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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... Acne Boils Chicken Pox Cysts Eczema Hair Infections Mohs Surgery Moles Poison Ivy Psoriasis Rashes Rosacea Scars Shingles Skin Cancers Varicose Veins Warts Wrinkles​ Acne Acne is the most frequent skin condition seen by medical professionals...

Protecting Your Skin from Sun Damage
... Sun Exposure Linked to Cancer Sun exposure is the most preventable risk factor for all skin cancers, including melanoma...

Everything You Need to Know About Skin Cancer
... Skin cancers fall into two major categories: melanoma and non-melanoma...

Got Warts? When to see Your Dermatologist for Treatment
... The American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) recommends visiting your dermatologist if you have any of the following: Any doubt that the skin growth is a wart, as some skin cancers resemble warts A wart that appears on your face or genitals Several warts A wart that is painful, itchy, burns or bleeds A weak immune system Diabetes Because HPV is contagious, you’ll want to take a few extra precautions to keep it from spreading, including: Avoid scratching or picking your warts...

Molluscum contagiosum
...It also is used to treat stubborn warts and some skin cancers...

Warts
...Some skin cancers look like warts...

Actinic keratosis
...When found early, most skin cancers can be cured...

Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP)
... Some patients develop new DFSPs or other skin cancers...

Imiquimod: A treatment for some skin cancers, genital warts
... Some patients, however, continue to get new AKs, skin cancers, or genital warts...

Skin cancer in people of color
...Found early, most skin cancers, including melanoma, can be cured...