Advanced Dermatology Blog

Read our blog to hear what Dr. Taub and her medical staff have to say about the latest medical and cosmetic treatments.

Swimmer’s Itch and Hot Tub Folliculitis ›

Summer fun is all about swimming in a lake or hitting some water slides making happy family memories. However, there are two common itchy skin rashes which can develop after these activities we should be familiar with.

Swimmer’s itch, also known as cercarial dermatitis, is a rash which occurs after swimming or wading in … Read More ›

Photorejuvenation ›

Years of unprotected sun exposure to the skin adds up and often leaves the skin wrinkled, dull and full of brown spots and redness. Photodamaged skin can be cosmetically displeasing and more likely to develop pre-cancerous lesions and skin cancer. Thankfully, the sun damage in the skin can be corrected by a procedure called Read More ›

Preventing & Treating Hypertrophic Scars & Keloids Fall/Winter Newsletter 2016 ›

The Dermatologist; Volume 24, Issue 2, February 2016

Thick, ropey scars which develop after surgery or injury can be painful, itchy, and embarrassing for patients. Preventing the formation of these scars and proper treatment of developed scars is possible to reduce uncomfortable symptoms and improve the appearance.

First, we must understand how these types of … Read More ›

Vitamin D Advice, Spring/Summer 2016 Newsletter ›

All humans need a good level of vitamin D for bone and other organ health. The source of vitamin D, how much vitamin D we need, and the potential benefits from vitamin D have, at times, been controversial.

The first controversy is the source of vitamin D. Should we receive our vitamin D through intentional, … Read More ›

Intensif, Spring/Summer 2016 Newsletter ›

Smoothing away wrinkles and crepey skin of the face and neck is now easier, less painful and without much after effect than ever with the addition of Intensif to our armamentarium of anti-aging treatments. Intensif is a cutting edge technology that combines the benefits of the heat from radiofrequency energy with precise microneedling to produce … Read More ›

Clear + Brilliant Perméa, Spring/Summer 2016 Newsletter ›

New technology has emerged to more effectively brighten the skin as well as diminish unwanted brown pigment. It is a laser treatment called Clear + Brilliant Perméa™. Clear + Brilliant Perméa™ is a a very gentle laser treatment that improves freckling, sun damage and melasma. It can be performed on men and women of all … Read More ›

Humira® Approved by FDA to Treat Skin Disease ›

Hidradenitis Suppurativa is a chronic skin condition where tender pimple-like bumps appear in the skin. Most commonly, the bumps develop in the underarms and groin, and the onset of the disease is usually during puberty. Hidradenitis suppurativa can be debilitating for patients because of intense pain, spontaneous rupturing of pus filled bumps, and continued uncontrolled … Read More ›

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