Surgical Dermatology

Twenty percent of US adults will have some form of skin cancer by the time they’re 70, but women, in general, are being diagnosed with skin cancer—and at younger ages. Spectrum Dermatology encourages everyone to get an annual skin check, but especially if you’ve ever...

When it comes to yearly exams, a lot of people are more diligent about seeing their primary care physician and dentist compared to seeing their dermatologist. Spectrum Dermatology regularly sees patients who want to treat acne or undergo an aesthetic treatment, but not nearly as...

Even though it’s important to wear sunscreen year-round, there is a higher risk of sun damage in the summer months. Spectrum Dermatology specializes in treating and preventing a wide range of skin conditions, including skin cancer. There are various types of skin cancers, and melanoma...

Everyone should see a dermatologist at least once per year for a skin check or mole check. However, at Spectrum Dermatology, a lot of patients are getting their first skin check in their 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s and beyond. While it’s true that most skin...

Spectrum Dermatology encourages everyone, no matter their risk factor, to opt for a yearly skin exam. Every year, nearly an additional 100,000 Americans are diagnosed with melanoma—the deadliest form of any cancer. However, the good news is that any skin cancer, including melanoma, is easy...

What would you do if you woke up to find a sudden skin growth? Seborrheic keratoses are a type of benign tumor that can seemingly appear overnight, and for many Spectrum Dermatology patients they are a cause of immense stress—but don’t worry. These growths are...

Not only are there various types of skin cancer, but it can also present in different ways. Only an expert, like a dermatologist at Spectrum Dermatology, can diagnose skin cancer and catch it early. Most people know that a “strange” looking mole might be a...

There are various types of skin cancers, and any type of cancer can have a lot of misinformation about it. At Spectrum Dermatology, patient safety is our top priority. Although many clients come to the clinic for aesthetic issues, it’s always a good idea to...

Nothing is scarier than the “Big C,” and the Skin Cancer Foundation has some startling facts about the various types of skin cancers. Spectrum Dermatology encourages everyone to schedule an annual skin check and take precautions when it comes to minimizing sun damage. According to...