Patient Education

Our team of professionals and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well-being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics, which can be found on the side of each page. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you.

As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.

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Patient Education
... Acne and rosacea Acne Acne scars Acne products: How to avoid allergic reaction Acne: Tips to help you see clearer skin Adult acne Isotretinoin: Treatment for severe acne Rosacea Rosacea: Skin Care Do's and Don'ts Bumps and growths Keratosis pilaris Moles Seborrheic keratosis Color problems Acanthosis nigricans Melasma Melasma:Tips to Make It Less Noticeable Tinea versicolor Vitiligo Contagious skin diseases Genital warts Head Lice Herpes simplex Impetigo Molluscum contagiosum Nail fungus Ringworm Scabies Shingles Warts Cosmetic treatments Before getting cosmetic treatment, ask questions Botulinum toxin therapy Fillers Microdermabrasion Tattoo removal Dry / sweaty skin Dry skin Hyperhidrosis Eczema / dermatitis Atopic dermatitis Contact dermatitis Dyshidrotic eczema Neurodermatitis Nummular dermatitis Stasis dermatitis Eczema: Tips to help children feel better Eczema Bleach bath therapy Hair and scalp problems Alopecia areata Hair loss Scalp psoriasis Itchy skin Bedbugs Hives Poison ivy, oak, and sumac Painful skin / joints Hidradenitis suppurativa Psoriatic arthritis Scleroderma Rashes Lichen planus Lupus and your skin Pityriasis rosea Scaly skin Actinic keratosis Psoriasis Psoriasis Skin Care Guide Psoriatic arthritis Seborrheic dermatitis Skin cancer Basal cell carcinoma Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP) Imiquimod: A treatment for some skin cancers, genital warts Melanoma Next steps after a melanoma diagnosis Merkel cell carcinoma Sebaceous carcinoma Squamous cell carcinoma Skin cancer in people of color Skin Cancer Prevention Who's got your back Can you spot skin cancer...

Our Services
... Acne Boils Eczema Moles (Nevi) Psoriasis Rashes Rosacea Skin Cancers Warts Wrinkles Thermage BOTOX Cosmetic Birthmarks Cysts  Dermatitis  Chemical Peels diolite532 Laser Laser Hair Removal Laser Skin Treatment Hair Infections Microdermabrasion Restylane Sclerotherapy Sculptra Fraxel Limelight Laser Shingles Varicose Veins Fillers Poison Ivy Skin Pen (Microneedling) Acne Acne is the most frequent skin condition seen by medical professionals...

Rashes
... Chronic skin problems, such as acne, psoriasis or seborrheic dermatitis...

Chemical Peels
... These peels have been shown to help improve acne, skin tone and texture, reduce the appearance of hyperpigmentation, and diminish the appearance of fine line and wrinkles...

Microdermabrasion
... Microdermabrasion can help improve mild scarring and mild wrinkles due to sun damage and acne, or correcting age spots and other pigment problems...

How Can Your Dermatologist Treat Your Acne?
Acne is one of the most common and yet one of the most challenging skin problems people face...

Rejuvenate Your Skin With Microdermabrasion
...Of course, if you’ve spent years basking in the sun to get the perfect tan or you had acne as a teenager that has now left scars, you may be looking for a treatment option that will be able to reduce or even get rid of these issues and improve the texture, tone, and overall appearance of your skin...

Skin Pen
SkinPen Microneedling | Fight Facial Acne Scars | Bellus ...

How to Treat Facial Scarring
... From traumatic injuries to acne, there are a variety of reasons why you may be dealing with facial scars; however, it doesn’t mean you have to live with them for the rest of your life...

Everything You Need to Know about Keratosis Pilaris
... Rough, scaly patches that are sometimes itchy White or red bumps that look like acne Bumps on the arms, legs, cheeks or butt An increase in symptoms during the winter If you’ve said “yes” to any of these symptoms above, then your bumps may be the result of keratosis pilaris...

Dealing With Irregular Skin Pigmentation
... Sun exposure, acne, genetics and hormonal changes can trigger or worsen irregular pigmentation...

Are You Dealing With Acne?
Discover helpful acne-fighting tips and trick to achieve clearer skin...

Acne
Adult acne: The number of adults who have acne is growing...

Acne scars
  Acne scar treatment: This woman's dermatologist treated her acne scars (left) with acne scar surgery and laser therapy...

Acne products: How to avoid allergic reaction
A few people who used a non-prescription acne product have developed a serious allergic reaction...

Acne: Tips to help you see clearer skin
Acne is the most common skin condition in the United States...

Adult acne
Adult acne: This 25-year-old woman has had acne for years and gets the typical deep, inflamed pimples and cysts common in adult acne...

Isotretinoin: Treatment for severe acne
  Acne can diminish quality of life: Studies show that acne can decrease self-confidence and cause one to avoid social situations...

Rosacea
... Papulopustular rosacea: Redness, swelling, and acne-like breakouts...

Keratosis pilaris
...“Keratosis pilaris and prevalence of acne vulgaris: a cross-sectional study...

Ringworm
...) Swollen lymph nodes Raw, open skin Raised soft, spongy skin that weeps fluid A skin problem that looks like acne, folliculitis, or another skin condition Some men feel tired and rundown...

Microdermabrasion
... Dark spots that can appear when acne starts to clear...

Chemical peels
...Dermatologists use chemical peels to treat some types of acne and conditions that discolor the skin...

Laser hair removal
...Do you get razor bumps or acne-like breakouts when you get rid of unwanted hair...

Hidradenitis suppurativa
...   Hidradenitis suppurativa: Overview Also called acne inversa What is hidradenitis suppurativa...

Seborrheic dermatitis
... Acne, rosacea, or psoriasis...

Basal cell carcinoma
... Overexposure or long-term exposure to x-rays, such as patients who received x-ray treatments for acne in the 1940s...

Squamous cell carcinoma
... Overexposure or long-term exposure to x-rays, such as patients who received x-ray treatments for acne in the 1940s...

Nummular dermatitis
...Isotretinoin, a prescription medicine sometimes used to treat severe acne, seems to increase the risk for this skin problem...

How to Shave
... Men who have acne should take special care while shaving...

Get the most from your skin care products
...From anti-aging serums to acne medications, many adults and teens regularly apply medications or treatments to their skin...

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How to Apply Sunscreen How to Style Hair Without Damage Rosacea: Skin Care Do's and Don'ts Skin Cancer Prevention Manicure and Pedicure Safety Psoriasis Skin Care Guide Eczema: Tips to help your child feel better How to Shave Skin Self-Exam: How to Do Face Washing 101 How to Apply Self-Tanner Acne: Tips to help you see clearer skin Wrinkle Remedies Tips for Healthy Hair Get the most from your skin care products Tips for Healthy Nails How to remove gum without cutting hair Dry skin relief Coloring and perming tips Eczema Bleach bath therapy Preventing skin conditions in athletes Tips for treating poison ivy How to Treat sunburn Melasma How to care for tattooed skin How to care for pierced ears How to Treat Diaper Rash Skin Care on a Budget Who's Got Your Back...