Laser surgery: usability, flexibility, treatment quality


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Surgeons still use scalpels made of metal. But RF current and lasers have broadened their tool range consideryble in the last decades; ©

Laser surgery: advantages and limitations

Image: A dermatology laser is used to remove a mole; Copyright: Krause

There are not only numerous applications of lasers in surgery, but also in cosmetic treatments, like for example in dermatology; © Michael Krause

Surgical lasers no longer have to be complicated

Image: A laser is used during eye surgery; Copyright: Primakov

Laser have been proven to be reliable tools in eye surgery, like LASIK surgeries, too; © Sergei Primakov

Modern surgical lasers: improved usability, increased treatment quality

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