Acne & Acne Scars


Acne affects millions of adults and teenagers every year. Standard therapies for acne include topical creams, washes and antibiotic pills. More aggressive therapies offered by Poole Dermatology include Acne (Chemical) Peels, Acne Surgery, Microdermabrasion, and Isotretinoin/Accutane. Laser and Light sources represent an alternative treatment for acne without the side effects of antibiotics or Accutane.

Lasers and Light Sources that may be used to treat Acne include:

  • V-Beam
  • Whisper Erbium (Laser Peel)

Acne Scars

Acne scars are permanent reminders of prior acne damage. Laser therapy of acne scarring has offered powerful new, effective alternatives for this very difficult condition. These scars can take many different shapes, sizes and forms and therefore may require a number of different approaches. Therapies commonly employed for acne scarring may include: excision, punch excision, punch elevation, subcision, dermabrasion, and chemical peels.

Laser and Light Sources that may be used to treat Acne Scars include:

  • Vbeam
  • Matrix Fractional CO2
  • Whisper Erbium
  • UltraLight-Q 1064
  • GentleYag

Book an Appointment

If you're a Cosmetic Patient, please call our office to schedule your appointment
(504) 838-8225

Poole Dermatology - Laser Center of New Orleans

111 Veterans Blvd. Ste 406
Metairie, LA 70005

Call us: (504) 838-8225

Hours of Operation

Monday: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Tuesday: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Wednesday: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Thursday: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Friday: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

About Our Practice

At Poole Dermatology - Laser Center of New Orleans, our goal is to provide each one of our patients with high quality, personalized and compassionate care for all your dermatology needs. Our range of services include adult and pediatric general medical dermatology, surgical dermatology, skin cancer surgery and the latest advances in cosmetic and laser surgery... Read More & Meet Our Providers

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Now Offering Online Dermatology Visits

We are utilizing the latest video-conferencing technology to connect you with our Dermatologists from the comfort of your home. A visit only takes a few minutes to complete. If you need a prescription, your dermatologist can send it to your local pharmacy electronically.