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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Our Services
...This is an ideal treatment for hyper-pigmentation, hypo-pigmentation, acne scars, fine lines and wrinkles, traumatic scars and stretch marks that can be used anywhere on the body and is ideal for any skin type...

Our Staff
...Buchness has had extensive training in the use of Botox®‚ fillers and volumizers for the treatment of facial wrinkles and loss of volume‚ and laser for treatment of sun damage‚ blood vessels‚ rosacea‚ dark spots‚ and hair removal...

News
... Stroke Drug Kills Bacteria That Cause Ulcers And Tuberculosis A drug currently being used to treat ischemic strokes may prove to be a signifi Scientists Map Sensory Nerves In Mouse Skin, Findings Could Hold Clues For Pain Management Johns Hopkins scientists have created stunning images of the branching patterns Adalimumab May Improve Quality Of Life For Patients Suffering From Hidradenitis Suppurativa - A Serious Skin Disease Adalimumab may reduce inflammation and pain and improve quality of life for pat Hepatitis C Drug May Cause Fatal Skin Reactions The oral hepatitis C drug telaprevir (Incivek) will now come with a boxed warnin Scientists Can Now Gauge Skin's True Age With New Laser Technique Wrinkles, dryness, and a translucent and fragile appearance are hallmarks of old Hair Practices May Be Barrier To Physical Activity For Some African-American Women A study that surveyed 103 African-American women suggests that nearly 40 percent Using Metathesis In The Lab To Transform Compounds In Essential Oils Into Highly Valuable Personal Care Product Ingredients In a new approach for tapping biomass as a sustainable raw material, scientists Study Gives A New Perspective On The Importance Of The Extracellular Matrix In The Aging Process As we get older, the trillions of cells in our body do too...

We are proud carriers of top of the line sunscreens!
...Sunscreen will protect you from sun damage and skin cancer as well as slow the development of wrinkles...

Medical Services
... Acne Moles (Nevi) Psoriasis Rashes Rosacea Skin Cancers Warts Wrinkles Phototherapy We offer narrowband UVB phototherapy and PUVA for patients with psoriasis, vitiligo, cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, and other diseases...

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...