Resource Library

  • What is Electrodessication & Curettage?

    Electrodessication and curettage is a procedure used for the treatment of skin cancers. It’s most commonly used for superficial skin cancers usually on the trunk and extremities. A scraping is…
  • What is Psoriasis?

    Psoriasis is the most common autoimmune disease in the United States. It affects 2% to 3% of the entire population. Psoriasis is not just a dermatologic disorder. It is a…
  • Excisions for Mohs Therapy Skin Cancer Treatment

    There are various modalities used when treating skin cancers. Mohs micrographic surgery is a highly specialized treatment used for skin cancers mostly on the head and neck area or cosmetically…
  • What is Pediatric Atopic Dermatitis?

    Atopic dermatitis is basically eczema in children and babies. That probably affects about 10 to 20% of the population. That commonly presents with a baby with a red, itchy, scaly…
  • What is Seborrheic Dermatitis?

    Seborrheic dermatitis is actually one of the most common reasons that an adult patient will visit the dermatologist. Probably affects 10 to 20% of the population. It will typically present…
  • What is Eczema?

    Eczema is a fairly generic term which really means a red, itchy, scaly rash. Actually I have a textbook eczema that’s this thick. So there’s many, many types of eczema…
  • What is Atopic Dermatitis?

    Atopic Dermatitis is basically eczema in children and babies. That probably effects about 10-20% of the population. That commonly presents with a baby with red, itchy, scaly rash typically in…
  • What is Allergic Contact Dermatits?

    Contact dermatitis, of which you can have an irritant contact dermatitis, which means some sort of chemical or outside source that causes an itchy, red, and scaly rash on the…
  • What is Stasis Dermatitis?

    Stasis dermatitis is a type of eczema or dermatitis that we typically see in our senior patients. Basically, in our veins we have valves that are like a V and…
  • Acne Treatments

    Beyond prescription medications, we offer a number of services in our office. So for example, if you have these nodules or you have a really inflamed breakout that’s not responding…