The importance of applying sunscreen cannot be emphasized enough, but do you know just how much sunscreen you should be applying each time? Experts recommend Lotions, foams and sprays that prevent sunburns are tested at 2 milligrams per SQUARE CENTIMETER of skin to determine the sun protection factor, or SPF. The Wall Street Journal said [...]
Wearing sunscreen, seeking shade, wearing protective clothing, and not using a tanning bed are the best ways to prevent melanoma and other skin cancers! Frequent self skin exams and yearly skin checks with a board-certified dermatologist are the best ways to catch skin cancer early for optimal treatment results!
What is Dermatopathology? Did you know that Dr. Elizabeth Anderson and Dr. Quyn Rahman are both fellowship trained and hold dual board certifications in Dermatopathology?The Association of American Medical Colleges defines dermatopathologists as "having the expertise to diagnose and monitor diseases of the skin including infectious, immunologic, degenerative, and neo-plastic diseases. This entails the examination [...]
Sunscreen is one of the best ways to prevent skin cancer and can help prevent signs of aging! With so many options on the shelves, do you know how to choose the best kind? Watch this short video produced by The American Academy of Dermatology to learn more about choosing sunscreen. Choose sunscreen with SPF [...]
Dr. Elizabeth Anderson, Dr. Quyn Rahman, Dr. Adam Wright, and Lindsey Best FNP-BC are proud to announce Anderson and Rahman Dermatology has a new name! We are now Knoxville Institute of Dermatology. Our website is changing to www.dermatologyknoxville.com. If you have any questions please call the office (865) 450-9361 Knoxville Institute of Dermatology Knoxville Office: [...]
May is Melanoma Awareness Month! The Skin Cancer Foundation recommends monthly self-exams and a yearly skin check with a Board Certified Dermatologist. Frequent skin exams are key for early detection of Melanoma. Schedule your yearly exam at either the Knoxville, TN location or at the Lenoir City, TN location with Dr. Elizabeth Anderson, Dr. Quyn [...]