Article Processing Charge (APC):

  • For providing researchers with Open Access and freely available content, since the beginning of October 2019, publishing an article in the Journal of Laser in Medical Sciences requires payment of an APC that will be billed to the corresponding author following acceptance for publication. These fees are used to cover the costs of providing and maintaining a publication infrastructure, managing the journal, and processing the manuscripts through peer-review and the editorial procedure. No submission charges, page charges, or color charges exist apart from the APC. The fees are demonstrated in the table below:

                                                       Iranian Authors*          Non-Iranian Authors*

  • Research Article              25,000,000 Rails               300$
  • Review Article                  20,000,000 Rails               300$
  • Case Series / Reports     15,000,000 Rails               300$
  • Other Type                        15,000,000 Rails               300$

*updated in October 2021

    • The authors confirm that they have agreed to pay an Article Processing Charge (APC) after acceptance of the article. For international authors, APC is 300 US dollars which should be paid to Paypal email to and then the receipt should be sent to For fast tracking articles the charge would be 400 US Dollars (For request please email to
    • For Iranian authors, the APC is 15,000,000 Iranian Rials which is billed for the corresponding author and should be paid to Bank account Refah bank: 246984545. After payment, the receipt should be sent to .for fast-tracking articles the charge would be 20000000 rails.

(For request please email to