IPL Quantam Laser???? - Vascular Birthmarks Foundation Forum
  Vascular Birthmarks Foundation Hemangiomas  |  Port Wine Stains  |  Vascular Malformations  
VBF logo

1994 - 2014
Celebrating 20 years with
75,000 networked into treatment.
Donate to VBF    Shop VBF Products

Go Back   Vascular Birthmarks Foundation Forum > Port Wine Stain Help > Port Wine Stain Help and Resources

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 04-16-2007, 05:16 AM
heyjude heyjude is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: SLC, Utah
Posts: 11
Exclamation IPL Quantam Laser????

Hello Fellow Hopers,

I was wondering if anyone had heard anything about the IPL Quantam laser made by Lumenis(?). I was just surfing the internet about birthmarks, specifically Port Wine Stains and I came upon a page about this laser, of course it shows really awesome before and after picutres of the treatment with that laser but I was intrigued. IPL stands for Intense Pulsed Light and apparently it combines pulsed laser light and a broad band of Intense Pulsed Light to offer the most effective and long-lasting treatment for port wine stains and hemangiomas.

I am going to bring this up with Jude's doctor to see if she has heard anything but I was hoping someone out there has heard or researched the quality of this treatment. I am always looking for the new or best thing for my Jude's PWS. We are currently on his 5th Candela Pulse Dye Laser treatment and it looks better than it did when we started but like the rest of you I want the best!

Thanks,

Kennan
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 04-16-2007, 10:31 PM
nickbar nickbar is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Pacific Northwest
Posts: 1,078
Default

Hi, I posted to you on msn...and gave you the wrong website (though this is another great resource, the one I was referring to is http://www.birthmarks.com/Index.cfm

Good luck

Corinne
__________________
Corinne Barinaga
VBF Director of Family Services
vbfadvocate @ live. com (no spaces)
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Questions re: duration, effectiveness of laser treatment oprichard Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 3 10-18-2007 03:06 AM
Laser treatment hankbartenbach Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 48 11-19-2005 08:07 PM
Different Laser Treatments stcynthia Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 3 10-06-2005 02:18 AM
Lasting Laser Therapy of Port Wine Stains purplecolor Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 22 09-30-2004 07:38 AM
Efficiency of laser treatment? Markus Port Wine Stain Help and Resources 8 09-18-2004 08:33 AM