MonaLisa Touch Frequently Asked Questions

MonaLisa Touch Frequently Asked Questions

What is the MonLisa Touch?

MonaLisa Touch is a gentle laser therapy that delivers controlled energy to the vaginal wall tissue. It restores vaginal health by generating new collagen, elastin and vascularization.

Where can I have this done?

The MonaLisa Touch is an in-office procedure performed by your gynecologist.

Does the procedure hurt?

The procedure requires no anesthia. Some patients  may experience some discomfort the first time the probe is inserted, but the actual treatment is not painful. Many patients report that it feels like a gentle vibration.

How long does it take?

Patients receive three treatments, spaced six weeks apart, which each take less than 5 minutes to perform.

How long does it last?

Patients should expect to come back annually for a maintenance treatment.

*Your doctor will determine with you is follow up treatments are required.

What are my limitations after the procedure?

Patients should refrain from sexual activity for 2-3 days. Your doctor will determine a post-procedure regime that is right for you.

For which patients is this treatment appropriate?

The MonaLisa Touch is appropriate for any female suffering from issues from a decline in estrogen, as well as those who are experiencing symptoms as a results of a hysterectomy or breast cancer treatments.

Is this procedure safe for women with breast cancer?

Yes, the MonaLisa Touch therapy is particularly well suited for patients who cannot, or prefer not to receive estrogen therapy.

How much does the procedure cost?

Please feel free to contact our office for pricing information.

Is the procedure be covered by insurance?

At this time the procedure is not covered by insurance. Call our office for your free consultation!