Yearly Skin Exam

As the New Year approaches, people start thinking about holiday plans, visiting loved ones—and maximizing their FSA and HSA accounts. Spectrum Dermatology works with your insurance as well as FSA and HSA accounts. Although some of these accounts require you to complete all medical appointments...

The term "skin cancer" is well-known, and the key to addressing this common form of cancer is early detection and prevention. Before skin cancer, there is often actinic keratosis (AK), also known as solar keratosis or "pre-cancer." It presents as a crusty growth, often compared...

Melanoma can be both deadly and easy to remove when caught early. Spectrum Dermatology prioritizes the safety and comfort of all patients, which is why Mohs micrographic surgery is a preferred method. While skin cancer in early stages is simple to remove with an in-office...

A dermatologist is a critical part of your health care dream team, and it's just as important to see this specialist regularly as it is your general physician. That's why at Spectrum Dermatology, our priority is patient health and wellness. Many people only see a dermatologist...

The new year is right around the corner, and for many people, it’s time to hustle and make the most of insurance policies and HSA accounts. At Spectrum Dermatology, we accept every type of insurance and work with our patients to maximize health savings accounts (HSAs)....

You may have heard that sun exposure can lead to melanoma, but what exactly is it? Melanoma is the deadliest form of skin cancer. When skin cells are damaged by the sun or tanning beds, they can cause genetic defects that cause malignant tumors to...

Skin cancer affects tens of thousands of Americans every year. While many people die from skin cancer, the good news is that new treatments are discovered all the time. One effective treatment method that had been around for many decades is Mohs surgery. Mohs surgery was...

Your skin is with you for life, so it’s important to have a plan in place to keep it healthy. Botox and dermal fillers offer temporary results, so your long-term plan needs to include healthy habits that will keep your skin wrinkle-free and radiant. Skin...

Yes, summer has arrived, and it's time to start focusing on sunscreen and skin care protection. We all enjoy getting outdoors and getting into our golfing and hiking routines, but don't forget that the blazing summer sun can cause havoc to your skin. Know About Sunscreen...

It is recommended that monthly self skin checks be done by all individuals. It should be a head to toe evaluation so that any lesions or moles can be defected as changing, indicating the possibility of skin cancer. Skin cancers that are found early are...