LaserCare Cosmetic Centers provide cosmetic laser care and medical-grade advanced skin care services in the Greater Boston are.
At our Reading locations, we have served thousands of satisfied for over 20 years. Our skin care and laser treatment experts pride themselves in providing the greatest safety, confidentiality, and excellent results paired with outstanding customer service. Our customer feedback on Yelp can speak to that.
Mark A. Latina, M.D.
Co-founder of LaserCare Cosmetic Centers, Dr. Mark Latina is an internationally renowned laser expert. He is Associate Clinical Professor at the New England Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, on staff at the New England Medical Center and holds appointments at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and the Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts. As the founder of LaserCare Center, he provides laser training and on-going education for all LaserCare Cosmetic Centers staff.
Dr. Latina is a practicing ophthalmologist and an active researcher with a focus on laser applications and development. He has pioneered several new laser procedures for the treatment of glaucoma and holds numerous patents, which include the development of “Dye-Enhanced Gonioscopic Laser Sclerostomy” and “Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty.” Currently, Dr. Latina serves as a consultant for Lumenis Laser, Palo Alto, CA. where he is involved in overseeing the FDA clinical trials for the selective laser trabeculoplasty procedure that he developed.
Dr. Latina completed his residency in ophthalmology at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School in 1985. He was awarded a Heed Ophthalmic Foundation Fellowship and pursued subspecialty training in glaucoma, also at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. Currently, he serves as a member of the staff at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and as a member of research staff at the Wellman Laboratories of Photomedicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital and the Schepens Eye Research Institute, Harvard Medical School.
He has published more than 40 scientific papers and book chapters, and also participated as a guest lecturer or faculty member in over 30 symposium and medical continuing education courses.
Loretta Andreottola, RN, RE
Co-founder and co-owner of LaserCare Cosmetic Centers.
Loretta is a MA Registered Nurse and Registered Electrologis and has been practicing in Reading and Boston for over 20 years. Her background includes extensive medical experience and education relating to the field of skin and hair including surgical nurse and burn unit nurse at the Peter Bent Brigham Hospital in Boston and wound care nurse and consultant in nursing homes throughout Massachusetts. In 1982, Loretta founded the Loretta Andreottola Hair Removal Center in Reading, MA.
She has over 15 years’ of full time experience in laser hair removal and cosmetic laser treatments, supported with intensive training. Loretta also held nursing positions in cosmetic dermatology and plastic surgery administering Botox® injections and facial fillers.
Many services at LaserCare including: Laser Hair Removal, IPL, Laser Skin Resurfacing, Botox and Facial Filler Injections, and assists in many surgical procedures including blepharoplasty and lipo-suction are performed by Loretta herself.
Loretta is a member of ASLMS (American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery) and has served on the board of directors for the non-profit organization “Sanborn Place, Home Care & Day Services“.
LaserCare Cosmetic Centers Staff
Lindsay Brown, BS, LME, CLT
Lindsay has been a practicing laser hair removal technician for more than 10 years.
She is certified in Laser Hair Removal by The Laser Training Institute, a training division of Professional Medical Education Association, Inc. in Florida, whose curriculum provides training on medical laser systems & safety for the medical and esthetic community.
Lindsay also holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology from the University of Massachusetts Lowell. She is extremely competent and experienced with a caring touch.
Lauren Andreottola, BS, LME, CLT
LaserCare is known for excellent results in the treatment of acne, and Lauren is the “Acne Guru”.
Lauren brings her skill and experience as well as a warm, friendly and empathic approach to both the Reading locations. In addition to acne, she also provides advanced skin treatments such as ultrasonic treatment, facials, chemical peels and microdermabrasion.
She is a medical esthetician and laser technician with 10 years’ experience in Laser Hair Removal, IPL (skin treatment for Rosacea, broken capillaries and brown spots) and Laser Skin Resurfacing. She is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology, Criminal Justice, Legal Studies, and also the Bojack Academy of Esthetics.
Additionally, Lauren has trained with Allergan and Obagi Medical Companies on their Prescription Medical Grade Skin Care Lines. When she is not at work, some of Lauren’s favorite activities are horseback riding, cooking, and spending time with her 3 nephews.
Joanne Nickerson, LME
Joanne is available for eyelash extensions, Lashcara and eyelash and eyebrow tinting as well as skin care in both of our Reading locations!
Denisse Martinez, RE
Denisse brings many skills to LaserCare. Along with being fluent in Spanish, Denisse is a Registered Electrologist and Velashape specialist. Her education includes University of Puerto Rico with a major in microbiology and the Electrology Institute of New England. Denisse received Velashape training directly from the manufacturer, Syneron-Candela.