Acne is the most common skin condition in the United States. Although it’s common, accurate information about acne can be scarce. This can make it difficult to get clearer skin.
Full Body Cancer Screen
A yearly visit is recommended for everyone, at this appointment your Dermatologist will examine your body from head to toe, and then a treatment plan with be discussed for future appointment.
Skin lesion excision is a procedure in which the surgeon removes a cancerous skin lesion and an area of surrounding tissue called the margin.
Mohs surgery is an improvement to standard surgery (local excision), which involves removing the visible cancer and a small margin of surrounding healthy tissue all at once. Mohs surgery allows surgeons to verify that all cancer cells have been removed at the time of surgery. This is a two day procedure.
A biopsy in which a small, round sample of tissue (such as skin) is obtained by using an instrument with a circular blade. A provider will choose to do this procedure to verify a diagnosis for a changing mole or other spots of concern.
Light therapy, or phototherapy, can improve the symptoms of psoriasis in many people. Light therapy works by reducing skin inflammation and slowing down the production of skin cells.