Fillers

What are Fillers? Injectable wrinkle fillers can give you a more youthful look for a fraction of what a traditional facelift costs. Most will fill …

Frown Lines

Say good by to frown lines. Botox and Dysport are approved to reduce the lines that form on the forehead and around the eyes. What …

Photodynamic Therapy

Photodynamic therapy (PDT)  Treatment Photodynamic therapy (PDT) is a treatment that uses a drug, called a photosensitizer or photosensitizing agent, and a particular type of …

Lasers

The first lasers used to treat skin conditions occurred over 40 years ago. Argon and carbon dioxide (CO2) lasers were commonly used to treat benign …

Cryotherapy

Cryotherapy refers to a treatment in which surface skin lesions are frozen. Cryogens used to freeze skin lesions include liquid nitrogen. This is the most …

Chemical Peels

A facial peel refers to the application of one or more chemicals to the face which ”burn” off damaged cells. Chemical peels are sometimes applied …

Skin Biopsy

A skin biopsy is when a piece of skin is removed from the skin. The skin will then be sent to a pathology laboratory where …

Mohs Surgery

WHAT IS MOHS SURGERY? Moh’s surgery is a specialized, highly effective technique for removing skin cancers. It was developed in the 1930’s by Dr. Frederick …

Wound Care

Patient instructions for care of a wound after surgery You will have a bulky “pressure dressing” on the surgery area. KEEP THIS DRESSING DRY. Keep …

Squamous Cell Carcinoma

It is the second most common skin cancer after basal cell carcinoma. It afflicts more than 200,000 Americans each year. It arises from the top …