The XTRAC Excimer Laser is FDA approved for Psoriasis and Vitligo. Using a carefully focused beam of laser light delivered through an advanced-technology hand piece, the laser system can treat skin patches quickly and effectively in all locations including scalp psoriasis.
We here at Park Avenue Dermatology have used the XTRAC laser to successful treat many other conditions that are not FDA approved including:
* Lichen Planus
*Lichen Simplex Chronicus
The benefits of this treatment over other treatment options include:
- Pain free and safe for all ages including children, pregnant women, and women who are nursing.
- Long lasting relief
- Noticeable improvements after just a few short treatments
- No premature aging of healthy skin
- Skin thinning
- Resistance to medication
- Potential negative systemic side effects.
*Side Effects/Risks: Some patients do experience a reaction similar to sunburn or blistering at the site of the treated area and in some cases, an increase in pigmentation may occur.
Most all healthcare insurance providers, including Medicare, Tricare, Medicaid, Aetna, Bcbs, United Healthcare and many others recognize the XTRAC Excimer Laser treatment as a covered benefit. Call our office for more information on coverage.
**Results may vary.