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.
It may surprise you to hear skin cancer rates are higher in Delaware, Vermont, and Minnesota than in California, Florida, and Texas. But it’s true! It’s a phenomenon we dermatologists have understood for quite some time—people in states with intermittent sun exposure are less vigilant in preventing sunburn. Anyone who has lived in the Midwest … Read More ›
What is a co-payment?
A patient’s payment, a portion of the cost at the time of the service is rendered. This could be on office visit or any other encounter at a physician’s office.
What is co-insurance?
This is the amount a patient owes after insurance has been filed. For example, most insurance companies … Read More ›
The Internet is such an integral part of our everyday lives that it’s often hard to imagine what it was like to live without it—let alone remember what it looked like when we first started using it. But the look and feel of the Internet is constantly changing, and many of the websites that we … Read More ›
Grooming, or preening, is essential behavior to many species. From cats to birds to chimpanzees, social animals implement specific grooming behaviors to stay healthy and clean, to bond with other members of their group, or to attract a mate. As a species, humans are no different, but how and why we groom ourselves is far … Read More ›
We are very excited to announce we are expanding our Lincolnshire location and adding another physician, Dr. Monika Kaniszewska, who hails from the Chicago area and graduated magna cum laude from the University of Illinois with a degree biomedical engineering. She also earned a Master of Science from Northwestern University in Biomedical Engineering. She then … Read More ›
Noreen Kruis, Client Service Representative
When did you start with Advanced Dermatology?
I started with Advanced Dermatology in June of 2017.
What should patients know to help them experience a smoother check in or check out when they arrive at the practice?
One of the best ways to make check-in easier is to fill out the patient … Read More ›
If you’re planning to get a tattoo, sleep on it. And not just for a night—at least a few months. That’s what we found when we surveyed 600 people with tattoo regret. The big takeaway: 3 out of 4 people who suffer from “tattoo regret” didn’t plan for the tattoo beyond a few weeks. Yikes! … Read More ›