Laser kidney stone treatment makes use of short and intense infrared light pulses. ESWL or lithotripsy uses sound waves which due to their vibration can fragment stone to dust form.
These waves or pulses as called are very safe as they only effect hard stone and not the soft tissue of urinary system.
One can also have an option to avoid open surgery and get kidney stone removed.
Patients recover very fast as there are no stitches and no muscles are damaged.
In todays world we can treat kidney stones using ureteroscopy with laser lithotripsy. The risks involved are minimal and blood loss is very rare .Hospital acquired infection are rare as hospital stay is minimal.
Patient recovery is fast and whole experience is quite gentle to the patient.