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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

Psoriasis in warmer weather, Spring 2014 Newsletter

Now that spring is approaching, most people are looking forward to shedding extra layers of clothing and getting back into warm-weather attire. However, for those who deal with difficult skin conditions such as psoriasis, the coming warmer weather may often

Psoriasis… and Your General Health

As the colder and drier weather approaches, many individuals will notice a worsening of their skin conditions. Those who deal with psoriasis often notice a quite substantial worsening of their symptoms. Psoriasis is an inherited condition which can affect the

What is Pityriasis Rosea? What is Psoriasis?

As autumn approaches, our providers at Advanced Dermatology expect to see a predictable shift in the types of skin issues that they diagnose and treat. Many skin conditions tend to follow a seasonal pattern. For example, pityriasis rosea (PR) is

Biologics and XTRAC for Psoriasis

While we look ahead to the warmer spring days, we must continue to manage the negative effects that cold and dry conditions have on our skin. Unfortunately, many people have skin issues that tend to worsen with the colder seasons.


Psoriasis is a chronic skin disease which commonly causes red scaling patches on the elbows and knees. It can occur anywhere on the body and ranges in severity. For years psoriasis was frustrating to treat due to a limited amount

Laser for Psoriasis and Vitiligo

Our patients have been very pleased with their results from the XTRAC Excimer Laser over the last year and a half! Many patients have achieved a greater than 75% improvement in their psoriasis and facial vitiligo has repigmented an average

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