development of most of the fractional laser devices that are available for skin treatment. These are some of the 14 fractional lasers we use.
Learn more about Fractional Resurfacing.
our energy devices
An advanced ultrasound device, Ultherapy® is a noninvasive treatment used to treat sagging of the face and neck. It applies ultrasound waves to the skin to gently heat and tighten loose skin. Over a period of months, collagen will regrow beneath the skin, causing skin to look even younger over time.
Learn more about Ultherapy®.
A nonsurgical procedure that utilizes radiofrequency energy, Thermage® CPT effectively smooths, tightens, and contours skin for an overall younger-looking appearance. It treats most body parts including the face, eyes, lips, abdomen, arms, hands, thighs, and buttocks. Thermage® can also temporarily reduce the appearance of cellulite. It works by heating the under layer of the skin, causing collagen production. New collagen will make the skin look firmer and tighter, improving the overall texture of the skin.
Learn more about Thermage® CPT.
Vectus utilizes light-based energy to remove unwanted hair with no downtime. Cynosure’s Vectus technology offers larger spot sizes to treat larger surface areas such as the back or full leg, in less time. Uniform laser beam reduces hot spots for optimal treatment. Advanced Contact Cooling throughout treatment enhances patient comfort.
The CoolTone device is FDA-cleared for improvement of abdominal tone, strengthening of the abdominal muscles, and development for firmer abdomen. As well as for strengthening, toning, and firming of buttocks and thighs. It works by using Magnetic Muscle Stimulation (MMS) technology to strengthen, tone, and firm the muscles of the abdomen, buttocks, and thighs.
This procedure uses cryolipolysis to freeze and destroy fat. The damaged fat cells are slowly digested over several months by the body and will be removed through the liver. With 4 devices, we are often able to perform dual or more applications at the same time to cut your treatment time in half or more. Plus, the Laser & Skin Surgery Center of New York was the first practice in New York City and one of the first centers in the country to offer the new applicator, Cool Advantage™ by CoolSculpting®. It performs the same level of efficacy, but with half the time. We are also one of the first centers to offer the brand-new FDA cleared applicator Cool Mini™ for the treatment of submental fat (double chin).
Learn more about CoolSculpting.
A single, one-hour session can already successfully treat excessive underarm sweating. Laser & Skin Surgery Center of New York is one of the first centers in the world to offer miraDry® as a long-term solution for unwanted underarm sweating or hyperhidrosis. It is a painless and noninvasive treatment that delivers energy to the skin’s surface to eliminate underarm sweat glands.
Learn more about miraDry®.
This technology is designed to non-invasively rejuvenate the vaginal tissue. By using radiofrequency energy, this painless treatment provides benefits such as vaginal tightening, improved sexual function, labia reduction, and female genital enhancement.
Using radiofrequency energy, this treatment directly targets the subdermal or inner layers of the skin. It safely heats the treatment area to an optimal temperature for skin tightening, making it an effective and minimally invasive procedure that removes excess fat and tightens loose skin.
Learn more about ThermiRF.
Laser Treatment for Melasma on the Face
Laser Treatment for Melasma on the Face
Laser Treatment for Melasma on the Face
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There are over 1.8 million cosmetic procedures performed each year. Get the best results only from the experts. At the Laser & Skin Surgery Center of New York, we offer comprehensive dermatology services ranging from cosmetic and medical, to pediatrics and skin cancer treatment. Want to find out the best treatment for you? Schedule an appointment with us today.
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Our board-certified dermatologists in New York City are all fellowship-trained and uniquely trained in lasers and technology, cosmetic and medical dermatology, and skin surgery. Together they are highly acclaimed world experts with thousands of articles published, countless TV and media appearances, and hundreds of years of combined experience.
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