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Q Switched ND-YAG Laser

Q Switched ND-YAG Laser

Procedure Overview: The Q-Switched Nd:YAG (Neodymium-doped Yttrium Aluminum Garnet) laser is a type of laser technology commonly used in dermatology and cosmetic procedures. It is specifically designed for targeting pigmented lesions and tattoos, as well as for certain skin rejuvenation treatments.

Key Features:

  1. Pigmented Lesion Treatment:

    • Q-Switched Nd:YAG lasers are highly effective in treating pigmented lesions such as freckles, age spots, sunspots, and melasma. The laser energy is absorbed by the pigmented cells, causing them to break down.

  2. Tattoo Removal:

    • This laser is widely utilized for tattoo removal. The intense, short pulses of light produced by the Q-Switched Nd:YAG laser break down the tattoo ink into smaller particles, allowing the body's immune system to eliminate them.

  3. Skin Rejuvenation:

    • Q-Switched Nd:YAG lasers can stimulate collagen production and improve skin texture, contributing to overall skin rejuvenation.

  4. Short Pulses:

    • The "Q-Switched" designation refers to the short duration of the laser pulses. These short pulses allow for precise targeting of pigmented cells or tattoo ink without causing significant damage to surrounding tissue.

  5. Safe for All Skin Types:

    • Nd:YAG lasers, including the Q-Switched version, are known for their safety across a range of skin types. They are less likely to cause pigment changes or scarring, making them suitable for diverse patient populations.

Since past 10 years, Dr. Anuya has been delivering high-quality, personalized medical care to Mumbai residents, offering a wide array of services. If you’re a first-time patient, please get in touch to schedule your initial consultation.

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