PDT Skin Treatment – Removal Of Sun Damaged Skin Cells
Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is used mainly to treat superficial skin cancers. PDT is very effective in the treatment of superficial basal cell carcinomas and actinic keratoses. It PDT is also beneficial in the treatment of thin, small, and low-risk nodular basal cell carcinomas on the outside of the neck and head area.
PDT is non-invasive and can successfully treat inflammatory, neoplastic, and infectious skin conditions.
TREATMENT OF PRE-CANCEROUS SKIN CELLS
- Avoid direct sun exposure 2 weeks before & after
- Avoid vitamin A & prescription skincare for 1 week
- No products on skin for appointment (i.e. makeup, artificial tan, moisturiser)
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What Skin Conditions Can Be Treated By PDT?
- Actinic keratoses
- Seborrheic keratoses
- Cystic acne
- Acne vulgaris
- Extremely oily skin
- Basal cell carcinoma
- Squamous cell carcinoma
- Uneven skin tone, and
- Bowen’s disease
What Can I Expect After The PDT Treatment?
How Much Photodynamic Therapy Will I Need?
How Much Does It Cost?
An initial consultation is $65 (including GST).
The cost per treatment starts from $300 (including GST) noting that the price varies depending on the size of the area treated).
There is a small rebate from Medicare for this treatment.
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