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Tattoo Removal in Colorado



Tattoo Removal 411 is the premiere resource for finding tattoo removal specialists in Colorado.

We provide a directory of specialists in CO specializing in tattoo removal procedures such as Laser Tattoo Removal, Intense Pulsed Light Therapy (IPL), Excision and Dermabrasion. If you have questions regarding tattoo removal or just want to learn more about the procedure, we invite you to contact one of our doctors for a private consultation.

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Bare Necessities Laser Clinic 5231 S Santa Fe Dr, Littleton, CO 80120 Update your listing
Colorado Laser Clinic 1985 Dominion Way Ste 100, Colorado Springs, CO 80918 Update your listing
Colorado Laser Clinic 2123 N Academy Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80909 Update your listing
Colorado West Dermatology 2530 N 8th St Ste 205, Grand Junction, CO 81501 Update your listing
Dermacare Laser & Skin Care 9898 Rosemont Ave, Lone Tree, CO 80124 Update your listing
Dermatology and Laser Institue of Colorado Pc 206 W County Line Rd Ste 340, Littleton, CO 80129 Update your listing
Expert Laser Clinic 101 University Blvd Ste 220, Denver, CO 80206 Update your listing
Ink-B-Gone 12032 Melody Dr, Denver, CO 80234 Update your listing
Ink-B-Gone Inc 124 W 5th Ave, Denver, CO 80204 Update your listing
Motazedi Robert T Md 1985 Dominion Way, Colorado Springs, CO 80918 Update your listing
Pikes Peak Tattoo & Piercing 902 N Circle Dr Ste 201, Colorado Springs, CO 80909 Update your listing
Rocky Mountain Laser Clinic 250 Steele St Ste 206, Denver, CO 80206 Update your listing
R-U-Tattooed 5352 Montebello Ln, Colorado Springs, CO 80918 Update your listing
The Dungeon Inc. 503 Main Street, Canon City, CO 81212 Update your listing
Western Slope Derm-Path Services 2530 N 8th St, Grand Junction, CO 81501 Update your listing


What To Expect From Tattoo Removal



by: Aurel Radulescu

For one reason or another, individuals often decide to have a tattoo removed. Perhaps it depicts a former love that is no longer a part of that personís life or perhaps they just no longer want that specific tattoo on their body. Whatever the reason, it often becomes a consideration and one that must not be undertaken without some serious thought.

If you are considering having a tattoo removed, the first thing to do is to make an appointment with a local physician or dermatologist in order to discuss your wishes. He/she will examine the tattoo, itís condition and will then determine which method is the best for complete removal. It is important to note that tattoo removal does involve surgery which, in itself, does carry potential risks and side effects. Even the simplest surgery can result in complications, so be sure to consider tattoo removal very carefully. This is why it is so important to make sure that you really want the tattoo before going ahead with itís application.

In most cases, your physician or dermatologist will be able to give you a step-by-step explanation of how the procedure will be done, how long it will take and what type of recovery you can expect. Understandably, the site of surgery will be tender for some time and will likely result in some type of scarring. However, with time both will lessen until the scarring is minimally visible. The ultimate answer as to the level of scarring will depend on the size of the tattoo. A larger image will result in a larger scar than, for instance, a small butterfly tattoo. As one would expect, certain areas of the body are more sensitive and are therefore more likely to be sensitive to pain.

Once a decision has been made to remove the tattoo, an appointment will be made for the procedure. This may or may not be an outpatient surgery, which will determined by any complications that arise during the procedure, the patientís overall health and/or the likelihood of an allergic reaction to any medication given. Often, patients are held overnight for observation before being sent home. It is important that patients speak with the surgeon regarding any possible risks associated with the procedure.

The cost of having a tattoo removed can be quite high, especially if the tattoo is large. The majority of health insurance companies will not cover these costs unless the tattoo must be removed for medical/health reasons. Otherwise, the full financial responsibility will be assigned to the patient who must then figure out a way to pay for the surgery. Many hospitals offer a payment plan to those who cannot afford the total cost upfront. Arrangements for any type of payment plan must be made prior to the surgery and must be approved through the hospitalís billing department.

This article is to be used for informational purposes only. The information contained herein is not intended to be used in place of, or in conjunction with, professional medical advice or recommendations for tattoo placement. Before deciding on getting a tattoo or having one removed, the patient must consult a licensed medical doctor for medical advice and/or to determine the best course of action for his/her individual healthcare needs.

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