Who should be performing the laser hair removal? A physician or technician?

I have dark skin and I don't want them to burn me.

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Olansky Dermatology Associates

Published on Jan 19, 2017

You should first make sure the laser equipment can treat all skin types. In Georgia, the laser technician must have a laser license issued by the state. At our dermatology practice, there is always a physician onsite when the technician is performing treatments.

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Answered by Olansky Dermatology Associates

You should first make sure the laser equipment can treat all skin types. In Georgia, the laser technician must have a laser license issued by the state. At our dermatology practice, there is always a physician onsite when the technician is performing treatments.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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