Buckhead Office

3379 Peachtree Rd NE, Suite 500

Atlanta, GA 30326

Mon. - Fri.: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Roswell Office

11755 Pointe Place, Suite B-2

Roswell, GA 30076

Mon. - Fri.: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

The Truth About Sunburns

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The average adult has experienced a sunburn at least once in their lifetime. However, what may seem as a temporary discomfort can actually be serious skin cell damage that never goes away. In fact, sun-damaged skin is a leading cause of skin cancer – so it is worth protecting yourself and understanding what is really […]

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Is It Possible to Have a Sun Allergy?

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During the early spring or when the skin hasn’t seen the sun for a long period of time, it is common to experience a skin reaction to the sun. While sunburns are common, so is another sun-induced skin condition called Polymorphous Light Eruption or PLE. PLE is not the same as sunburn, and often presents […]

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Spring Break 2018: How Will You Prepare Your Child for the Sun?

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Spring break is either here or very near for your Atlanta family. As your kids rush outdoors to soak up the long-awaited sunshine, make sure you do your part to protect their skin. The fresh rays on their pale winter skin can be especially harmful if you don’t take proper measures. Did you know that […]

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Why Choose Mohs Surgery?

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Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) are two of the most common types of skin cancer. When detected, it is important that the cancerous tissues be removed promptly. Fortunately, there is a remarkable surgical technique that is used to remove BCC and SCC. Mohs surgery, also known as Mohs micrographic surgery, is […]

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Can My Lips Get Skin Cancer, Too?

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Skin cancer remains the most common type of cancer in the United States. While it is easy to understand how the face, back of the hands and neck are susceptible to skin cancer, many people fail to consider their lips. The lips, just like the rest of your skin, are just as susceptible to skin […]

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Skin Cancer and Your Child

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Can kids get skin cancer? Absolutely. In fact, even though melanoma is the least common skin cancer overall, it is the most common type of skin cancer in children. Unfortunately, melanoma is also the most serious, as it can easily spread to other regions of the body. The leading culprit to melanoma is exposure to […]

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3 Reasons Why Seniors Should See A Dermatologist

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There is no question that our bodies encounter changes as we age. The effects on our skin can be significant. There are certain skin-related disorders that the aging population is more likely to encounter. Without prompt diagnosis and treatments, these skin conditions can become painful and quite disruptive. They can even influence one’s overall well-being. […]

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Are Those Sunspots?

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Many patients come to our office with concerns of sunspots on their skin. It is one of the most common skin conditions that we diagnose. Sunspots are medically termed “actinic keratosis” (AK). Sunspots develop when the skin is damaged from UV rays or indoor tanning. They appear as dry, scaly and rough patches of skin […]

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Skin Cancer and Your Child

mother and daughter

Can kids get skin cancer? Absolutely. In fact, even though melanoma is the least common skin cancer overall, it is the most common type of skin cancer in children. Unfortunately, melanoma is also the most serious, as it can easily spread to other regions of the body. The leading culprit to melanoma is exposure to […]

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The ABCs of Mole Checks

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Some people have just a few moles, while others of us have an entire body covered in them. For such individuals, it may be more difficult to detect a new mole. Why would it be important to identify a new mole on your body? Only 25% of melanomas are from existing moles, which means that […]

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Buckhead Office

3379 Peachtree Rd NE, Suite 500

Atlanta, GA 30326

Roswell Office

11755 Pointe Place, Suite B-2

Roswell, GA 30076