Lumenis UltraPulse Fractional Laser Therapy
The Burn Center at Arkansas Children's Hospital is now proud to offer the latest in Fractional Laser Therapy for scar management. This unique technology, made famous by the "Berns Triplets" and as shown on
NBC's The Today Show and
ABC's Primetime and published in numerous magazines is only offered by a few burn centers across the world. This new therapy has also been featured locally on CBS Affiliate,
Watch the story: "New Technique for Burn Victims at ACH" which aired April 28, 2011. Arkansas Children's Hospital is the
first pediatric hospital to offer this treatment.
The Lumenis UltraPulse Laser Therapy is the most advanced laser of its kind, and in various studies, has demonstrated a great deal of success in decreasing scars, improving color match, improving texture and improving function. Some have reported up to a 90% reduction in the appearance of scars.
It can be used for a variety of scars, including:
- Burn scars (hypertrophic scars)
- Skin grafts
- Donor sites
- Traumatic scars
- Post-surgical scars
- Hyper- or hypo-pigmented areas
- Adults and Pediatrics
Dr. Anjay Khandelwal, the Medical Director of Arkansas' only Burn Center worked with the world's leading expert to bring this technology to the patients of Arkansas and the surrounding region.
In addition, our dedicated Burn Anesthesiologists are always available to ensure patient safety and comfort.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact Jamie Loyd at 501-364-1635.