Archive for the ‘ Laser Resurfacing ’ Category

Additional articles Dr. Niamtu has written about lasers and laser treatment

To see other articles Dr. Niamtu has written about lasers and laser treatment click on the image. See media coverage and publications about Dr. Niamtu and Laser Resurfacing. See how the laser treats Facial Scars and Acne Resurfacing .

Simultaneous CO2 Laser with Facelift by Dr. Joe Niamtu, III for Cosmetic Surgery Times Magazine

Dr. Niamtu demonstrates CO2 laser resurfacing with simultaneous facelift for Cosmetic Surgery Times Magazine.

Laser Treatment for Facial Spider Veins

Facial spider veins (teleangictasia) are a cosmetic problem for many patients.  These can be hereditary but can also result from sundamage and other environmental and social factors.  Modern vascular lasers can treat facial spider veins as a lunch time procedure.  The video below show actual treatments by Dr. Niamtu.  Dr. Niamtu is a fellow of […]

Lower Eyelid Synechia: A Complication of Periorbital CO2 Laser Resurfacing

I recently had a scientific article published in the American Journal of Cosmetic Surgery on laser treatment.  This is mainly of interest to doctors that perform laser and eyelid facial procedures.   Click here to view or download PDF     For more information about cosmetic facial surgery visit   Joe Niamtu, III DMD […]

Dr. Niamtu featured on NBC for his work with domestic violence survivor after machete attack

I have treated tens of thousands of patients over my career and Davette Hayes is one of the strongest, courageous and most beautiful people that I have ever met.  She is truly one of my heroes.  She was violently attacked with a machete in a domestic violence incident.  The surgeons at VCU Medical Center saved […]

Recent study shows the 940 wavelength laser superior for spider veins

Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) have concluded that the 940-nm wavelength laser is superior for treating facial spider veins (telangiectasias) as compared to the 532-nm-wavelength laser. The findings, which appear in the recent issue of Lasers in Surgery and Medicine , are the first time these lasers were tested against each other […]

Video showing Dr. Niamtu performing a blepharoplasty with the Lumenis Encore CO2 laser

The video below show condensed scenes of Dr. Niamtu performing a blepharoplasty with the Lumenis Encore CO2 laser.  This is graphic surgical video and may not be suitable for viewing by some people.   Notice that throughout all steps of the surgery there is no bleeding!  Bleeding causes longer recovery, with increased pain and bruising.  […]

Laser Treatment of Acne Scars

Acne can be a devastating condition for numerous reasons.  Not only are there physical lesions and scars, but there is also a large emotional component as well.  To add insult to injury, it all happens in the years after puberty when we begin dating and relationships. Acne is basically a bacterial disease where the bacteria […]

Dr. Niamtu Invited Speaker at Nashville Music City Cosmetic Surgery Course

        It is my honor to be a featured speaker at the Music City Scale Symposium for cosmetic surgery and laser education.  Although I will be speaking at 15 various meetings here and abroad during 2014, few (if any) have any more renowned faculty than this meeting.  Doctors from the USA and […]

Laser Video Sampler by Dr. Joe Niamtu, III

Lasers are a big part of our practice and this is a subject that I lecture, teach and publish on frequently.  Patients frequently ask about what procedures can be performed with laser technology.  This video shows a partial sample of common laser procedures and some selected before and after  pictures of laser treatment.   For […]