There can be pain, itching, inflammation, dry patches, and leaking raised bumps. It’s uncomfortable, inconvenient, unsightly, and unbearable. It’s called eczema and it can keep you from living your best life if you don’t stay proactive. Our team at Dermatology and Plastic Surgery of Arizona would like to offer you some relief from your [...]
Spending time outdoors is truly wonderful! The heat of summertime invites more people outside to do a wide variety of recreational activities that put a new and fun spin on their exercise routines. Spending time outdoors also has a significant positive effect on one’s health and well-being. With the additional time outdoors in the [...]
Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer. Knowing your own skin and your normal pattern of moles, freckles, and blemishes is important to finding skin cancer early. Early detection is the best way to prevent melanoma from becoming a serious problem. So, how often should you get a skin cancer check? The [...]
What are the Benefits of Going to a Practice that Specializes in Both Dermatology and Plastic Surgery?
Often, dermatologists and plastic surgeons do similar, overlapping work that help patients look and feel their best and sometimes even perform some of the same procedures. However, they have different training and experience. Some treatments are best performed by a dermatologist, while others require the expertise of a plastic surgeon and some procedures benefit [...]