New Orleans Podiatrist | New Orleans Laser Surgery | LA | Premier Foot Specialists |

7311 Downman Road
New Orleans, LA 70126

(504) 241-5707

Laser Surgery
 

pic_r6.jpgLaser has limited use in podiatric surgery and contrary to popular belief, it cannot be used to cut bone or to perform bunion surgery. This is due, in part, to the fact that it's high-intensity light beam is not powerful enough to penetrate and cut through bone. We can however, use it to excise soft tissue lesions such as porokeratotic lesions, neuromas, and other soft tissue masses. The LASER that is most often used in podiatric applications is the CO2 LASER. LASER surgery is quick, relatively painless, and has a fast recovery period. It is often performed in a doctor's office under local anesthesia.


 
 
New Orleans Podiatrist Premier Foot Specialists is a poidiatry office providing Laser Surgery, orthopedic, pain, diabetes, bunions and much more in New Orleans, LA. We also do Achilles Tendonitis, Allergic Contact Dermatitis , Athlete's Foot, Brachymetatarsia, Bunions, Calluses, Diabetic Foot Care, Flatfoot (Fallen Arches), Ganglions, Haglund's Deformity, Hallux Rigidus, Hammertoes, Heel Pain/Fasciitis, Infections, Injuries, Ingrown Toenails, Metatarsalgia, Morton's Neuroma, Onychomycosis, Osteoarthritis, Pediatric Foot Care, Plantar Warts, Plantar Fasciitis, Posterior Tibial Dysfunction, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Running Injuries, Sesamoiditis, Sprains/Strains, Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome, Tailor's Bunion, Tendonitis, Toe Deformities, Xerosis and all work related in the 70126 area and surrounding areas in New Orleans