Compilation of Rules and Regulations of the State of Georgia
Department 360 - RULES OF GEORGIA COMPOSITE MEDICAL BOARD.
Chapter 360-35 - LASERS
Rule 360-35-.05 - Practice

Universal Citation: GA Rules and Regs r 360-35-.05

RULE 360-35-.05. Practice

(1) Assistant Laser Practitioners may practice as follows:

(a) May perform cosmetic laser services which means nonablative elective cosmetic light based skin care, photo rejuvenation, or hair removal using lasers or pulsed light devises approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration for noninvasive procedures under the on-site supervision of a physician licensed by the Board or a licensed senior laser practitioner.

(b) Shall have patients examined by a consulting physician, or a physician assistant who is a licensed cosmetic laser practitioner or advanced registered practice nurse who is a licensed cosmetic laser practitioner prior to service.

(c) On-site supervision and an examination prior to treatment as described herein are not required for the performance of laser hair removal and pulsed light treatments.

(2) Senior Laser Practitioners may practice as follows

(a) May perform cosmetic laser services including nonablative elective cosmetic light based skin care, photo rejuvenation, or hair removal using lasers or pulsed light devises approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration for noninvasive procedures.

(b) May supervise assistant laser practitioners in the performance of cosmetic laser services as defined in the law.

O.C.G.A. ยงยง43-34-5, 43-34-242, 43-34-244, 43-34-248.

(Original Rule entitled "Practice" adopted. F. Sep. 14, 2015; eff. Oct. 4, 2015.)
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