15215 S. 48th St.
Suite 120

Phoenix, AZ 85044
602-833-8038
3011 S. Lindsay
Rd. Suite 111
Gilbert, AZ 85295
480-470-7677
36359 N. Gantzel
Rd. Suite 103

San Tan Valley, AZ 85140
480-470-8303
3102 E. Indian School Rd.
#140

Phoenix, AZ 85016
602-461-8155
20950 N. Tatum
Blvd #350

Phoenix, AZ 85050
602-461-7662
1729 North Trekell
Rd. #124

Casa Grande, AZ 85122
520-866-0460
1242 E. McKellips
Rd. #103

Mesa, AZ 85203
480-470-7933
230 S. 3rd St.
Suite B-4

Phoenix, AZ 85004
602-313-0747
 

Photo Dynamic Therapy Post Treatment Care (Levulan Blue Light)

Post treatment care:

  1. Avoid sunlight or bright indoor lighting for the next 48 hours. This includes bright windows, fluorescent and incandescent lighting. Limit time at computer screen, exercise caution with prolonged TV exposure and sit >10 feet from TV.
  2. If you must go outdoors during the first 48 hours post treatment, use a thick coat of sun blocking agents containing ingredients such as zinc oxide to treated areas. You may reapply every 2 hours to provide maximal coverage. Protect the head, face, ears, and neck by wearing a wide-brimmed hat or similar head covering of light, opaque material. Wear long sleeves and pants if extremities are treated. Light weight gloves should be worn to cover backs of treated hands.
  3. Keep skin well moisturized with gentle cleansers and moisturizers such as CeraVe or Cetaphil Gentle Cleanser and Aquaphor healing ointment. Avoid all products that may irritate or exfoliate.
  4. Use cool compresses or ice packs as needed for swelling or itching.
  5. Tylenol or Advil may be taken according the manufacturer recommendations for tenderness or discomfort.
  6. Daily use of SPF 30 sunscreen is recommended. Examples of acceptable sunblocks are Neutrogena Broad Spectrum or sunscreens with zinc oxide or titanium oxide.

After treatment, you may experience the following:

  1. Peeling or flaking of the skin
  2. Redness
  3. Dark spots
  4. Swelling
  5. Stinging/burning- usually lasts 24 hours
  6. Tenderness
  7. Oozing

These effects usually resolve in 5-7 days and should be resolved in 3-4 weeks.

These effects usually resolve in 5-7 days and should be resolved in 3-4 weeks.

  1. Severe pain
  2. Open, weeping skin
  3. Blisters
  4. Temperature >100.5

Note: Follow up with Physician/Technician approximately 6 weeks post treatment.

 
Our Offices

Ahwatukee:
15215 S. 48th Street, Suite 120
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Phone: 602-833-8038
Fax: 480.706.8157
 
Gilbert:
3011 S. Lindsay Road, Suite 111
Gilbert, AZ 85295
Phone: 480-470-7677
Fax: 480.355.1999
 
San Tan Valley:
36359 N. Gantzel Road, Suite 103
San Tan Valley, AZ 85140
Phone: 480-470-8303
Fax: 480.664.3661
 
Downtown Phoenix:
230 S. 3rd St. Suite B-4
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Phone: 602-313-0747
 
Central Phoenix:
3102 E. Indian School
Rd. #140
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Phone: 602-461-8155
 
North Phoenix:
20950 N. Tatum Blvd #350
Phoenix, AZ 85050
Phone: 602-461-7662
 
Casa Grande:
1729 North Trekell Road, #124
Casa Grande, AZ 85122
Phone: 520-866-0460
 
Mesa:
1242 E. McKellips Road, #103
Mesa, AZ 85203
Phone: 480-470-7933