Actinic Keratosis Laser Treatment

Actinic Keratosis (also known as a “pre-cancer”) is a red, scaly, rough patch on your skin that develops from sun exposure.

Actinic keratosis(AK) is a skin condition that can sometimes develop intosquamous cell carcinoma, a skin cancer. Actinic Keratosesoften appear in groups on areas of the body that are regularly exposed tosunlight, including the face, scalp, back of hands, ears, forearms, neck, and shoulders. They can appear asred scaly lesions, raised patches,orcrusty areas. Detecting actinic keratosesearly gives the patient the opportunity to treat the lesion and preventskin cancerbefore it develops. If diagnosed early, almost all actinic keratoses can be successfully treated. To learn more about actinic keratosisdiagnosis and treatment, contact a board-certified dermatologist at St. Petersburg Skin and Laser today.

What Lasers are used at St. Petersburg Skin and Laser to treat Actinic Keratoses?

Dr. Kesty has a variety of Lasers that can treat Actinic Keratoses. After a thorough consultation, you and Dr. Kesty will develop a unique treatment plan based on your unique skin.

Is Laser treatment of Actinic Keratoses covered by my insurance?

Laser treatment of Actinic Keratoses is FDA-approved, however it is not covered by insurance plans.

Am I a good candidate for Laser Treatment of Actinic Keratosesat St. Petersburg Skin and Laser?

People who have been diagnosed with actinic keratoses or who think they may have actinic keratoses may be candidates for Laser treatmentof Actinic Keratosesat St. Petersburg Skin and Laser.Dr. Kestywill gladly meet with you during a private consultation to answer your questions about actinic keratoses and formulatea customized treatment plan.

My patients want to look and feel their best at any age. I love that I can help them achieve that by combining state-of-the-art technology, the latest medical evidence, and my advanced skill set and artistic eye

Dr. Kat Kesty

Founder Of St. Petersburg Skin and Laser