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Excise keratoacanthomas with CO2 laser

laser Infundibular keratinizing removal

By Andrea Cannon, DVM   |   November 2016

Surgical excision using a scalpel is not practical as it requires longer anesthesia, wide excisions and sutures. Learn how an Aesculight CO2 laser may be used to excise numerous infundibular keratinizing acanthomas.

VIDEO – Turtles in Trouble – Prepping for Laser Surgery

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Dr. Sue Chen of the Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists, is presented with two green sea turtles covered with tumors caused by the fabropapilloma-associated turtle herpesvirus.

Use CO2 laser on gingival enlargement

laser gingival enlargement

By Jan Bellows, DVM, DAVDC, DABVP, and Elizabeth McMorran, DMV   |   October 2016

Laser gingivectomy allows precise removal of excess tissue and simultaneous hemostasis with less discomfort compared to use of a scalpel.

New Support Hours

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We have changed our call center hours to better align with your surgical schedules. Our new hours are Monday – Friday, 7:00 AM – 3:30 PM Pacific Time.

VIDEO – Elongated Soft Palate Laser Surgery

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Frenchie, a female French bulldog, was presented with respiratory issues due to the brachycephalic syndrome. She had small nasal openings (stenotic nares) and an elongated soft palate.

Chronic feline stomatitis? Try extraction, CO2 laser

laser cat stomatitis

By Jan Bellows, DVM, DAVDC, DABVP   |   September 2016

We have used the Aesculight CO2 laser in most of our chronic stomatitis cases. The laser’s ease of use and efficacy have proven the benefit of Aesculight in hundreds of cases.

2017 WVC – Soft Tissue Laser Surgery Symposium

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PAST EVENT   |   Posted: January 25, 2017

Join presenters Christopher Winkler, DVM, DABLS; William E. Schultz, DVM; and David Duclos, DVM, DACVD at the upcoming symposium on Sunday, March 5, 2017 at the WVC in Las Vegas, NV.

Reduced pain and other benefits of the 10.6-micrometer CO2 laser: As seen in clinical studies

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Post-Op PAIN related quotations from soft tissue CO2 laser oral surgery case studies.

Use CO2 laser to excise trichoblastoma

trichoblastoma laser excision

By Christopher Winkler, DVM, DABLS   |   August 2016

The laser offered excellent hemostasis, and complete excision went without complication or damage to the underlying vessels. The removal of the mass was expected to be curative.

2017 NAVC – Everyday Laser Surgery with Advanced CO2 Lasers, Accessories and Techniques

navc 2017 vet laser surgery session

PAST EVENT   |   Posted: January 6, 2017

Join presenters John C. Godbold, Jr., DVM and Peter Vitruk, PhD, MInstP, CPhys, DABLS, at the evening speaker session on Saturday, February 4, 2017 from 5:30-6:45pm prior to the 2017 NAVC in Orlando, FL.

Comparing Veterinary Surgical Lasers

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Learn about some of Aesculight’s advantages over the imported newcomer veterinary laser through a side-by-side comparison of their specifications.

Comparison of the Influence of CO2-laser & Scalpel Skin Incisions on Surgical Wound Healing Process

co2 laser vs scalpel healing

By L. Miguel Carreira and Pedro Azevedo   |   June 2016

This study evaluates the influence of CO2 laser and scalpel skin incisions on the surgical wound healing process.