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Laser Therapy

Laser Therapy services offered in Groton, CT

Laser Therapy

Integrated Dermatology of Groton in Groton, Connecticut, is a state-of-the-art dermatology practice that uses advanced laser technology to treat skin conditions and beauty concerns. Robert Ecker, MD, FAAD, Luanne Hespeler, MPAS,PA-C, and Christopher Thompson, MPAS, PA-C, provide laser therapy for hair removal, tattoo removal, and skin rejuvenation. Call today to schedule your laser therapy appointment.

Laser Therapy Q & A

What is laser therapy?

Laser therapy refers to the use of laser light for therapeutic purposes. Many areas of medicine use laser tools to treat various health needs and conditions. Integrated Dermatology of Groton provides laser therapy for medical and cosmetic dermatology care. 

The state-of-the-art dermatology practice has many types of laser tools to address a wide range of concerns, including laser hair removal to get rid of unwanted hair and laser therapy for tattoos to get rid of unwanted skin art.

What types of laser therapy are best for me?

The team at Integrated Dermatology of Groton conducts a thorough evaluation when you come in for a consultation to understand your concerns, goals, and skin. They talk to you about your treatment options, which may include laser therapy. 

Laser therapy tools available at Integrated Dermatology of Groton include:


Morpheus8 is a skin-rejuvenating tool that combines microneedling with radiofrequency energy. This tool stimulates collagen production in the deep layers of your skin to improve tone and texture.


Fractora is a skin resurfacing tool that uses fractional laser energy to heat the deep layers of your skin, boosting collagen production for a smoother, clearer complexion. The team uses the Fractora laser to treat fine lines and wrinkles, hyperpigmentation, and visible blood vessels.

Intense pulsed light (IPL) laser

IPL laser therapy is a skin rejuvenating treatment that improves the look and health of your skin from the inside out. The team uses the IPL laser to treat acne, acne scars, hyperpigmentation, and broken blood vessels.

DEKA laser

The DEKA laser is an advanced aesthetic tool the team uses to remove unwanted hair and tattoos. 

I’m sensitive to pain. What does laser therapy feel like?

The team at Integrated Dermatology of Groton customizes your laser therapy plan based on your cosmetic concerns and goals. They review the details of your treatment plan so you know what to expect.

They may apply a numbing lotion to your skin before starting your laser therapy to reduce discomfort. Depending on which laser therapy they use, you may feel a warming or snapping sensation during your treatment.

You may experience temporary redness and swelling following your laser therapy. 

Laser therapy is a safe and effective treatment for many skin concerns. Call Integrated Dermatology of Groton today to book an appointment.