Laser treatment for warts

Trial ID:
IRB-18-7226
E. Victor Ross, M.D.
This study will use the NanoPulse Stimulation laser device to treat non-genital treat warts on the hands or fingers. Patients may have up to 2 treatments. After treatment patients will come in for follow-up visits at 7 days, 30 days, 60 days and 90 days.

Inclusion Criteria

  • Be between 21 and 70 years of age
  • Have a minimum of 2 common warts on the hands or fingers
  • Meet all other eligibility criteria

Exclusion Criteria

  • Have an implanted electronic device (e.g. automatic defibrillator, pacemaker, cochlear implants for hearing loss)
  • Have allergies to Lidocaine or Lidocaine-like products

Additional Info

  • Current treatments include freezing or chemicals and often do not provide good results. The NPS device delivers a timed series of very low thermal energy pulses under the skin and may be able to remove the wart without the need for surgery or other destructive methods.

Contact Info:

  • Heather catchpole
  • catchpole.heather@scrippshealth.org