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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Protecting Your Skin from Sun Damage
...Dangerous ultraviolet B (UVB) and ultraviolet A (UVA) rays damage skin, which leads to premature wrinkles, skin cancer and other skin problems...

Other Procedures
...This type of laser is used for treating fine lines, wrinkles, brown spots, acne scars...

Cosmetic Services
... JUVÉDERM® treatment options include: Restore youthfulness to your facial shape Soften hollows under your eyes, Lift corners of your mouth Fill nasolabial folds and marionette lines Smooth lines and wrinkles Enhance lips Sculptra® Aesthetic is made with biocompatible, biodegradable, synthetic material called Poly-L-lactic acid, which is gradually and naturally absorbed by the body to rebuild lost collagen through a series of treatments...

Medical Services
...Read More » Wrinkles Wrinkles are a natural part of the aging process...

Specials
... Package of 3 Treatments 15% off Special Pricing $1,020 Friends don't let friends skip sunscreen Sunscreen 10% off Get Freedom from Wrinkles with Juvederm Collection of Fillers Save $50 off all 1ml syringes Summer Savings for All Own your look with Botox Cosmetics and receive Botox for $11...

Wrinkle Prevention: Minimize Fine Lines and Maximize Your Youthfulness
The telltale signs of aging skin—wrinkles, puffy eyes, age spots—may start to appear as we grow older...

Smooth Away Your Wrinkles in Minutes: Is Botox Right for You?
Forehead wrinkles...

The Best Tips for Keeping Your Hands Looking Young - Hands Down
...It’s no wonder the skin on our hands becomes thinner, develops wrinkles and sun spots and loses its radiance over time...

Peel Away Years for a Younger You
If you’re bothered by fine lines, wrinkles, acne scarring or an uneven skin tone, or if you are looking for a simple way to rejuvenate your skin, chemical peels may be a good option for you...

Indoor Tanning: Is it Worth the Risks?
...wrinkles, spots and sagging skin), and can contribute to skin cancer...

MediSpa
...Lines and wrinkles are signs of aging, but aging exist at every layer of the facial structure, including skin, fat-pads, muscles and bone...

Hyperhidrosis: There's Help for Excessive Sweating
... Botox Botox, a popular cosmetic procedure known for treating wrinkles, may also be used to safely control hyperhidrosis...

Healthy Tan or Damaged Skin? How to Detect and Prevent Sun Damage
... Wrinkles - As the sun depletes collagen and elastin, the substances that keep skin firm and flexible, skin sags and wrinkles appear which make you look older...

Aesthetic Services
... Microneedling Microneedling is a non-laser approach to treating fine lines, wrinkles and scarring...

Financing
...   Here are just some of the dermatologic procedures that you can pay for with your CareCredit health and beauty credit card:   Deductibles, co-pays and portions not covered by insurance Skin exams and screenings Laser and light therapy Age spots Chemical peels Microdermabrasion Spider vein and varicose vein treatment Acne treatments Psoriasis Rashes Mohs surgery and other FDA-approved skin cancer procedures Aesthetic treatment of fine lines and wrinkles Injectables and Fillers (Botox® Cosmetic, Dysport™, Xeomin®, Juvederm®) Tattoo removal Click below to pay your CareCredit Statement:  

Rejuvenate Your Skin With Microdermabrasion
... Since this treatment removes the outer layers of the skin, it can reduce the appearance of acne scars, lines and wrinkles, stretch marks, age spots and other imperfections...

How to Treat Facial Scarring
...Dermabrasion is used to effectively reduce the appearance of wrinkles, fine lines, enlarged pores and acne scars...

The Benefits of Botox
...It can remove your wrinkles...

Botulinum toxin therapy
...  When treating fine lines and wrinkles, the dermatologist injects botulinum toxin into targeted muscles on the face or neck...

Chemical peels
...  Whether you receive a chemical peel to diminish signs of aging or treat a skin condition, you can see: Fewer lines and wrinkles...

Tattoo removal
...  2Thinkstock image   References: American Academy of Dermatology, “New and improved laser and light treatments take aim at cellulite, fat, tattoos, wrinkles, and sagging skin...

Dry skin
...Without a change in your skin care, dry air can make fine lines and wrinkles more noticeable...

Dyshidrotic eczema
... Botulinum toxin is FDA approved to treat wrinkles and excessive sweating in the underarms — but not DE...

Skin Care on a Budget
...This helps prevent sun damage that could lead to wrinkles, age spots, or even skin cancer...

Wrinkle Remedies
...Getting a tan from the sun or a tanning bed exposes you to harmful UV rays that can accelerate aging, causing wrinkles, age spots, a blotchy complexion and even skin cancer...

Caring for your skin in menopause
... Jowls, slack skin, and wrinkles In menopause, skin quickly loses collagen...

How do I know if I'm using the right sunscreen?
...Studies show that daily use can reduce your risk of: Skin cancer, including melanoma, the most-serious skin cancer Precancerous skin growths that can turn into skin cancer Signs of premature skin aging like age spots, wrinkles, and leathery skin Sunburn Melasma Dark spots on your skin that can appear when acne, psoriasis, or another condition clears Step 2: Consider your skin type, skin conditions, and other needs By limiting your sunscreen choices to ones that contain the 3 essentials, you’ll still have quite a few options...

How to care for your skin in your 60s and 70s
... The benefits of healthy skin care habits include: Prevent (or clear up) a blotchy complexion Retain skin’s youthful firmness longer Reduce fine lines and wrinkles Keep complexion looking brighter and younger Avoid leathery skin Reduce skin cancer risk To help you create your own anti-aging skin care plan, you’ll find key healthy skin care habits below...

Skin tightening can diminish loose skin
...A good moisturizer can plump up your skin, making fine lines and wrinkles less noticeable...

Cosmeceuticals and Your Skin
...Cosmeceuticals include: Anti-aging products that can reduce wrinkles, smooth rough skin and brighten skin tone Creams and lotions that can lighten skin Sunscreen What all these products have in common is the ability to change your skin in order to improve its appearance...

Dangers of Tanning
... WRINKLES UV exposure can increase the signs of aging on your skin...

Facial Rejuvenation
... Treatments provided by dermatologists can: reduce wrinkles treat sun damage restore fullness to the skin improve skin tone and the appearance of blotchiness eliminate visible blood vessels HOW DOES A DERMATOLOGIST TREAT AGING SKIN...

Mature Skin
... WHAT CAUSES WRINKLES...

Squamous Cell Carcinoma
...UV rays from the sun and tanning beds can cause skin cancer and premature aging, like wrinkles...

Your Dermatologist and Insurance
...Examples include: Mohs surgery, a specialized treatment for removing skin cancer; The use of lasers for the treatment of birthmarks, blood vessels, scars, sun damage, tattoos, unwanted hair, and wrinkles; and Tumescent liposuction, a technique developed by dermatologists that removes fat deposits and requires only local Enhancing your skin’s beauty Some dermatologists improve the health and appearance of your skin with a variety of cosmetic treatments, including filling in or smoothing out wrinkles and scars, eliminating spider veins or skin discolorations, laser and light treatments to improve the appearance and texture of your skin, and removing or replacing hair...