One of the most exiting new developments in the treatment of mild to moderate psoriasis is targeted excimer laser phototherapy. Finally psoriasis sufferers can enjoy long lasting, effective relief from the painful disfiguring symptoms of psoriasis in just a few short treatments. With the revolutionary XTRAC® excimer laser system, psoriasis sufferers can feel good about themselves again, without worrying about lengthy time commitments or armful side effects. Just a few minutes with XTRAC® could change their life.
XTRAC® uses a carefully focused beam of laser light delivered through a sophisticated liquid light guide delivery system. Because it concentrates light on active lesions, XTRAC® delivers high-exposure doses necessary for rapid clearing without risk of damage to healthy skin.
Individuals with mild to moderate psoriasis can often obtain relief in just four to ten brief treatment sessions. Patients may see some results after just one treatment.
Most treatment sessions last only a few minutes – in fact, less than five minutes.
Each case is unique, buy many psoriasis sufferers who have experienced XTRAC® treatment have found that relief usually lasts for several months and can last up to six months or more. Often remissions will last as long as with conventional phototherapy, but with fewer treatments per year to remain free of symptoms.
First, the physician will determine the patient’s optimum starting dosage level. Then the XTRAC® hand piece is moved over the affected area, applying laser light at the determined dose. Depending on the area toe be treated, this only takes a few minutes. Generally, there is no pain during treatment. After treatments, a mild sunburn-type reaction is often experienced at the treated areas.
Due to it’s “site-specific” targeting, the XTRAC® system can be used successfully on hard-to-treat areas of the body such as elbows, knees, and even the scalp without any concern for harming the hair.
Many psoriasis sufferers who have experienced the benefits of the XTRAC® treatment can’t stop raving about the results. After just a few short laser treatments, they’re experiencing relief – many for the first time in years! Trillium Creek is pleased to offer this advanced treatment. Call 330.735.0569 for your appointment today.