The Vascular Birthmarks Foundation Dr. Linda Rozell-Shannon, PhD President and Founder

International Laser Treatment Centers

  • Dr. Philip S. Bekhor, 503, Elgar Road, Box Hill, 3128, Melbourne, Victoria, Tel: 9890 1844, Fax: 9890 2270
  • Dr. Halbert (she has rooms in Wellington West Perth and Cottesloe), ph +61 (0)8 93217641, + 61 (0) 8 93851441
  • Carl Vintulo, +61 (australia) (0) 892242177 or 089 92242244, email
    Dr. Margaret Pascoe, Royal Children’s Hospital, 03 9345 6441.
  • Dr. Tony Moore, Adelaide Plastic Surgery Association, Memorial Hospital, North Adelaide, South Australia phone – 8267-1800
  • Dr. Shim’s Plastic Aesthetic Clinic,Dong Seo Blvd.,2F 9-8 Cheong Dam Dong,Kangnam Ku,Seoul, Korea 135-100, Tel. 82-2-515-1191, Fax 82-2-515-1193
  • National Skin Centre Singapore, 1 Mandalay Road Singapore 308205, Tel : +65-2534455, Fax : +65-2533225
  • Mr. Gary Pope, Photogenica Sales Rep., sells Photogenica lasers in the Asian region, he can provide info. on doctors & hospitals who bought the Photogenica laser, Asian Marketing Resources,Hong Kong, Tel 852-2-592-9504, Fax 852-2-812-2539 (Editor’s Note: it has been reported that this info is no longer valid).
  • THE DERMATOLOGY CENTRE, Dr. Ricky Kannee Schachter, Dr. Daniel Shachter, Dr. Anne Curtis, 208 Bloor St. West, Suite 403, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3B4, 416-922-9620 phone, 416-922-4358 fax
  • Dermatology Associates. Dr. R.A.W. Miller, Dr. A.H. Murray, Dr. Scott J. Murray, 6088 Coburg Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Phone 902 425-8038, fax 902-421-1580
  • LaserDerm, Ottawa, Dr. Dudley, Dr. Sharyn Laughlin, 800-361-3376
  • Dr. Benjamin Fisher, Ricky Kanee Schacter, Dermatology Ctr. Laser Unit, Women’s College Hospital, 76 Grenville Street, 8th Floor. Toronto, Ontario M5S 1B6
  • Sigmacon, Candela distributor, 416-665-6616 for the latest in current locations.
  • THE ULSTER HOSPITAL, DUNDONALD, BELFAST, Head of Clinic: Dr Julian Handley, M.D., F.R.C.P., Address: Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast BT16 0RM, Telephone: 02890 550430 Fax: 028 9048 1166 E-mail:
  • Oshiro Laser Institute, Shinano-machi, Tokyo which is about 10 min. from Shinjuku
  • CANDELA KK (Japan), Knit Building, 3F, 9-5 Ryogoku 2 chome, Sumida-ku, Tokyo 130, Japan. 81-3-3-846-0552, Fax: 81-3-3-846-0553.
  • Dr. Jorge Ocampo in Monterrey Mx. with the V- BEAM
  • Candela Distributor: Arfamex, Av. Revolucion no. -1875 – Mezz. Col. San Angel C.P. 01000, Mexico, D.F. Tel – 55501056, e-mail –
South Africa
  • Candela distributor: OMNIMED Pty. LTD, Contact: Robert Samson, BUS: 011-27-11-792-7120, FAX: 011–27-11-792–7084. 7 Hans Strydom Ave, Cnr. Aimee Strasse, 2194 Randburg, South Africa.
  • Dr. Luigi Polla, Forever Laser Insitute, Geneva, 011-41-22-318-60-51, Candela VBeam
  • LaseMed in Switzerland at 41-71-454-7030
  • Phillip Mas at 011-33-1-30-5231-68 is Candela’s distibutor in France.
  • Candela Europe at 011-31-40-2-46-4939
  • Ankara Lazer Merkezi, Caldiran Sokak, Kolej, Ankara, Tel : 0 312 431 0991
United Kingdom
  • South Cleveland, Middlesbrough, Cleveland, UK
  • Middlesbrough General, Middlesbrough, Cleveland, UK
  • Leeds Dermatology Laser Centre, Leeds Centre for Dermatology, The General Infirmary at Leeds, Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK. Consultant in charge: Dr Rob Sheehan-Dare. Telephone: +44 (0113) 3922295, Fax: +44 (0113) 2341154, E-mail: The Leeds Dermatology Laser Centre is the largest National Health Service laser centre in the UK. We provide a full range of laser treatments to both National Health Service and privately funded patients, but have a particular interest and expertise in the treatment of port wine stains and other vascular naevi. We have facilities for treatment of both adults and children (under general anaesthetic).
  • The laser clinic at the Royal Free Hospital, London. The dermatology department in this large central London NHS hospital has a laser clinic and they provide NHS treatment for a variety of conditions and also offer limited range of fee paying cosmetic services.
  • Dr. Lowe, Cranley Clinic, 3, Harcourt House, 19A Cavendish Square, London W1M9AB, 0207-499-3223
  • Dr. Harper, Dept. of Derm., Great Ormond Street Hospital, Hospital for Sick Children, Great Ormond St., London WC1N3JH, 0207-829-8668
  • Ms. Barrett, General Manager, Laser Clinic, 22, Harley St., London, W1, 0171-636-8483
  • Lister Hospital, Laser Suite, Chelsea Bridge Rd., London, SW1W 8RH, 0207-730-3417 x467
  • Dr. Nield, Plastic Surgeon, M.I.T.U., London Clinic, 20 Devonshire Place, London W1N 2DH, 0171-935-4444
  • Dr. Darley, Derm., Out Patients, Sussex Nuffield, Warren Rd., Woodingdean, Brighton BN2 6DX, East Sussex, 01273-624488
  • Dr. Walker, Dept. of Dermatology, Wellington (Humana) Hospital, 8a Wellington Place, St. John’s Wood, London NW8 9LE, 0171-586-5959
  • Wellington (Humana) Hospital Dermatology, Walker N.P.J. 0207 586 5959
  • London Clinic M.I.T.U., Nield D. 0207 935 4444
    Stamford Hospital Laser Suite, Hart Bernie 0208 636 9000
  • Dr. Richard Barlow & Dr Andrew C Markey MD FRCP, St. John’s institute of Dermatology, St Thomas Hospital, London, 020 7928 9292 ext 1422