Why Is Mohs Surgery a Preferred Treatment for Skin Cancer?

23 June 2020
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Mohs surgery is a surgical method used to treat skin cancer. It is usually done in either an operating room or in a physician's office that has a lab nearby. When this procedure is performed, layers of the cancerous skin are removed surgically and then studied under a microscope. The process is repeated until no cancerous skin cells remain in the skin. Many skin cancer patients prefer to have this type of treatment instead of going through chemotherapy and radiation to get rid of skin cancer. Read More …

Reasons To See Your Dermatologist

4 June 2020
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If you ran to the dermatologist every time you suffered a pimple or had a new freckle appear, you might as well camp out in their parking lot. While you may not want to go into see your dermatologist for every little thing, like the ones mentioned here, you do want to make sure you see them when it is important or helpful to do so. Here are some examples of times when you should go in to see the dermatologist:  Read More …

Don’t Remove A Mole At Home: It’s Too Dangerous

11 March 2020
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A mole is a common skin condition that is often harmless. So naturally, people sometimes head to their local pharmacy or organic grocer and purchase a bunch of ingredients for the purpose of removing the mole on their own. This idea might sound harmless, but it's always best for a medical professional to remove these growths.  Some Moles are Dangerous Overwhelmingly, moles are more of a cosmetic issue than one that is detrimental to your health. Read More …

4 Tips for Combating Dry Skin

5 February 2020
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Most people experience dry skin at some point in their lives. A new soap may leave their skin feeling tight and parched, or a particularly cold winter can cause your skin to feel raw. For people with dry skin, dryness is an everyday occurrence. Fortunately, you can find relief. If you suffer from dry skin, here are four tips that will help you combat it: 1. Use a gentler cleanser. Read More …

Laser Resurfacing To Reduce Facial Scarring

24 January 2020
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If you were in a motor vehicle accident last year and after the healing process, you were left with a visible scar, you may be self-conscious about your appearance. People may ask you often what has happened and this may result in you trying to cover up the scar with makeup. Instead of trying to conceal the scar, seek guidance through a dermatologist who uses laser resurfacing to treat facial skin. Read More …