Author: Meagan Duffy

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surgical dermatologist

Surgical Dermatology: Common Procedures Explained

Many Americans will make an appointment to see their dermatologist when they have issues with acne, psoriasis, eczema, and other common skin problems. But you might not realize that a dermatologist is often the specialist of choice when dealing with more serious diagnoses and treatments...

5 Common Skin Ailments

Skin ailments are more common than you'd imagine. A report released in the spring of 2017 shows that thousands of people used the services of a dermatologist in a period of 12 months, amounting to a whopping $34.77 million. This number alone should give you an...

Are Varicose Veins Killing You?

If you are a medical dermatologist, chances are you know all about varicose veins. However, for the average person, other than sort of knowing what they look like, many people don't know what these veins are or how they impact health. Swollen, twisted veins that can...

treatment for acne

Cystic Acne: Dos and Don’ts to Follow

Acne is an incredibly common skin condition, but that doesn't mean that living with it is easy. If you suffer from cystic acne, you may suffer from low self-esteem while struggling with discomfort and physical pain. But if you have cystic acne, you might not...

pediatric dermatology

Scrubbing Away Confusion About Microdermabrasion

Whether you are an adolescent coping with that frustratingly ubiquitous acne and requires pediatric dermatology, or the parent of that awkward adolescent who just wants to get back some of that youthful glow, anyone can benefit from aesthetician services. Visits to the dermatologist are incredibly...

cosmetic dermatology

3 Reasons to Consider Cosmetic Dermatology

A consumer survey conducted by the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery found that 70% of those responding have considered cosmetic surgery. In 2016, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery reported that Americans spent over $15 billion on aesthetic procedures, which was an increase of...