Advanced Dermatology Blog
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Patients who suffer from rosacea often have a myriad of symptoms including facial redness, pustules, bumps and blood vessels. Uncontrolled, disease can often be embarrassing and lead to a diminished quality of life. The National Rosacea Society estimates over 16 million Americans suffer from rosacea. The actual cause of the disease has been elusive … Read More ›
Basal Cell Carcinoma is the most common type of skin cancer in the United States. Basal Cell Carcinoma is believed to be caused principally by the sun and occur more commonly in fair skinned individuals who sun burn easily. Basal Cell Carcinoma usually presents as a “pearly” bump in the skin or as a … Read More ›
Cardiovascular Comorbidities in Patients with Psoriasis: The Dermatologist; Volume 23, Issue 4, April 2015 ›
Psoriasis is a chronic, autoimmune disease that appears on the skin as red scaly patches. Any part of the body can be affected. Many patients with psoriasis experience itching, pain and debilitation from their skin lesions. The prevalence of psoriasis is dependent on ethnic and genetic factors. Although we don’t completely understand all of the … Read More ›
Photodynamic therapy or PDT is a highly effective treatment for pre-cancerous lesions of the skin called actinic keratoses or AK’s. Actinic keratoses are scaly or crusty growths found on sun-exposed areas of the skin such as the face, ears, bald scalp and back of the hands, forearms and legs. Although the most AK’s … Read More ›
Pregnancy is a time filled with excitement, nervousness, and joy. Along with these exciting emotions often come other, not so pleasant, effects of pregnancy like acne and facial skin discoloration. While treatment options are limited during pregnancy, they are available. Acne occurring during pregnancy can be treated with prescription and cosmeceutical topical products. Read More ›
Acne is the most common skin disease in the United States affecting 40 to 50 millions of Americans. Acne usually begins in adolescence but can occur at any age even affecting adults in their 30s, 40s and 50s. Luckily, there are many acne treatments available today which allows us to customize each … Read More ›
It is head spinning to decipher which treatment is needed for which wrinkle. We will break down two of the most popular anti-aging facial treatments, neurotoxins and facial fillers, to help you decide which treatment is best for you.